In a season that has featured a dramatic amount of twists and turns for the Chicago Bulls, Monday night’s 115-109 win over the Charlotte Hornets provided another series of intriguing subplots as the Bulls snapped a five-game losing streak. Rajon Rondo, who hadn’t started a game since Dec. 30, was reinserted in the starting lineup and rattled off a season-high 20 points with seven rebounds and six assists.
Rondo, who has been outspoken about the fact that he thought the reasoning for his benching earlier this season was “bulls—,” made the most of his opportunity playing alongside Jimmy Butler and Dwyane Wade again. “That’s what I came here for,” Rondo said. “But like I said, it’s a process I went through. It didn’t kill me. It’s decisions people made that’s out of my league.”
Source: Nick Friedell of ESPN
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Magic Johnson Subpoenaed to Testify in Green Lawsuit
Magic Johnson has been subpoenaed as a witness in a civil lawsuit accusing Golden State Warriors star Draymond Green of assault, according to court documents obtained by the Detroit Free Press.
Johnson, the Los Angeles Lakers’ president of basketball operations, and Green both played basketball for Michigan State, and the plaintiff played football at MSU.