Replacing a guy with Rondo's athleticism at the point guard position is tough but there are players who could bring that same style to the Celtics offense. Ideally, you're looking for a guy who can run an offense, distribute the ball and contribute points.
Rondo is averaging a little more than 15 points and nine assists per game and his quickness on defense puts him at the top of a lot of teams' lists. Point guard play has been a vital part of many teams' success or failure this season—just ask the New York Knicks and Los Angeles Lakers.
Here are five potential replacements for a stud like Rondo in Boston.