Is the assist statistic bogus?

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Is the assist statistic bogus?

Rajon Rondo is an assist machine on the Boston Celtics. He currently has 34 straight games of 10-plus assists, and trails only John Stockton and Magic Johnson for the record.

But . . . does it matter? Is the assist stat even a real thing?

Bob Ryan and Dan Shaughnessy discuss how the assist has changed over the years and why the C'sRondo are obviously going for the record.

First 53-man roster projection for 2017 Patriots: Defensive back, receiver depth stands out

First 53-man roster projection for 2017 Patriots: Defensive back, receiver depth stands out

Like Bill Belichick says: jobs aren't won or lost during OTAs and minicamp. That doesn't mean we can't guess at who lands on the 53-man roster in September.

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