The following is a list of Rajon Rondo’s career highs in the NBA for points scored, rebounds, assists, and steals in a game. I’ve also listed how many triple-doubles Rajon Rondo has had in the NBA. All stats are for the regular season, unless otherwise noted.
Rajon Rondo was born in Louisville, Kentucky on February 22, 1986. Rondo played college basketball at Kentucky in 2005 and 2006, where he averaged 9.6 points, 4.5 rebounds, and 4.2 assists per game.
Rajon Rondo was then taken with the 21st overall pick in the 2006 NBA Draft by the Phoenix Suns, who immediately traded him to the Boston Celtics. So far in his NBA career, Rajon Rondo has won a NBA Championship in 2008 with the Celtics, has led the NBA twice in assists per game, and once in steals per game, and he has been an all-star four times.
Rajon Rondo’s NBA Career Highs in Points, Rebounds and Assists
- Rajon Rondo’s Career High for Points in a NBA Game is 44
Rajon Rondo’s career high in points scored in a NBA game is 44. Rondo set his career high on May 30, 2012, while playing for Celtics in a playoff game vs the Miami Heat.
In the game, Rajon Rondo made 16 of 24 shots from the field, including two of two three-point shots, and 10 of 12 shots from the free throw line to account for the career high 44 points. Rondo also had 10 assists and eight rebounds in the game, but the Celtics lost to the Heat, 115-111.
Rajon Rondo’s career high for points in a regular season NBA game is 35, which he accomplished during the 2012 season.
- Rajon Rondo’s Career High for Rebounds in a NBA Game is 18
The most rebounds Rajon Rondo has ever had in a NBA game is 18, which he accomplished on May 9, 2010, in a playoff game vs the Cleveland Cavaliers. In the game, Rajon Rondo also had 29 points and 13 assists, to record a triple-double and lead the Celtics to a 97-87 win over the Cavaliers.
Rajon Rondo’s career high for rebounds in a regular season game is 17, which he accomplished in 2012. Rajon Rondo is only 6′ 1″ tall, so he is a fantastic rebounder for someone his size. Rondo once had 19 rebounds in a college game for Kentucky.
- Rajon Rondo’s Career High for Assists in a NBA Game is 24
Rajon Rondo’s career high for assists in a NBA game is 24, which he accomplished on October 29, 2010, vs the New York Knicks. In the game, Rondo also had 10 points and 10 rebounds to record a triple-double, as he led the Celtics to a 105-101 win.
- Rajon Rondo’s Career High for Steals in a NBA Game is 8
Rajon Rondo’s career high for steals in a NBA game is eight, which he accomplished during the 2011 season. The NBA record for steals in a game is 11.
Rajon Rondo Triple-Doubles in the NBA
So far in his NBA career, Rajon Rondo has 18 regular season triple-doubles, and an amazing 10 triple-doubles in the playoffs. That is excellent for a player who only stands 6′ 1′ tall.