Rajon Rondo RUMORS & NEWS

  • Lakers’ Rajon Rondo fined $35,000 for unsportsmanlike conduct

    Clutch Points "Los Angeles Lakers point guard Rajon Rondo was fined $35,000 in response to his conduct Friday night. In the Lakers 130-127 win versus the Oklahoma City Thunder, Rondo was ejected for hitting Thunder guard Dennis Schroder in the private area. Upon ejection, Rondo had some choice..." November 23

  • Frank Vogel says Rajon Rondo’s statistics are ‘measured in swag’

    Clutch Points "Rajon Rondo has played in his third consecutive game and fourth overall for the Los Angeles Lakers this season, and he has been a welcome addition to the team’s second unit. Although the veteran point guard’s numbers aren’t that impressive so far, Lakers head coach Frank Vogel..." November 20

  • Rick Carlisle ‘didn’t believe’ in Rajon Rondo, Dennis Smith Jr.

    Clutch Points "Before the Dallas Mavericks had Slovenian sensation Luka Doncic, the franchise attempted multiple times to look for a point guard that can replace Jason Kidd, the Hall of Famer who helped them win the 2010-11 NBA Finals. Between 2012 and 2018, they tried their luck on a veteran..." November 20

  • Frank Vogel hopeful Rajon Rondo makes Lakers season debut vs. Suns

    USA Today "The saga of Rajon Rondo’s return from a calf injury has taken another interesting turn on Tuesday, less than 24 hours after Rondo himself alluded to the similarities between his injury and the one that led to Kevin Durant’s torn Achilles in the NBA Finals earlier this..." November 12

  • Lakers’ Rajon Rondo Not Pushing Recovery From Calf Strain, Thanks To Kevin Durant

    Sportsnaut "Los Angeles Lakers veteran guard Rajon Rondo has yet to take the court this season as he continues to rehab a calf strain. On Monday, he shared that his injury was compared to Kevin Durant’s, which convinced him not to push his recovery too quickly. Likely, Rondo won’t be..." November 11

  • Report: Lakers' Rondo expecting to make season debut Sunday

    NBA.com "Los Angeles Lakers point guard Rajon Rondo is expecting to make his season debut on Sunday vs. the Toronto Raptors, according to Chris Haynes of Yahoo Sports. Rondo has missed the Lakers' first eight games while dealing with a right calf injury. " November 09

  • Rajon Rondo has some wild takes

    Yahoo! Sports "In a wide-ranging conversation with Jemele Hill on her “Unbothered” podcast, Los Angeles Lakers point guard Rajon Rondo discussed everything from his work with underprivileged children to that time he threw a Dasani bottle through a television screen. The enigmatic former All-Star..." October 25

  • Lakers will work Rajon Rondo into starting point guard rotation

    Silver Screen And Roll "A lot has been made of Lakers Head Coach Frank Vogel’s comments about Rajon Rondo potentially starting “a lot” of games for Los Angeles this season, and for good reason. While the 9.2 points, 5.3 rebounds and eight assists suggest..." October 25

  • Why Rajon Rondo is going to be the main X-factor for the Lakers in 2019-20

    Clutch Points "With superstar players like LeBron James and Anthony Davis on the roster, the Los Angeles Lakers are already being viewed as one of the more dangerous teams in the NBA for the 2019-20 campaign. Having two All-Stars is certainly nice, but the Lakers will also have several..." October 10

  • Warriors All-Star D’Angelo Russell says he has learned a lot from Rajon Rondo

    Clutch Points "Golden State Warriors point guard D’Angelo Russell says he has learned a lot from Los Angeles Lakers veteran Rajon Rondo in terms of how to take care of your body in the offseason. Russell, who is part-time vegan, admits he has gotten a lot of food advice from Rondo, who will..." August 27

  • Rob Pelinka Says Lakers Re-Signing JaVale McGee, Rajon Rondo, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope Will Help Team Chemistry

    Lakers Nation "Los Angeles Lakers general manager Rob Pelinka moved very quickly to fill out the roster surrounding LeBron James and Anthony Davis after Kawhi Leonard’s decision. In addition to the new players, the Lakers also brought back three of them who contributed to the 2018-19 NBA..." July 29

  • Avery Bradley admits Rajon Rondo drew him to Lakers without really recruiting him

    Clutch Points "Avery Bradley said earlier that the opportunity to play alongside LeBron James and Anthony Davis is one of the main reasons why he chose to sign with the Los Angeles Lakers. However, Rajon Rondo may have played a part too in his decision. In a conference call with the media, Bradley..." July 13

  • Report: Rajon Rondo’s contract with Lakers contains player option for 2020-21 season

    Clutch Points "Free agent and veteran point guard Rajon Rondo is returning to the Los Angeles Lakers on a deal worth the minimum for two years. Per Keith Smith of Yahoo Sports, Rondo received a player option in the second year, allowing the 13-year floor general to exercise the clause..." July 09

  • The Lakers Have Agreed To A Two-Year Deal With Rajon Rondo

    SLAM Online "The Los Angeles Lakers have agreed to a two-year deal with Rajon Rondo, Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN reports. Rondo will round out a roster that includes LeBron James, Anthony Davis and DeMarcus Cousins. Rondo played last season on a $9 million deal with Los Angeles but now claims his..." July 06

  • NBA Rumors: Rajon Rondo ‘Wants To Return’ To L.A. Lakers In Free Agency

    Silver Screen And Roll "Now that the Los Angeles Lakers have paired LeBron James with Anthony Davis — and traded half of their team in the process — their next trick will be filling out the rest of the roster. On that front, the team clearly has bigger targets..." June 18