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Rajon Rondo's can-do attitude lifts C's

Guard's pressure defense on Heat's LeBron James turned game Boston's way

Updated: February 14, 2011, 9:43 AM ET
By Chris Forsberg | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- Celtics assistant coach Lawrence Frank, the man in charge of all things defense on a Boston team that tops the league in points allowed per game, was incredulous.

Boston opened the second half with Rajon Rondo applying full-court pressure as Miami's LeBron James brought the ball up the floor, creating what should have been an exploitable matchup for the Heat. As he recounted the story of the bench chatter at that moment, Celtics head coach Doc Rivers even threw in some of Frank's ...

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