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Rajon Rondo bid farewell to the Los Angeles Lakers, via a post on Instagram.
Rondo will not play for the Lakers next season, as he declined his player option and became a free agent.
The two-time NBA champion has already attracted the interest of several teams and is expected to agree to a new deal in the coming days.
For their part, the Lakers signed Dennis Schroder as Rondo’s replacement.
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Yiannis Bouranis is a 28-year-old sports journalist, with a Master’s degree in Sports Journalism from Sheffield Hallam University. Yiannis is TalkBasket’s Chief Editor and has covered the EuroLeague Final Four (2017 – 2019), the FIBA Basketball World Cup (2019) and the NBA Paris Game (2020) as an accredited journalist.