The Bulls’ Rajon Rondo, due to a fractured right thumb, could not have an impact on the court in game three against the Celtics, but maybe he tried to make an impact while in street clothes. After a Jae Crowder jumper, Rondo stuck out his leg. Was it on purpose?
Here is Rondo’s explanation:
“When you tear an ACL, your legs get stiff on you every once in a while. I stretched my leg out. I also do that throughout the game. I guess he was so deep into our bench, it looked maybe whatever may have happened.”
The Bulls could have used Rondo on the court as the lost game three in Chicago 104-87. The Bulls now lead the series 2-1
Lets here what Rondo had to say: