HIGHLIGHT: Paul Pierce does the Rajon Rondo

HIGHLIGHT: Paul Pierce does the Rajon Rondo

Paul Pierce left the Boston Celtics this summer after sixteen years with the franchise, the last seven with mercurial but sorcerous point guard Rajon Rondo. Rondo’s known for a variety of moves and abilities, but likely none more common than his famous fake, palming the ball behind his back as a fake to shift the […]

Rajon Rondo talks to Joan Rivers about fighting Kris Humphries because that’s apparently a thing people do

Rajon Rondo talks to Joan Rivers about fighting Kris Humphries because that’s apparently a thing people do

In an interview with Joan Rivers – Fashion Police, Boston Celtics guard Rajon Rondo opens up about the fight he got into with Kris Humphries on November 28th in Boston. In that situation, it’s a heated game,” Rondo said. “I think I’m going to war with him. I’m out there competing. Which we are, in […]

Rondo out for C’s with torn ACL means All-Star replacement must be chosen. Could it be a Net?

As was feared by the Celtics and many basketball fans around the world, Rajon Rondo has torn his ACL and will be out for the remainder of the season. Doris Burke of ESPN/ABC first reported the news during the Celtics-Heat game on ABC. How is this news Nets related other than the fact that an […]

Rajon Rondo hit with two-game suspension, Wallace fined $35,000

According to Boston Celtics President of Basketball Operations Danny Ainge speaking to ESPN Boston, Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo has been levied a two-game suspension by the NBA for his *ahem* closing statement to Kris Humphries near the end of the first half of Wednesday night’s Brooklyn Nets-Boston Celtics game, that ended with Humphries on […]

The Boston Celtics: A Portrait in Fugazi

Donnie Brasco

The phrase “Fugazi” – Mafia slang for “fake tough guy” per the movie Donnie Brasco – should be a familiar one to long-term Nets fans. Following a game 2 Nets demolition of the Manhattan Knicks during the 2004 NBA Playoffs, then-Knick Tim Thomas, injured by a hard foul from Nets center Jason Collins, referred to […]

Brooklyn Nets 95, Boston Celtics 83: Bench Mob Proper

Jared Sullinger Boston Celtics, Reggie Evans Brooklyn Nets

BOSTON, M.A. — Bench mob proper. In a game where two starters were ejected by the end of the first half, another played just seventeen minutes due to foul trouble, and a fourth missed 9 of his 12 shots, it was once again the self-proclaimed BK Bench Mob that led the charge for a Brooklyn […]

Players, coach react to Nets-Celtics fight

As you may have heard, the Boston Celtics and Brooklyn Nets got in a bit of a tiff today, after a foul by Kris Humphries led to a multi-player scuffle that ended in the second row with Kris Humphries on his back, Rondo’s jersey off his back, and three ejections (those two and Gerald Wallace, […]

VIDEO: Brawl in Boston, Humphries, Rondo Ejected

VIDEO: Brawl in Boston, Humphries, Rondo Ejected

UPDATE: Here is the full video: (h/t Twitter user @LYKaPROindaGAME) Here is the shortened clip, courtesy of SI: Near the end of the first half of the Brooklyn Nets-Boston Celtics game, a foul by Kris Humphries led to a forceful retaliation by Rajon Rondo, leading both players into the stands fighting. Other players joined in […]