Former Cat Rajon Rondo drops 17 assists on Opening Night

Rajon Rondo

opened the season with a nifty reverse layup, then spent the rest of the evening in his accustomed role as facilitator. The Celtics point guard dished out a game-high 17 assists in an 88-80 victory against the last night at the Garden. Rondo was at his best in the opening quarter, when he followed the acrobatic lead by assisting each of the other six baskets as the C’s took a 16-9 lead after 12 minutes.

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