Rajon Rondo (PG/Boston): In the first Christmas Day game, Rondo led all scorers with 19 points on 8-of-16 shooting from the field. He also added 10 assists and five rebounds to help lead the Celtics to a 93-76 victory over the Nets.
Keith Bogans (SG/Brooklyn): At the other end of the court, Bogans finished with three points in the Nets’ loss.
Jodie Meeks (SG/Los Angeles Lakers): Meeks played 2 minutes and finished with three points in the Lakers’ 100-94 victory over the Knicks.
DeAndre Liggins (PG/Oklahoma City): DNP vs. Miami Heat
Patrick Patterson (PF/Houston): DNP vs. Chicago Bulls (Right foot bone bruise)
Marquis Teague (PG/Chicago): Teague had eight points and three assists in the Bulls’ 120-97 loss against the Rockets.
Eric Bledsoe (PG/Los Angeles Clippers): In the last game of the night, Bledsoe had 12 points in 16 minutes from the bench in the Clippers’ 112-100 win over the Nuggets.