On Tuesday, Bill Simmons and Jalen Rose released their Celtics preview which was literally titled 'The Celtics Will Trade Rajon Rondo.' In the preview, well, they theorized that the Boston Celtics would trade Rajon Rondo
ROSE: Once you trade Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett... the year before you lost Ray Allen and you lose Doc Rivers. The next obvious domino is Rajon Rondo
SIMMONS: If you're going to blow it up, don't leave like one room in the blown up house. Be like "Naw, I'm going to keep the living room." No. You blow up the house.
I'm here to talk to the small army of Rondo fans who are just about ready to jump: Relax.
Like he's known to do: Bill Simmons makes an analogy that is overtly simplistic. Rajon Rondo isn't a living room in a house you're blowing up: He's a young, all star point guard, on one of the league's best contracts, who has proven to be capable of being difference maker in the playoffs, on a team that won't be very good this year.
But you don't trade a proven ...