Posted Apr 30 2012 5:10PM
NEW YORK -- Rajon Rondo of the Boston Celtics has been suspended one game without pay for making contact with a game official, it was announced today by Stu Jackson, NBA Executive Vice President Basketball Operations.
The incident occurred with 0:41 seconds remaining in the fourth quarter of the Celtics' 83-74 loss to the Atlanta Hawks at Philips Arena on April 29.
Rondo will serve his suspension tomorrow when the Celtics play the Hawks in Game 2 of their opening round series in Atlanta.
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Spencer Hawes feeds DeAndre Jordan who throws down the one-handed jam.
|Curry to Bogut|
Andrew Bogut throws down the alley-oop from Stephen Curry.
Tyler Hansbrough makes the strip then gets rewarded on the other end for the two-handed slam.
|Green Feeds Bogut|
Andrew Bogut hammers home the one-handed jam off the feed from Draymond Green.
|Whiteside Battles Inside|
Hassan Whiteside fights for the rebound and throws it down over Alex Len.