Celtics Re-Sign Rondo

BOSTON, MA - OCTOBER 28:  Rajon Rondo #9 of the Boston Celtics goes to the basket during a game against the Charlotte Bobcats at the TD Banknorth Garden on October 28, 2009 in Boston, Massachusetts. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)
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David O'BrienCorrespondent INovember 2, 2009

Celtic's PG Rajon Rondo has signed a deal for $55 Mill for over 5 years.

Many people were unsure if Rondo would end up re-signing with the Celts.

He has been overshadowed by the likes of Ray Allen, Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett.

Rondo has stepped up this season against tough teams such as the Cavs, Bulls and Chris Paul & the Hornets.

Rondo has helped out this powerful offense so many times already and now they are 4-0

He has the second-highest assists in the NBA, averaging 11.8 as well as 2.5 Steals.

Rajon Rondo has become one of the greatest Point Guards playing in the NBA.

Rondo has matured over the past couple over years and is becoming another great leader to this championship caliber team.

The deal has not been formally signed yet however.

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