With that willingness to stand up, however, came a price of sitting down — for two games, to be specific.
The timing of that suspension couldn’t be worse for the Celtics, either, as they continue to struggle finding their chemistry, especially on the defensive end.
NESN.com’s NBA writer Ben Watanabe joined the NESN podcast on Thursday to break down the Rondo news with NESN Nation’s Dan Duquette. The two also discussed Paul Pierce‘s recent struggles, whether the Celtics are a “soft” team and what the end of Rondo’s double-digit assists streak means going forward.
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