LeBron James on Rajon Rondo vs Jazz: “He shown why we brought him back”

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Rajon Rondo scored 14 points (on 5/12 shooting), grabbed nine rebounds, tallied two steals, and handed out 12 assists in the Los Angeles Lakers’ 121-96 road victory over the Utah Jazz on Wednesday night. Rondo moves to 17th on the NBA all-time assists list.

After the game, LeBron James praised Rondo:

Rondo passed the San Antonio Spurs legend Tony Parker: