Boston Celtics' Rajon Rondo celebrates during their NBA basketball game against the Los Angeles Clippers in Los Angeles

Tuesday And-1 links: Rondo’s pregame meal? Sushi.

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Here is our daily look around the NBA — links to stories worth reading and notes to check out (stuff that did not get its own post here at PBT).

Rajon Rondo’s pregame meal? Sushi, of course. (I was in the locker room last night and can confirm this.)

What would life be like if your name was Jeremy Lynn? Well, this guy can tell you. Let’s just say a lot of old friends look you up.

Don’t be shocked if Chris Kaman ends up on the Hawks roster, there’s a real fit there.

How bad is the New Jersey Nets roster? They have interest in Boris Diaw, who was cut by the Charlotte Bobcats. I repeat, the Bobcats didn’t want him but the Nets do.

RIP Dick Harter, the original coach of the Charlotte Hornet, who died of cancer Monday night at the age of 81.

Rudy Gay had a concussion and may not be cleared in time to face the Lakers on Tuesday night.

Ray Allen tweaked his ankle and had to leave the game against the Clippers Monday night, but after the game he was walking around the locker room without a limp. He said he could have returned if needed.

Celtics owner Wyc Grousbeck weighs in and said the Celtics will proceed with caution at the trade deadline.

Chris Paul’s son wants to get in on the trend and wear a protective mask when playing… it’s just cute when he does it.

Stephon Marbury said he did not punch a fan after a Chinese Basketball Association playoff game. Believe what you want.

Raja Bell and Tyron Corbin have talked and are singing Kumbaya now after their little tiff the other night.

The bankruptcy proceedings of a minority owner of the Sacramento Kings means seven percent of the team may go up for auction.

The Thunder could get Thabo Sefolosha back in the next week or so.

Nuggets coach George Karl gave Ricky Rubio a shoutout by wearing a Barcelona jersey to speak with the media.

The Pacers are expected to get George Hill back tonight.

Report: Cavs sign Dionte Christmas

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The Cavs are shorthanded in the backcourt right now, with Kyrie Irving still out and Iman Shumpert sidelined for up to three months. Yahoo’s Marc Spears reports that they’re bringing in former Temple guard Dionte Christmas, who played for the Suns in 2013-14:

In 31 games for the Suns two seasons ago, Christmas averaged 2.3 points and 1.2 rebounds in 6.4 minutes per game. He probably won’t get very many minutes if he makes the Cavs’ final roster, but there’s a chance they’ll keep him around on a non-guaranteed deal until Irving and Shumpert are healthy, just to have another body in the backcourt.

Sixers’ Wilbekin hits game-winning three vs. Cavs (VIDEO)

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LeBron James sat out the Cavs’ preseason game against the Sixers on Thursday night, but Cleveland still held the lead for all but the final 5.4 seconds. Then, Sixers rookie Scottie Wilbekin did this:

Wilbekin, who played college ball at Florida, has a chance to earn legitimate minutes for the Sixers this season as they try to find young talent on the cheap. This is a good start.