Video: SC conversation with Stevens
"Rondo and I have a lot of similarities in some of the things that we want to see as far as our team getting better, as far as guys getting better, as far as how he can best impact guys," said Stevens, noting he shares books, videos, and other tidbits with Rondo that stress the process and being great every single day.
"I told [Rondo] the other day in my office that he has a chance -- you know, there are some great Celtics leaders of all-time -- and this is a unique opportunity for him to be in that mix down the road. He is our clear-cut leader, he is our clear-cut best player, and this is a great opportunity for him. I think he's really anxious about that challenge."
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