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Celtics hold Rajon Rondo out

Updated: January 23, 2014, 11:39 AM ET
By Chris Forsberg | ESPNBoston.com

The Boston Celtics said point guard Rajon Rondo sat out Wednesday night's 113-111 overtime win against the Washington Wizards as a precautionary measure.

After missing nearly a full year following ACL, Rondo returned to game action on Friday. He has played the past three games on a minutes restriction, but the Celtics will exercise caution on the tail end of a back-to-back.

"This is Rondo's preseason right now," coach Brad Stevens said before Wednesday's game. "[It's] not ...

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