武汉品茶论坛：A well-known reporter revealed： Rondo once wanted to retire after the failure of the Lone Ranger
A well-known reporter revealed: Rondo once wanted to retire after the failure of the Lone Ranger
October 19 News recently,ESPN reporter Rachel Nichols for a podcast“The Full 48”Shi revealed,Lakers guard Rajon Rondo once told her that he was considering retiring after experiencing the failed season of the Mavericks.
“He told me he almost retire a few years ago.”Rachel said:“Because in the Lone Ranger he and coach Rick Carlisle‘disaster’——We can blame everything on this——He said that only two teams contacted him during the offseason.Rondo thought at the time,‘Ok,I may never want to play basketball anymore.’He could have said goodbye to basketball then.”
Rondo was traded to the Maverick by the Celtics in the 2014-15 season.Later, a conflict broke out with the coach Rick Carlisle.He did not return to the Lone Ranger after the season,According to previous reports, Rondo did not receive the playoff bonus for that season.
Rondo did not choose to retire afterwards.Over the years, he has moved between the Kings, Bulls and Pelicans and other teams,Gradually proved his game value,This season,Rondo played well with the Lakers in the playoffs,Finally successfully won the championship.
During the playoffs,Rondo played 16 games,Averaged 24.Get 8 in 7 minutes.9 points 4.3 rebounds 6.6 assists 1.38 steals,The three-point shooting rate is as high as 40%.
(Edit: Yao Fan)