Snapshot: Tick tock

The Boston Celtics took to social media Thursday to trumpet the impending return of Rajon Rondo, posting two pictures to the team's Instagram account in advance of Friday's visit from the Los Angeles Lakers. The first shows Rondo and a reference to his Tweet earlier this week hinting at a Friday return, the second features a close-up of Rondo's No. 9 jersey ...

Celtics / Rondo / Instagram

The Celtics' newsletter also sent out an email with an image featuring Rondo and a link to buy tickets for Friday's game with a subject line: "29,233,380 secs" ...

Rondo / Newsletter