Lakers’ Rajon Rondo surpasses Isiah Thomas on NBA playoffs assist list

Rajon Rondo
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Los Angeles Lakers guard Rajon Rondo has surpassed the legendary Isiah Thomas on the NBA playoffs assist list.

Rondo dished three assists early in Game 2 against the Houston Rockets and climbed to 12th in the all-time playoffs assist list.

Rondo has already dished seven assists in the game and now has 981, with Thomas having 987.

Rondo will now attempt to surpass Dennis Johnson, who is 11th on the list with 1,006.