Is ‘Playoff Rondo’ a Real Thing?


As the NBA season returns and the Playoffs fast approach, Lakers fans ask themselves whether the legend of ‘Playoff Rondo’ could come to fruition in Orlando.

Could Rajon Rondo play a major role in the Los Angeles Lakers gameplan as they head into the 2020 Playoffs? It seems that the jury is still out on this, but in this article, we will explore Rondo’s past playoff performances and, whether there is an upward turn compared to the corresponding regular season.

Rondo has played 13 seasons in the NBA and, has been a part of 8 different post-seasons. We’ll work our way through each, starting with his sophomore season with the Boston Celtics and finishing with his most recent playoff appearance with the New Orleans Pelicans in the summer of 2018.

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