Rajon Rondo, the All-Star Celtics point guard who is recovering from knee surgery, said he’ll be returning this season, but he just doesn’t know when exactly. “Whenever I’m able to jump off my right leg and probably dunk, that’s when I think I’ll be back to play,” Rondo said after the Celtics closed out their preseason Wednesday with a 101-97 win over the Brooklyn Nets at TD Garden, giving Boston a 2-6 preseason record. Rondo tore the anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee in January and had surgery the next month. He is not expected to play when the Celtics open their regular season Oct. 30 against the Raptors in Toronto, and there has been speculation that Rondo might not play until December or later. Full story for BostonGlobe.com subscribers.
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