Participants traded career aspirations and honest assessments when engaged in their seats at the U-shaped assembly of tables in the Vinoly Grand Ballroom of the Vdara Hotel.As the final event of the LDP, the NBA alumni and current players used all of the experience they gained throughout the week to offer realistic front office goals they hope to realize. NBA players Alan Anderson (@dubblea74), Garrett Temple (@gtemp17) and former pro Darnell Jackson deliberate on summer league players during a mock draft exercise in Las Vegas.
But Allen's biggest issue came with Rajon Rondo, who has claimed in previous instances that Allen didn't "bleed green" like the rest of those championship Celtics."I looked around and a few times in the game guys were putting their heads down, I think getting down on themselves. You have to continue to be positive and go out there and play hard, no matter what the outcome is." Perhaps the best example of this was in the fourth quarter when Marcus Smart appeared to flip off a fan in the crowd after bricking a 3-pointer.Immediately after that, Rondo lobbed the ball up to Cristiano Felicio for an alley-oop.Garnet told the Associated Press: 'We all back each other. They've got to kind of protect themselves.'He was suspended for one game in the first round of last year's playoffs against Atlanta following an incident with referee Marc Davis, whom Rondo chest-bumped while complaining about a call in the final minute of a Celtics loss.