July 3rd, 2012 Erivista Posted in Players | Comments Off
Rajon Rondo – The Rajon Rondo was born 22nd February 1986. Rajon Rondo is an American professional basketball point guard for the Boston Celtics National Basketball Association (NBA). Born in Louisville, Kentucky, Rondo Eastern High School and Oak Hill Academy attended for his basketball career in high school before a scholarship to the University of Kentucky. He played two years in Kentucky before declaring for the draft in 2006 represented by agent Bill Duffy.
Rajon Rondo's Early life
Rajon Rondo was born 22nd February 1986 in Louisville, Kentucky to Amber Rondo has three siblings: Dymon, William and Anton. Rajon Rondo had little contact with his father, who left his family when he was seven. In order to support the family, his mother worked the third shift at Philip Morris USA, a unit of snuff. Rondo was the first man in football before his mother took him to the basketball, because he, that the sport would be punished less, to feel her slim figure. After the serious basketball Rondo, Rajon Rondo attended Eastern High School in Louisville for three years where he played head coach Doug Bibby.
Rajon Rondo's College career
Rajon Rondo is committed to the University of Kentucky University of Louisville's hometown. Rondo, as well as all Americans Joe Crawford and Randolph Morris of Kentucky recruiting class was the first class for 2004 according to Rivals.com. LED Rondo Kentucky, shot to gain several victories, including the coupling to the University of Louisville, South C
arolina and Central Florida, but Kentucky is not to promote to the Final Four NCAA Tournament in either Rondo or the first year and sophomore seasons. Rajon Rondo was named Rookie Team All-SEC. He set a record for the Kentucky Wildcats for most interceptions in a season, with a total of 87 interceptions in his first year, and at least one flight every game. He finished his first year at Kentucky, averaged 8.1 points, 2.9 rebounds and 3.5 assists and 2.6 steals.
Rajon Rondo's NBA career
After the 2005-06 season NCAA, announced he would forego his Rondo last two seasons at Kentucky, and enter the NBA draft. Rondo was drafted 21st overall by the Phoenix Suns in the NBA Draft 2006th Phoenix then traded him to the Boston Celtics along with Brian Grant for the Cleveland Cavaliers' first-round draft pick in 2007 NBA Draft and cash considerations. He was the first point guard to be selected in the draft. In another draft-day business, the Celtics acquired Sebastian Telfair from the Portland Trail Blazers, finally unites the backcourt Rick Pitino at Louisville had taken into account. He was the fourth of the Boston Celtics Signed in July 2006.
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