Celtics guard Rajon Rondo will miss the start of Boston’s season after undergoing surgery Friday to repair a broken left hand.
Rondo broke his hand in a fall at home Thursday night and is now expected to be out six to eight weeks.
First-round draft pick Marcus Smart out of Oklahoma State and second-year pro Phil Pressey, who started 11 games as a rookie, are projected to split the starting duties going into the season.
The Celtics open the preseason on Oct. 6 against the Philadelphia 76ers. The regular season begins for Boston on Oct. 29 with a game against the Brooklyn Nets.
Rondo, a four-time All-Star, started in all 30 games he appeared in last season...