From Comcast SportsNetBOSTON (AP) -- Doc Rivers wants the Boston Celtics to be tough -- not violent.The message came too late for Rajon Rondo.The Celtics point guard was ejected from Wednesday nigh
BOSTON The ball isn't in Joe Johnson's hands nearly as much as it was in Atlanta, and both he and his new team -- the Brooklyn Nets -- are better for it.
WALTHAM, Mass. Elite point guard in Boston versus Elite point guard in Brooklyn, take two.
And ... action!
BROOKLYN, NY Well the Boston Celtics got an eyeful of what a Rajon Rondo-less game would look like on Thursday night in Brooklyn.
It wasn't pretty, folks.
BOSTON Rajon Rondo is about as tough a player as you'll come across in the NBA.