After what seems like months of speculation, Rajon Rondo has finally been traded from the Boston Celtics. The Dallas Mavericks have acquired all-star point guard and 1 time NBA champion Rajon Rondo from the Boston Celtics in-exchange for Brandon Wright, Jameer Nelson, Jae Crowder, and 2 draft picks.
BREAKING: Celtics agree in principle to deal sending Rajon Rondo to Dallas for Wright, Nelson, Crowder & 2 picks. (via @ESPNSteinLine)
— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) December 18, 2014
According to Marc Stien of ESPN, the deal could be official and done by tonight.
Rajon Rondo has reportedly been traded to the Mavs. Over last 4 seasons, no player in NBA has a higher assist percentage than Rondo (49.9%).
— ESPN Stats & Info (@ESPNStatsInfo) December 18, 2014
The weakest spot on the Mavericks roster was the point guard position in most people’s opinions, now with Rajon Rondo they get even more better.
More details will be added later tonight as they come through.