Will Kevin Garnett retire? Will Ray Allen re-sign? Will Paul Pierce be traded?
One player who will almost certainly be in Boston next season and beyond is Rajon Rondo, who took his game to another level this year and looks to be at the center of any rebuilding project for the C's.
Despite showing a bit of a penchant for inconsistency, Rondo seemed to hone his already significant knowledge of how to control games this year. Whether it was through his scoring, his passing, his keen understanding of the C's offense and his teammates' tendencies or even his defense, Rondo took the next step in 2012.
If he continues to improve and perform at this level or higher, he could join his veteran teammates in the Hall of Fame some day. Here are a few reasons why.