Purple & Bold: Rajon Rondo can bring speed with his 'swag'

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Purple & Bold: Rajon Rondo can bring speed with his 'swag'
Purple & Bold: Rajon Rondo can bring speed with his 'swag'

There's such a thing as an unquantifiable impact. Frank Vogel says so. Look past Rajon Rondo's assist numbers from Tuesday night's win, Vogel said, into something less tangible. “Rajon's statistics are not measured on the stat sheet; it's measured in swag,” the Lakers head coach said earnestly. “He just gives us some confidence and an air about us that we know we're going into battle with a heck of a basketball player.” Swag is all well and good, but there is something more measurable that Rondo can do: Help the Lakers pick up the pace. Within Rondo's 10 assists against Oklahoma City were five dimes in transition: to Kyle Kuzma, to Alex Caruso, two to LeBron James and one to Anthony Davis. Even

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