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LA Clippers | #4 | Guard

Rajon

Rondo

PPG

10.0

RPG

4.6

APG

8.1

6'1" | 180lb | 35 years

Player Bio

PROFESSIONAL CAREER

Two-time NBA Champion (2008, 2020) … All-NBA Third Team selection (2012) … NBA All-Rookie selection (2007) … Has earned NBA AllDefensive Team honors four times (First Team in 2010 and 2011; Second Team in 2009 and 2012) … Named an NBA All-Star four times (2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013) … Captured the NBA assists title three times (2012, 2013 and 2016) … Captured the NBA steals title once (2010) … Has appeared in 825 NBA games (726 starts) for the Lakers, Pelicans, Bulls, Kings, Mavericks and Celtics … Owns career averages of 10.4 points, 4.8 rebounds, 8.5 assists and 1.7 steals in 31.7 minutes … Enters the season ranked 18th on the NBA all-time assists list (6,975) and third among active players ... Has scored 10+ points in 417 games, 20+ in 79 games and 30+ in seven games … Has recorded 10+ assists in 329 games and 20+ in nine games … Owns 32 career triple-doubles and 234 career double-doubles … Playoffs: Has appeared in 105 playoff games (105 starts) for the Pelicans, Bulls, Mavericks and Celtics, averaging 14.0 points, 6.1 rebounds, 9.3 assists and 1.9 steals in 37.6 minutes … Has scored 10+ points in 75 playoff games, 20+ in 23 playoff games, 30+ in two playoff games and 40+ once … Has recorded 10+ assists in 48 playoff games and 20+ twice … Owns 10 career playoff triple-doubles and 42 career playoff double-doubles … Career Transactions: Selected by the Phoenix Suns with the 21st overall selection in the 2006 NBA Draft … Acquired by the Boston Celtics along with Brian Grant in exchange for a 2007 first round draft pick on June 28, 2006 … Acquired by the Dallas Mavericks along with Dwight Powell in exchange for Jae Crowder, Jameer Nelson, Brandan Wright, a 2016 first round draft pick and a 2016 second round draft pick on December 18, 2014 … Signed as a free agent with the Sacramento Kings on July 13, 2015 … Signed as a free agent with the Chicago Bulls on July 7, 2016 … Waived by the Bulls on June 30, 2017 … Signed as a free agent with the New Orleans Pelicans on July 19, 2017 .. Signed as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on July 6, 2018 … Re-signed with the Lakers on July 8, 2019 … finished the 2020 NBA Playoffs with 105 assists off the bench, good for the most assists by a reserve player in a single playoffs since such stats were first tracked in 1970-71, according to Elias Sports Bureau.

BEFORE NBA

Appeared in 68 games (62 starts) over two seasons at Kentucky, averaging 9.6 points, 4.5 rebounds, 4.2 assists and 2.3 steals in 28.1 minutes … 2005-06 (Kentucky): Led the SEC in assists (4.9) and ranked second in steals (2.0) … Averaged 11.2 points and a team-high 6.1 rebounds…Scored in double figures in 17 games … Grabbed 10+ rebounds in five games … Tallied career-high 25 points (7-12 FG) and 7 assists on 12/17 vs. Louisville … Recorded a double-double with 15 points and 10 rebounds on 11/22 vs. West Virginia … Pulled down a career-high 19 rebounds on 11/21 vs. Iowa, the highest total ever by a Kentucky guard … Dished out a career-high 12 assists with no turnovers on 2/22 vs. Ole Miss … 2004-05 (Kentucky): Named to the SEC All-Freshman Team … Set Kentucky singleseason record for steals with 87 ... Had at least one steal in each game … Tied Kentucky’s single-game record with eight steals in just 20 minutes on 2/19 vs. Mississippi State … Scored in double figures in his first three NCAA Tournament games … Handed out a season-high eight assists with no turnovers on 2/5 at Vanderbilt

PERSONAL LIFE

Full name is Rajon Pierre Rondo … Son of Amber Rondo … Attended Louisville’s Eastern High School for three years before transferring to Virginia’s Oak Hill Academy for his senior year … Favorite NBA player growing up was Isiah Thomas … Enjoys shopping in his spare time … Favorite actor is Will Smith