Rajon Rondo Injury Update: Boston Point Guard Will Not Play Against Washington

The Boston Celtics (5-9) will be without star point guard Rajon Rondo when the face the Washington Wizards (2-13) Sunday afternoon at the Verizon Center. Via the team's official twitter feed:

Rajon Rondo, Keyon Dooling and Chris Wilcox are out today vs. Wizards.
Jan 22 via Twitter for Mac Favorite Retweet Reply

Rondo averaged 13.5 assists against Washington in back-to-back eight-point victories to start 2012. Avery Bradley will take Rondo's spot in the Boston starting lineup.

This will be the second game in a row Rondo has missed. Friday night, without the dynamic point guard, the Celtics lost 79-71 to Phoenix, scoring their fewest amount of points in the past eight seasons.

For more on this game and all things related to Wizards basketball, as always, check out Bullets Forever. For more on the Celtics you can check out CelticsBlog. And for more on this and every NBA game please head over to the SB Nation basketball hub page.

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