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This is why he’s called “Larry Legend”

This is why he’s called “Larry Legend”

Our boy Jared Wade dropped this gem on Both Teams Played Hard last week.  Larry Bird scored 47 in this game, mostly left-handed.  Oh, and he also finished with a triple double, the game tying shot in regulation and the game winning shot in OT.  And I’m pretty sure he inspired this movie scene.  ... [More]

August 30, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 3

Player Projections: Tony Allen

Tony AllenLast year's stats:  19 mpg, 7.8 ppg, 2.3 rpg, 1.4 apg, 1.2 spg, fg% 48.5, ft% 72.5% Projected Stats: John:  9 mpg, 7 ppg, 1.5 rpg, 0.5 apg, 1 spg, fg% 45%, ft% 75Chuck:  6 mpg, 4 ppg, 0.9 rpg, 0.7 apg, 0.8 spg, fg% 45, ft% 77 What will help him the most?... [More]

August 30, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 4

Red’s Army… The home of champions

Or at least the place where people win free stuff.  Remember when we let you know SLAMonline was giving away Chelsea gear signed by KG?  Well, the winner was Red's Army reader Shawn Simpson. We love you too, buddy.  See how easy it is?  You read Red's Army and you get free stuff.  And that's... [More]

August 29, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 4

HoopsWorld is Setting the Bar Ridiculously Low

HoopsWorld puts out some questionable content, but its latest offering has me scratching my head. Writer Luke Byrnes lays out "what is reasonable to expect from each team in the NBA for the upcoming campaign and examine what would classify as a failure for each squad." The Boston Celtics season would be a bust if… ... [More]

August 29, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 7

Will Carlos Arroyo Be Our Back-up Point Guard?

Via ESPN: According to several sources, Arroyo, represented by Leon Rose, is in talks to join either the Boston Celtics or the Milwaukee Bucks. However, both teams told's Chris Sheridan that they have had no contact whatsoever with Arroyo or his representatives. On Saturday, El Nuevo Dia, a newspaper out of Puerto Rico, reported... [More]

August 29, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 14

BDL: KG Best Defender of this Decade

Via Kelly Dwyer of Ball Don't Lie: KG stands alone because he pitches nearly as many perfect games, while combining Tim Duncan's length and frame with a guard's ability to move his feet. Garnett has become a bit more showy about things after getting traded to the Boston Celtics, but his time spent toiling for... [More]

August 28, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 2

Become a Green Teamer

The Celtics are holding auditions next month for their Green Team. These are the male and female cheerleaders who fire T-shirts into the crowd and run around the loge and balcony urging on the crowd. Here are the job duties: High energy promotional team whose main focus is leading the Celtics crowd Assist in the... [More]

August 28, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 2

Lakers Success Hinges on Farmar, Bynum… Not Artest?

If the Lakers are going to repeat (typing those words makes me want to vomit), they are going to need a productive, stable season from Ron Artest, right? Maybe, maybe not. Unless Ron-Ron goes absolutely loco, the Lakers success will largely depend on the production/evolution of Jordan Farmar and Andrew Bynum, according to ESPN's Ric... [More]

August 28, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 5

The Latest Non-News on Marquis Daniels

Via John Hollinger's chat on Q. Who should the celts sign as back up PG? JH: They already have a deal with their guy, Marquis Daniels, they just haven't inked yet because they're desperately trying to make it a sign and trade. Daniels will play with House in the backcourt with the second unit... [More]

August 27, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 17

Any Luck with Tickets?

Did anyone score tickets to the Cavs or Lakers games? Our good friend KWAPT tweets that even though tickets went on sale at 11 am, there were no Lakers tickets available at 11:02 am. As of noon, single tickets were still available for the 2/25 game against the Cavs. If you did grab tickets, let... [More]

August 27, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 14