Originally Posted by ukvols
Rondo ended up in the perfect situation for him, and he has made the most of it. From the playoff games I have seen this year, it looks like people still don't guard him near the 3-pt line, just like in college. I don't think Rondo could join a bad team and make them any better, but he is a great PG for Boston. Rondo is nowhere near Rose's level, IMO. I invite someone who follows the NBA more than I do to disagree, but that's my take.
Completely agree with you. The simplest way to compare the two would be to just have them switch teams. Put Rose with Boston and they would be wayyyyyyy better than Rondo with Chicago. Rose is the more elite player and does everything Rondo can do and actually hit a 3