The veteran point guard said there was never a “secret workout” Tuesday in Boston, and his status hasn’t changed, despite erroneous reports.
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.
Playing with a heavy heart in the wake of his sister’s death in a car accident, the Celtics’ All-Star guard also is playing like a series MVP.
Rajon Rondo’s cast came off, but his fractured thumb is still in a splint. He will miss at least Game 5, as the Bulls try to turn the momentum.
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Tempers have flared, and the Bulls still seem to be lost without Rajon Rondo. The series heads back to Beantown for Game 5 on Wednesday.