Rajon Rondo RUMORS & NEWS

  • Rajon Rondo expected to make Pelicans debut vs. Atlanta

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "The New Orleans Pelicans announced that point guard Rajon Rondo is available to play and is expected to make his regular-season debut against the Atlanta Hawks on Monday night. Rondo missed the first 13 games of the season after undergoing surgery to repair a core muscle injury that he..." November 14

  • New Orleans Pelicans' Rajon Rondo out 4-6 weeks after surgery

    NBA.com "The New Orleans Pelicans say veteran guard Rajon Rondo is expected to be sidelined about four to six weeks following surgery on Tuesday to repair a core muscle injury. Rondo's injury occurred during New Orleans' preseason game at Oklahoma City on Friday night. The Pelicans say Rondo traveled..." October 10

  • Rajon Rondo could undergo sports hernia surgery

    ESPN "New Orleans Pelicans point guard Rajon Rondo may need surgery to repair a sports hernia, according to coach Alvin Gentry. Rondo is scheduled to visit a specialist Monday in Philadelphia before determining whether surgery is needed. Gentry told reporters Sunday that he did not know how long..." October 09

  • Rajon Rondo diagnosed with sports hernia, will see specialist

    CBS Sports "Rondo is reportedly dealing with a sports hernia and will be seeing a specialist to determine the next step on Monday, Sean Kelley of ESPN radio reports. Rondo's timetable for a return likely depends on whether or not he decides to undergo surgery or try and play through it, so we'll have to..." October 08

  • Rajon Rondo sees his job being easier playing with Anthony Davis, DeMarcus Cousins

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "Rajon Rondo has played with some of the top scorers around the league during his time in the NBA, but playing alongside Anthony Davis and DeMarcus Cousins was something that was hard for him to pass up. The New Orleans Pelicans signed the veteran point guard during the offseason to be the..." September 29

  • Bulls PF calls Rajon Rondo the best teammate he’s had in the NBA

    Larry Brown Sports "Public opinion of Rajon Rondo as a teammate has taken a dramatic nosedive these last few years, but Bobby Portis definitely doesn’t agree with that idea. In a Twitter Q&A on Tuesday, the Chicago Bulls big man replied to a question about the best teammate he’s had in the NBA so far by tweeting..." August 02

  • Pelicans to sign Rajon Rondo to a one-year deal

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "The New Orleans Pelicans added some help to their backcourt on Saturday when they reached agreement to sign veteran point guard Rajon Rondo to a one-year deal, a source confirmed. The Vertical was the first to report the news. The amount he signed for is still unclear. ESPN reported that..." July 15

  • L.A. Still Want To Sign Rajon Rondo Despite Landing Kentavious Caldwell-Pope

    Lakers Nation "After a week and a half of patiently waiting for the market to settle, the Los Angeles Lakers finally landed a free agent when they came to an agreement with Kentavious Caldwell-Pope on a one-year deal reportedly worth $18 million. Since they want to be major players in free agency next summer,..." July 12

  • Bulls waive point guard Rajon Rondo, still owe him $3 million

    ESPN "The Bulls announced on Friday they have waived veteran point guard Rajon Rondo. Rondo had a team option worth over $13 million that would have become fully guaranteed had the Bulls not waived him by Friday's deadline. As it stands, the Bulls are on the hook for a $3 million guarantee still..." June 30

  • Bulls expected to waive Rajon Rondo if they can’t trade him

    Chicago Tribune "Rajon Rondo's 2016-17 season will go down as a memorable one. He moved from primary free agency target to starting point guard to completely out of the rotation to mentor and defender of the young core to near-savior status as he led the Bulls to a 2-0 lead in the playoffs over the Celtics...." June 30

  • Bulls' decision on Rajon Rondo 'still to be determined' as buyout deadline nears

    CBS Sports "The Chicago Bulls have clearly changed direction, revamping the roster at last week's NBA Draft by trading Jimmy Butler for three young prospects. On Tuesday, the Bulls introduced their newest players -- Zach LaVine, Kris Dunn and Lauri Markkanen -- but it's one of their veterans who has..." June 28

  • Rajon Rondo, Ricky Rubio have unclear futures after Jimmy Butler trade

    Hoops Hype "After the Chicago Bulls traded Jimmy Butler to the Minnesota Timberwolves, Rajon Rondo and Ricky Rubio became immediately impacted as well. USA TODAY’s Jeff Zillgitt reported the Timberwolves are still trying to trade Rubio after the recent move to land Butler. Dallas was once linked to Rubio..." June 23