Rajon Rondo to Bulls: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

July 3rd, 2016 by Mike Chiari Leave a reply »

Point guard Rajon Rondo cashed in Sunday, reportedly agreeing to a two-year, $28 million deal with the Chicago Bulls. 

The four-time All-Star confirmed the news to Marc J. Spears of ESPN's The Undefeated. 

Rondo was fantastic in his lone season as a member of the Sacramento Kings, averaging 11.9 points on 45.4 percent shooting and a league-best 11.7 assists per game. He split the 2014-15 campaign between the Boston Celtics and the Dallas Mavericks, averaging only 8.9 points and 7.9 assists per contest in what wound up being one of the worst years of his career.

Rondo made the All-Star team every season from 2009-10 through 2012-13 with the C's. While he didn't earn that honor with the Kings in 2015-16, his per-game stats could have put him into consideration had the Kings been more successful.

It was difficult to know what to expect out of Rondo last season after the Mavs shut him down in the playoffs the previous year, but he often showed flashes of the player he was while leading Boston to an NBA title.

That didn't translate to a great cam ...

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