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Rajon Rondo

Rajon Pierre Rondo (born February 22, 1986) is an American professional basketball player who plays point guard for the Boston Celtics of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Born in Louisville, Kentucky, Rondo attended Eastern High School and Oak Hill Academy for his high-school basketball career, before receiving a scholarship from the University of Kentucky. He played for two years at Kentucky before declaring for the 2006 NBA Draft, represented by agent Bill Duffy. During the draft, Rondo was selected 21st overall by the Phoenix Suns, and was subsequently traded to the Boston Celtics, where he made his NBA debut as a rookie during the 2006–07 season. He played a supporting role before he established himself as the starting point guard for the Celtics during the 2007–08 season. That season, Rondo earned his first NBA Championship, playing alongside All-Stars Kevin Garnett, Ray Allen and Paul Pierce.

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Rajon Rondo -- Praises Teammate Dwyane Wade ... We're Gonna Help Black Kids! (VIDEO)

Rajon Rondo
Praises Teammate Dwyane Wade ... We're Gonna Help Black Kids!

Rajon Rondo is pumped to have Dwayne Wade in Chicago -- not just on the court -- telling TMZ Sports he's super excited about teaming up with DW to mentor young black men in the community. … READ MORE >

Jalen Rose -- Not Enough Outrage Over Gay Slurs

Jalen Rose
Not Enough Outrage Over Gay Slurs

People aren't pissed off enough about Rajon Rondo's gay slur -- which is why he only got a 1 game suspension ... so says Jalen Rose.  Check out the clip ... the ex-NBA superstar essentially… READ MORE >

- 258 days ago
Jason Collins -- 'No Defense' for Rondo's Homophobic Slur

Jason Collins
'No Defense' For Rondo's Homophobic Slur

"I think there's no defense for using that kind of language" -- Jason Collins on Rajon Rondo.  Collins -- the 1st openly gay player in NBA history -- was at LAX Tuesday when we asked for his… READ MORE >

- 258 days ago
Rajon Rondo -- Apologizes for Gay Slurs ... I'm No Homophobe

Rajon Rondo
Apologizes for Gay Slurs ... I'm No Homophobe

Sacramento Kings star Rajon Rondo swears he's no homophobe -- despite the fact he hurled gay slurs at a gay NBA ref -- saying the whole thing was out of frustration... not out of gay hatred.… READ MORE >

- 259 days ago
Rajon Rondo SCHOOLS High School Kids ... in Math

Rajon Rondo
Schools High School Kids ... in Math

Boston Celtics superstar Rajon Rondo crashed the boards at a Boston high school today ... guest teaching a freshman algebra class ... on his day off. Rondo -- rolled into Ms. Oshodi's class at… READ MORE >

- 1392 days ago
Ray Allen's Mom -- I Still LOVE the Boston Celtics ... After My Son Dumped 'Em

Ray Allen's Mom
I Still LOVE the Celtics ... After My Son Dumped 'Em

The Boston Celtics hate her son's guts ... but Ray Allen's mom tells TMZ, she still loves her boy's old teammates like they were her own children -- even though Ray ditched 'em to join the Miami… READ MORE >

- 1399 days ago
Nike Ad Stuntman CRUMPLES After Helicopter Fall

Nike Ad Stuntman CRUMPLES After Helicopter Fall

A stuntman for a new Nike commercial CRUSHED his ankle after plummeting 50 feet from a helicopter this week ... in a stunt gone terribly wrong -- and TMZ has obtained some gnarly footage of the… READ MORE >

- 1872 days ago

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