Rondo edged for Player of Week honor
Horford spearheaded the Hawks as part of a 4-0 week, averaging 16.5 points, 9.8 rebounds and 4.5 assists per game. Tim Duncan, aided by a 20-point, 15-rebound effort against Boston last week, took home the Western Conference honor.
Rondo is the first Celtics player to be nominated for the Player of the Week honor this season.
Play Podcast Buster Olney chats with Jayson Stark about Ken Griffey Jr.'s uncomfortable interview with Linda Cohn and the value of spring training. Plus, Mike DiGiovanna on the Angels and Derrick Goold on Matt Carpenter's negotiations with the Cardinals.
Play Podcast Red Sox manager John Farrell talks about whether he expected his team to make such a turnaround in one season, his relationship with his players, fans' expectations for the squad and more.