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Rick Pitino Mess Brings Smile to My Face

I know, I'm being petty. And I should move on from the whole Rick Pitino-destroyed-my-favorite-team grudge. But I cracked a smile this morning upon hearing the latest news regarding slick Rick: University of Louisville men's basketball coach Rick Pitino told police that he had consensual sex with Karen Cunagin Sypher at a Louisville restaurant where... [More]

August 12, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 8

What minutes will Glen Davis really get?

The reaction to Glen Davis signing has generally been pretty good.  I like it too.  But a few of you noticed that Glen Davis didn't exactly sound psyched to rejoin the Celtics.  That's probably because he was hoping to cash in and be a starter… instead of sitting on the bench and fighting for minutes.... [More]

August 12, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 13

C’s paying Baby to stay thin?

Just found this buried in the middle of Dime Magazine write up about Dwyane Wade buying a place in Chicago. Big Baby Davis‘ new contract with the Celtics includes some weight-based incentives that could be worth as much as $500,000 per season. If that’s not enough motivation to stay below 4X shorts, nothing will work... [More]

August 12, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 3

There Isn’t Room For Leon

I love his game, his toughness, his tenacity and his story, but (despite the latest reports) there just isn't room on the Celtics for Leon Powe. Prior to the start of last season, we knew Danny was going to have a difficult time re-signing both Glen Davis and Powe. Both are undersized players who can... [More]

August 12, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 12

Celtics tried to get Powe back

This came in via the Cleveland Plain Dealer's beat writer Brian Windhorst on twitter (via CelticsBlog Twitter) Leon Powe signing should be official in morning. 2 years, $1.77 mil. Sources say Celtics tried to re-sign him after word got out about Cavs. UPDATE: Marc Spears just reported this on Comcast Sports Tonight: "Someone from Cleveland... [More]

August 11, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 8

Leon Looking for Revenge? Bring It is reporting that the Cavs and Leon Powe have reached agreement on a two-year deal. I'm guessing Leon's surgically repaired left knee passed extensive testing. Leon will likely sign a two-year, $1.77 million deal on Wednesday. According to Chris Sheridan, Leon wants to make the Celtics pay: Los Angeles, Portland, Dallas, Orlando and Miami... [More]

August 11, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 20
Hey Lebron, this is how you handle getting dunked on

Hey Lebron, this is how you handle getting dunked on

That's John Wall, a soon-to-be Kentucky Wildcat, dunking on Jerry Stackhouse.  Now, Stack is not LeBron… but he is showing LeBron here how to handle getting dunked on.  Step one:  Inbound the ballStep two:  Continue playing basketball That's it.  In fact, you can see Stack looking for the ball so he can take advantage of... [More]

August 11, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 3

I Owe Reggie Miller An Apology

A few days ago I took a shot at Reggie Miller upon reading a report that he was harassing this attractive and soon-to-be-marreed fashion designer named Ali Kay. Well, Miller and his attorney are pumping the media with their side of the story. Turns out, this chick sent Miller a couple of sexy pics (see... [More]

August 11, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 5

Gasol has finger surgery

Minor note on Pau Gasol… who had surgery on his non-shooting hand.  I bring this up to keep in the back of your minds… just in case it comes up during the season.  It shouldn't, but because Pau is as hard as a half-cooked marshmallow, I expect it to be played up somehow, some way... [More]

August 11, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 8

Great Debate: Which 10 to add to the “50 Greatest” list

The Hoop Doctors has a great debate going on right now on the site.  Since the NBA… at least as a brand name (explanation on the site)… turns 60 this year, which 10 players should be added to the "50 Greatest Players" list. Here's the original list.  Now… you CAN'T pull anyone off the list. ... [More]

August 11, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 19