With time served in a loss at Atlanta one night after the episode marred a win at home against Toronto, Rondo returned to practice Friday and said he was ready to move on. And Carlisle said he’d already done so.
The Hawks took the lead with a 13-0 run in the third quarter and went on to a 104-87 win Wednesday night over Dallas, who was without suspended guard Rajon Rondo.
The Dallas Mavericks announced Wednesday they have suspended guard Rajon Rondo one game for conduct detrimental to the team.
The Mavericks rallied to beat the Raptors by a score of 99-92 on Tuesday night, but Rajon Rondo and coach Rick Carlisle exchanged heated words during a third-quarter timeout.
Amare Stoudemire scored 14 points in 11 minutes backing up Tyson Chandler at center, helping spark the Mavericks to a 92-81 win over the Hornets on Sunday night.
In his first outing since being voted NBA All-Star Game MVP, Russell Westbrook had 34 points to help the Thunder defeat the Mavericks by a score of 104-89 on Thursday night.
Mavs coach Rick Carlisle said earlier Thursday in Oklahoma City that he wanted to give Stoudemire more time to get acclimated.
The Mavs made it official today and signed free agent center-forward Amar’e Stoudemire.
Rajon Rondo is ready to return for Dallas after missing the last six games with a broken bone near his eye. And Amare Stoudemire is a day closer to joining the Mavericks.
Amare Stoudemire asked out of his contract with the Knicks because he wants to try for a championship. He has apparently decided that Dallas is the place to chase that title.
The Dallas Mavericks selected three players in the 1985 NBA Draft, most notably taking Detlef Schrempf with the No. 8 overall pick. If Karl Malone had his way, things would have been much different.
Rockets GM Daryl Morey is a staunch supporter of advanced statistics. Charles Barkley thinks he’s an idiot. Mavs owner Mark Cuban sees the value in both perspectives.