Celtics' Rondo suspended one game

Boston Celtics guard Rajon Rondo has been suspended for Game 2 of the opening-round playoff series against the Atlanta Hawks. The NBA announced its decision April 30, less than 24 hours after Rondo stuck out his chest to bump referee Marc Davis while complaining about a call in the final minute of Boston's 83-74 loss in Game 1.

Boston Celtics' Rajon Rondo, right, reacts to an official's call in the fourth quarter of Game 1 of an opening-round NBA basketball playoff series against the Atlanta Hawks on Sunday, April 29, 2012, in Atlanta. Atlanta won 83-74. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
Rondo tirade could mean double loss for Celtics
Boston Celtics' Rajon Rondo, right, reacts to an official's call in the fourth quarter of Game 1 of an opening-round NBA basketball playoff series against the Atlanta Hawks on Sunday, April 29, 2012, in Atlanta. Atlanta won 83-74. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
Boston Celtics' Avery Bradley, center, puts his arm around Rajon Rondo, rear left, and walks him off the court as he is ejected from the game by referee Marc Davis late in the fourth quarter of Game 1 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series against the Atlanta Hawks, Sunday, April 29, 2012, in Atlanta. The Hawks won 83-74. (AP Photo/Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Curtis Compton) MARIETTA DAILY OUT; GWINNETT DAILY POST OUT
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Boston Celtics' Avery Bradley, center, puts his arm around Rajon Rondo, rear left, and walks him off the court as he is ejected from the game by referee Marc Davis late in the fourth quarter of Game 1 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series against the Atlanta Hawks, Sunday, April 29, 2012, in Atlanta. The Hawks won 83-74. (AP Photo/Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Curtis Compton) MARIETTA DAILY OUT; GWINNETT DAILY POST OUT
Atlanta Hawks' Josh Smith, center, is fouled by Boston Celtics' Brandon Bass while chasing down a loose ball next to Celtics' Kevin Garnett, left, during the fourth quarter of Game 1 of an opening-round NBA basketball playoff series Sunday, April 29, 2012, in Atlanta. Atlanta won 83-74. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
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Atlanta Hawks' Josh Smith, center, is fouled by Boston Celtics' Brandon Bass while chasing down a loose ball next to Celtics' Kevin Garnett, left, during the fourth quarter of Game 1 of an opening-round NBA basketball playoff series Sunday, April 29, 2012, in Atlanta. Atlanta won 83-74. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
Boston Celtics' Kevin Garnett reacts after teammate Rajon Rondo was ejected for during the fourth quarter of Game 1 of an opening-round NBA basketball playoff series against the Atlanta Hawks on Sunday, April 29, 2012, in Atlanta. Atlanta won 83-74. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
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Boston Celtics' Kevin Garnett reacts after teammate Rajon Rondo was ejected for during the fourth quarter of Game 1 of an opening-round NBA basketball playoff series against the Atlanta Hawks on Sunday, April 29, 2012, in Atlanta. Atlanta won 83-74. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

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