Boston Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo has been out for almost a year after tearing the ACL in his right knee. For months there was no specific timeline for his return, but on Thursday it was revealed that Rondo will return on Friday night to face the Los Angeles Lakers.
The Boston Celtics are in full rebuilding mode around new head coach Brad Stevens, and a huge key to an eventual turnaround will be 27-year-old point guard Rajon Rondo. Rondo is recovering from ACL surgery on his right knee and reports now suggest he could be out until at least December.
Miami superstar Dwyane Wade kicked Charlotte guard Ramon Sessions in the groin. It’s unclear what Sessions did – if anything – to provoke the kick, but you can see video of the incident in this post, along with video from Wade’s growing list of dirty on-court antics.
ABC and ESPN are bringing us a great NBA on Christmas Day slate of action starting at noon and going late into the night.
Before we get to the NBA’s Christmas Day schedule for 2012, a quick little something for anyone who might at all be struggling to get into the Christmas spirit.