Rondo had a career-high five three-pointers and also finished with six rebounds and five assists in his first game at
Monta Ellis scored 22 points,
Avery Bradley scored 22 points for the Celtics, and
Rondo scored a career-high 15 points in the first quarter to help Dallas to a 14-point lead. The Mavericks put together a 13-0 run at the end of the third to make it 92-64. The Celtics cut the deficit to 10 points with about six minutes left.
But Rondo hit a jumper and soon added a steal and an assist to help make it 105-90 with 4:45 to play.
Rondo received a lengthy ovation when he was introduced in the pregame warmups, and then quickly went to work. He knocked the ball loose from
Cleveland 91, at Charlotte 87:
Brooklyn 100, at Orlando 98:
Detroit 97, at New York 81:
at New Orleans 111, Houston 83:
at Oklahoma City 109, Washington 102: