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Rajon Rondo agrees to join Sacramento Kings on 1-year deal

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The Sacramento Kings and free-agent point guard Rajon Rondo have agreed to a one-year deal worth $9.5 million, according to several media reports. Rondo was the centerpiece in a blockbuster trade in December between the Boston Celtics and Dallas Mavericks. His brief stint with the Mavs was a disaster.  His most memorable moments in a Mavs uniform were a heated on-court exchange ...

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Kings request meeting with Rajon Rondo

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The Sacramento Kings have requested a meeting with free-agent point guard Rajon Rondo, reports Yahoo Sports. Kings VP Vlade Divac has called free agent guard Rajon Rondo and requested that he visit Sacramento, a source said. Contract not offered YET — Marc J. Spears (@SpearsNBAYahoo) July 1, 2015 Interest in Kings reciprocal by free agent point guard Rajon Rondo, source said. Rondo’s ...

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Why Rajon Rondo should sign with the Indiana Pacers

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Rajon Rondo appears to have concluded his tenure with the Dallas Mavericks after being ruled out indefinitely due to a back injury. Head coach Rick Carlisle made it clear that he doesn’t envision Rondo playing another game in a Mavericks jersey, and there is quite a bit of drama surrounding the Mavericks as they are down 2-0 in their series ...

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Report: Rajon Rondo out indefinitely with back injury

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Dallas Mavericks point guard Rajon Rondo has been ruled out indefinitely with a back injury, reports ESPN’s Marc Stein. Rondo had four points in 10 minutes in the Mavericks Game 2 loss to the Houston Rockets.  He played only 34 seconds in the second half. Coach Rick Carlisle was asked about Rondo’s effort in Game 2, but said nothing about an injury. “You can ...

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Rajon Rondo could sign max deal with Los Angeles Lakers?

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The Dallas Mavericks acquired point guard Rajon Rondo from the Boston Celtics earlier this season, and there is still a chance that he could re-sign long-term with them this offseason. That being said, he has been frustrated with his role quite often during his tenure with the Mavericks. Before the Mavericks ended up acquiring Rondo, he was planning to sign ...

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Rajon Rondo ‘extremely unlikely’ to remain in Dallas

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Dallas Mavericks point guard Rajon Rondo was suspended for Wednesday’s game after arguing with head coach Rick Carlisle in the locker room.  ESPN’s Tim McMahon reports that Rondo, an unrestricted free agent this summer, will not remain a Maverick long-term. The root of the Rondo-Carlisle crisis is a simmering disagreement about whether the Mavs were best off with the genius former Coach of the Year or brilliant ...

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Rajon Rondo suffered orbital fracture to left eye and nasal fracture

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Dallas Mavericks point guard Rajon Rondo suffered an orbital fracture to his left eye as well as a nasal fracture during Saturday’s game at Orlando, the team announced Monday. Rondo will not travel with the team this week to Golden State and Sacramento. Rondo was kneed in the face by teammate Richard Jefferson during the first quarter of the Mavericks game against the ...

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Rajon Rondo shines in emotional return to Boston

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Former Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo scored a career-high 15 first-quarter points, finishing with a season-best 29 in his return to Boston to lead the Dallas Mavericks to a 119-101 victory Friday night. “Obviously it was a special day today,” Rondo said, via Mavs.com. “I’m emotionally tired. I’m physically tired. I’m drained right now, and it was a tough game ...

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Rajon Rondo: Mavericks ‘expect me to play defense’

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Point guard Rajon Rondo admits he’s had to increase his defensive intensity since joining the Dallas Mavericks. “I haven’t played defense in a couple of years,” Rondo said, via Masslive.com’s Jay King. “I’ve been able to hide it a lot with Avery Bradley on the ball. He’s helped me out, the young guy. But here they expect me to play defense. And in the ...

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Rajon Rondo: ‘My time in Boston has meant so much’

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The Boston Celtics have traded Rajon Rondo to the Dallas Mavericks, which the All-Star point guard confirmed on Twitter Thursday night. Rondo said he has enjoyed his time in Boston over the last eight-plus years, but looks forward to joining the Mavericks talented starting five. “My time in Boston has meant so much,” Rondo said on Twitter. “I’ve grown up with ...

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