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11.1 pts, 14.8 asts, 3.1 steals, and 5.5 rebounds per game
The Boston Celtics are not "The Big Three", they are "Rajon Rondo and The Big Three."
Can you believe that there was once a time when critics questioned if the Celtics could win a title with Rondo running the point for the Big Three? That seems like a crazy question now.
Since Rondo has joined the Celts, they have won an NBA championship and were within minutes of winning another last year. Rondo's star has shined the brightest in the postseason, and the 2009 playoffs were Rondo's coming out party. He recorded three triple doubles and had 19 assists in Game 6 against Orlando without turning the ball over once (that's an NBA record folks).
What's even more impressive is Rondo orchestrates an offense with three future hall of famers (four if you want to include Shaq) with ease. There isn't another point guard in the league who could keep Garnett, Pierce, and Allen as happy as Rondo.
Through 8 games this year Rondo has 118 assists. That's John Stockton/Magic Johnson stuff. Finding open teammates isn't the only thing Rondo does for the Celtics. Rondo is one of the league's top pick pocket artists and he led the league in steals last year.
Among point guards Rondo is 1st is assists, 2nd in steals, and 2nd in rebounds.
"Ragin" Rondo is the most exciting player in the NBA today, period. When he's not diving for loose balls he's probably throwin' a no look pass for an easy bucket.
There aren't very many point guards in the history of the league who have had as much success as Rondo has had in his young career.