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Celts Eye Nets Sweep

32-45 @ 58-19 Wednesday, April 8, 2009 7:30 pm ET TD BankNorth Garden (Boston, MA) It is not playoff time just yet, but we've got only five regular season games to go before the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals are the primary focus of this basketball team. Boston's first round matchup remains uncertain, but the chances of... [More]

April 8, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized Comments Off

Scal Returning Tonight… Sort Of

Update via Celtics Twitter page: Doc Rivers pregame: Says Leon and KG may play on Tuesday. Scal is dressed tonight but there's "zero chance" he will play tonight. Brian Scalabrine will probably be in uniform tonight when the C's host the Nets.  But it's not some kind of miraculous recovery… I think Doc did it... [More]

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Caption Contest

According to Barstool sports, that's a Pau Gasol truck on the road in San Diego. Have at it….... [More]

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Interesting Debate

This was born from a discussion I heard on the radio this morning, and I think it's a good one. Michael Jordan, John Stockton, and David Robinson are being enshrined in the basketball Hall of Fame this year.  But is this the best HOF class ever? In 1980, Oscar Robertson, Jerry West, and Jerry Lucas... [More]

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What? A Game?? TONIGHT??? Yes!!

(Image via ffffound.com) The Celtics are back in action tonight… and it's about goddam time.  I've been going nuts over here.   I'll be giddy with anticipation all day. Yes, it's been great to get the guys some rest.  Yes, it's a perfect time of year to have 5 days in between games.  But my sanity... [More]

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Proof LeBron Gets Star Treatment

Sam Smith of Bulls.com makes a great case proving NBA referees treat LeBron James like no other star player… past or present. In 12 of the 20 games since then (March 1), James has been called for one or zero fouls in a game. James had a stretch of five straight games to conclude March... [More]

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Scal is Symptom Free

Via the Celtics Twitter page: Scalabrine cleared for non-contact 5-on-0 drills today. He called his progress "Baby steps" and says he's been symptom free for 8 days. Another piece of the puzzle is rounding into form on the defending champs. Soon Scal will be able to take it to the next level and give 110... [More]

April 7, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 7

Getting Closer

"Slowly but surely," coach Doc Rivers said of Garnett's progress. "You could clearly see the difference. We were really happy, for the first time in a while, with the way it's going. "I don't think Sunday is a possibility right now, but we're just really happy with what we see. A week ago it was... [More]

April 7, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 6

Ginobili Done for Year

So much for the Spurs knocking off the Lakers: Manu Ginobili is out for the rest of the season and the playoffs. The Spurs guard underwent scans on Monday that showed his troubled right ankle has gotten worse. Ginobili missed 19 games after the All-Star break before coming back late last month. The Spurs said... [More]

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Ainge Likes Our Chances

We're heading towards a training camp-type lull here… so I'm psyched to be getting back to practice today.  For now, we'll have to settle for the guy who put this team together telling us how much he likes the job he did. “I’m much more comfortable,” he said. “Much more comfortable. We added depth and... [More]

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