The Cleveland Cavaliers are nearing a deal to acquire veteran point guards Rondo-Region from the Los Angeles Lakers, according to a report by ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski.
An agreement is expected to be reached on Friday and Rondo will have to clear the COVID protocol before joining the Cavaliers.
Rondo has appeared in 18 games for the Lakers this season, averaging 3.1 points and 3.7 assists in 16.1 minutes per game.
The 35-year-old was in his second stint with the Lakers after playing with them in the 2018-19 and 19-20 seasons.
He has also performed with the Boston Celtics, Dallas Mavericks, Sacramento Kings, Chicago Bulls, New Orleans Pelicans, Atlanta Hawks, and Los Angeles Clippers.