Red's Army

Who Hits More Game Winners

Let's look at what 82games.com has compiled.  First, here's their definition: Game Winning Shot Opportunity = 24 seconds or less left in the game, team with the ball is either tied or down by 1 to 2 points. And here's their timeframe: So we're looking at five full regular and playoff seasons, with additionally the... [More]

February 6, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 5

5 Benefits to the Lakers Loss

Being the optimistic one (wink-wink) here at Red's Army, I found 5 silver linings in last night's ref-aided loss to the Lakers.  Here's goes: 5.  Media Lovefest: Can you hear all those ESPN blowhards touting how tough the Lakers are this year? If not, you will – repeatedly for the next few months. So will... [More]

February 6, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 16

Oh Goody… More Rampant Commercialism

I'll be happy to watch NBA players play H-O-R-S-E. I don't know how I feel about them playing G-E-I-C-O. Sports are often made for TV. And TV is made for advertisers. So it shouldn't surprise — especially as all sports are scrambling to find new places to hang "for sale" signs given the current economy... [More]

February 6, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 1

No Excuses

After getting 5 minutes of sleep and deleting about 100 pretty vulgar Laker troll comments, I just want to address some of the things that are being said by Celtics fans. 1: The refs were horrbile last night.  I agree.  And they were horrible for both sides.  It was one of those games where if... [More]

February 6, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 13

Epic Battle

What can you say? This was a great game. No, I'm not going to call out the refs for calling all sorts of ticky-tack BS fouls – like the one KG fouled out on in the 4th quarter. Or for not calling a foul on Derek Fisher on the final shot.... [More]

February 6, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 37


This game has it all. Rondo pushing Kobe. KG staring down Odom. Kobe hitting huge threes in the 4th. Paul Pierce missing free throws in the 4th. Ugh. More to come… Box Score | Recap... [More]

February 6, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 3

Celtics Are Easy Money

The Celtics are giving up 6.5 tonight… and I say that's easy money.  This is a double digit win. And we'll be talking about that win in our live blog.  Kicks off at 8. Click here to join.... [More]

February 6, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 7

Ray’s An All Star

Marc Spears reports Ray Allen has played like an All-Star all season for the 41-9 Celtics. Today, he officially became one for the ninth time in his NBA career. The NBA announced this afternoon that Allen will replace injured Orlando Magic guard Jameer Nelson on the Eastern Conference All-Star team for the Feb. 15 game... [More]

February 5, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 5

Celtics Give Fans A Break

Gary Dzen reports The Celtics announced today that they will not increase season ticket holder loge and balcony ticket prices for the 2009-10 season, despite selling out 85 consecutive home games. “We are extremely lucky to have such a loyal and passionate season ticket holder base and we want them to know how much we... [More]

February 5, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 1

Giddens Sent Back To Utah

According to the Herald The Celtics have sent rookie J.R.Giddens back to the Utah Flash of the NBA Development League, the team announced today. The Flash is the C’s affiliate in the league. Giddens will be making his second go-round with the Flash. The first time there he appeared in 13 games, averaging 17.3 points and 6.5 rebounds... [More]

February 5, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 2