Rondo’s status hasn’t changed for Game 6, even with the Bulls facing elimination.
With Jimmy Butler dealing with knee soreness, Wade not only has to carry the torch on the court, but make sure the young roster is mentally ready.
The Bulls’ poise went out the window in the fourth quarter, and now their season could end Friday in Chicago.
Entering her 12th WNBA season and third with the Sky, Pondexter puts championship aspirations ahead of being the face of the franchise.
The point guard said there never was a “secret workout” Tuesday in Boston, and X-rays showed the broken thumb hasn’t improved.
Rondo (fractured right thumb) was doing his best to put up shots before practice Tuesday, but Hoiberg didn’t sound confident about a series return.
Wade knows that Boston’s defense is focused on stopping Jimmy Butler, so it’s time for him to “figure out” how to make the Celtics pay.