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Ricky Rubio is afraid of big boy basketball

You can't blame the Timberwolves now.  David Kahn took Ricky Rubio at his word… that he wanted to come to the NBA.  But when push came to shove… after all the strings were pulled and the hoops jumped-through… Ricky Rubio screwed them. "Going to Minnesota would have just complicated my life a lot. It was... [More]

September 2, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 13

Did Daniels Sign for 2 Years?

Via Chad Ford's Twitter page: Great deal for C's on Daniels. 2 years, 4 mil for a guy who can play 30 min a night if healthy. He'll have a bigger impact than Sheed This is the first time I'm hearing about a two year deal. Update: Frank Dell'Apa of the Globe is reporting it's... [More]

September 1, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 4

Welcome, Marquis

Marquis Daniels has officially signed.  Welcome to the team.  For those of you waiting for the introductory news conference… don't bother.  We already held one.  Although I think he still needs a number. UPDATE:  From the C's official press release: "We feel that Marquis' ability to play multiple positions will add great versatility and athleticism... [More]

September 1, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 9
Doc’s son has serious game

Doc’s son has serious game

That's Austin Rivers… as in Doc Rivers' kid who is currently going INTO his junior year in HIGH SCHOOL.  Yikes.  No wonder Florida wanted to lock him up after his freshman year. (Via Loy's Place)... [More]

September 1, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 10

Player Projections: Ray Allen

Ray Allen Last Year's Stats:  36.4 mpg, 18.2 ppg, 3.5 rpg, 2.8 apg, 0.9 spg, fg% 48 (40.9% 3pt), FT% 95.2 Projected Stats: John:  32.1 mpg, 17.4 ppg, 2.0 rpg, 3.0 apg, 0.8 spg, fg% 49 (41.5% 3pt), FT% 95Chuck: 34 mpg, 18.3 ppg, 3.6 rpg, 2.9 apg, 1.0 spg, fg% 49 (41.1% 3 FG),... [More]

September 1, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 3
What to do with the open roster spot?

What to do with the open roster spot?

Chuck was holding his newborn son in his arms when news broke that Marquis Daniels was coming to Boston.  Today, as Daniels prepares to sign, Chuck will help his son move into his dorm as he starts his first year at Emerson College.  Get what I'm saying? This has taken a while. And by the... [More]

September 1, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 8

Report: Daniels will sign tomorrow

The Herald has the scoop: The long wait for Marquis Daniels is nearing its end. According to sources, the Celtics expect to sign the 6-6 swingman tomorrow to a contract for the biannual exception. The delay in getting Daniels officially into Green was caused by the team trying to work out a sign and trade... [More]

August 31, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 1

File Under: No Chance in Hell

ESPN assigned a crew of writers/reporters/editors to forecast which team LeBron James would play for in 2010 and beyond. While a majority selected Cleveland, one idiot staffer picked the Celtics: And one hunch has King James in Celtic green, which is theoretically possible: Boston could give LeBron a max contract if Paul Pierce, Ray Allen and... [More]

August 31, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 4

The Celtics are a stylish bunch

At least Ball Don't Lie thinks so.  Kelly Dwyer put the C's at the top of the list of NBA uniforms. It's green and white. When they're at home, they wear white. When they play on the road, they wear green. It looks fantastic, and it's been around for about a trillion years. Or 63... [More]

August 31, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 4

Amare Stoudemire really isn’t very likeable

There are certain things you don't really find out about other players in the league when you live more than half a country away.  At first with Amare Stoudemire… you saw "S.T.A.T."  You looked at him as Phoenix's franchise player.  Then you started to notice that for a big guy, he's not really grabbing as... [More]

August 31, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 5