Originally Posted by Scully
There is no way Ainge sheds Rondo, he is a crowd favorite and the flak he has received for the Perkins trade is going to limit who is in play this off season. With Davis and Krstic up for renewal I think they look for a youthful Defensive starter. I think they will try part ways with Ray Allen, I think his game is dependent on him getting away from his opponent, off screens and off ball plays, and I just think his legs aren't what they used to be. Which limits his contributions on both ends.
I'd be surprised if Rondo is dealt too just for this reason.... the heart that he showed in the playoffs too would make the timing a little brutal.
Still.... PGs like CP3 don't grow on trees and if the Celts are dedicated to shaking things up I coudn't think of a better way to do it.