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No Rondo to the rescue

After torching Heat in regular season, Celtics PG disappears at times in Game 1

Updated: May 29, 2012, 9:57 AM ET
By Chris Forsberg | ESPNBoston.com

MIAMI -- The day before Boston's Game 7 triumph over the Philadelphia 76ers, Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo was asked about Doc Rivers' adage that suggests that, as goes Rondo, so go the Celtics.

"Oh, man, that's a lot of pressure," Rondo deadpanned. "I've heard it before. I don't know if it's true."

It is true. When Rondo is engaged, he has the ability to change the complexion of a game. Just ask the 76ers after Rondo kicked it into takeover mode in the final four minutes of Saturday's ...

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