Netease Sports reported on October 3:
On October 3, Beijing time, the NBA Finals continued. In this game, Rondo continued his outstanding performance. Rondo played 26 minutes off the bench and made 5 of 9 shots, including 3 of 4 three-pointers, 3 of 4 free throws, contributing 16 points, 4 rebounds and 10 assists.
In this season's playoffs, the Lakers have been in a turbulent manner, and Rondo played a very crucial role. Since the playoffs, Rondo has averaged 8.9 points, 3.7 rebounds and 6.9 assists for the Lakers, and his three-pointer percentage is as high as 41.2%.
In this game, the Lakers hurried three-pointers. Surprisingly, the team's most accurate three-pointer is not the others, it is Rondo. As a player who is not known for outside shots, Rondo is usually one of the players who have been emptied in the Lakers. However, Rondo's sudden cold arrow hit the Heat and was very injured.
With 3 minutes and 20 seconds left in the first quarter, Iguodala pegged Rondo and deliberately released a distance. Rondo didn't pass the ball and hit a three-pointer directly against Iguodala. In the last 2 minutes of the third quarter, Rondo hit 2 consecutive three-pointers, letting the Heat team, who are struggling to chase the points, stunned.
In addition to three-pointers, Rondo's unexpected breakthroughs in certain rounds also made the Heat undefeated. With 50 seconds left in the second quarter, Rondo and Davis went inside after a pick-and-roll, but did not pass the ball to Davis for an empty pick, but used the latter to cover and easily layup.
Of course, Rondo's most important role is still reflected in the series of teams. His cooperation with his old partner Davis has become more sophisticated. With 5 minutes and 34 seconds left in the second quarter, Rondo tore the line of defense with the ball, a pass in the air, Davis received the ball and completed a dunk. With 2 minutes and 02 seconds left in the second quarter, LeBron made an empty cut from the back door, Rondo sent the right pass, LeBron took it empty, and caused an additional penalty. 1 minute and 48 seconds before the end of the half, the Heat’s defensive players have not yet fully seated, Rondo directly threw a long pass across the court, Davis caught the ball in the frontcourt and played a 2+1 .
当然，朗多最重要的角色仍然体现在一系列团队中。与亚博直播他的老搭档戴维斯（Davis）的合作变得更加复杂。第二节还剩5分34秒时，朗多用球撕毁了防守线，空中传球，戴维斯接球并完成了扣篮。第二节还剩2分2秒02时，勒布朗从后门开出空缺，朗多送出右路传球，勒布朗将其空出，并加罚分。半场结束前1分48秒，热火的防守球员尚未完全入座，朗多直接在场上掷出一记长传，戴维斯在前场将球接住并打出2 + 1。
Under the tandem of Rondo and LeBron, the Lakers steadily maintained a double-digit lead. In the second half of the game, although the Heat tried to counterattack, they failed to make waves. In the end, the Lakers easily won the game 124-114.