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Nominate Us For “Best Celtics Blog”

TruFan.com is holding the first ever "New England Sports Blog" awards.  It's got some pretty big names behind it, so we think this is kind of a big deal. They've got categories for Best Celtics, Red Sox, Patriots and Bruins blog.  There's also a "Best New England Sports Blog" category… so feel free to nominate... [More]

April 24, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 6

Tony Allen Has to Go

This Tony Allen death threat story is the final straw for me: …sources say (Allen) has made a very bad enemy in his hometown. Allen had been the target of alleged death threats for several months now, sources told Yahoo! Sports, and the Celtics’ visit to Chicago is now blanketed with around-the-clock protection. “I wouldn’t... [More]

April 24, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 17

Doc Pulling For Powe

Very interesting item in the Herald: “Oh, I lobby all the time. I just don’t do it publically,’’ he said. “I lobby for all my guys. Any guy that has your team at heart, I’m lobbying for him. It’s good to have soldiers in your locker room. “Forget the basketball. For me that’s a huge... [More]

April 24, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 12

Rajon Rondo Is Fine

I said somewhere to someone that the Celtics can withstand losing KG better than they can withstand losing Rajon Rondo… and I stick by that comment.  So watching Rondo get carried off at the end of the game, after everything seemed fine, was a bit scary.  We've kinda gone through it in some of the... [More]

April 24, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 8

Crashing Down to Earth

Wow. The Bulls really crapped themselves tonight. After two gutsy performances in Boston, they returned home (as 3-point favorites too) to a rowdy crowd only to fall flat on their faces. It was beautiful to watch. Paul Pierce came out smokin'. He went 6-6 with 13 points in the first quarter as the Celtics stormed... [More]

April 23, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 30

Impromptu Live Blog

I figured… what the hell… let’s kick off the new site with a completely unannounced live blog. Let’s see how this goes. Celtics Bulls Game 3... [More]

April 23, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 1
Series Shifts to Chicago

Series Shifts to Chicago

1 @ 1 Thursday, April 23, 2009 8:00 pm ET United Center (Chicago, IL) With the series knotted up at 1-1, the most exciting round one matchup has shifted from Beantown to the Windy City. Rookie of the Year Derrick Rose put on an offensive clinic to lead his Bulls to a two-point overtime victory... [More]

April 23, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 3

KG Update: He’s Still Limping

KG was spotted at Celtics practice earlier today: Garnett, sidelined with a strained knee for possibly the entire postseason, used a handrail to help descend a flight of steps from a workout room to the court. He limped noticeably while walking on hardwood floor, where he shot some jumpers and took some time to help... [More]

April 23, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 6

Theory: Paul Pierce is Injured

Bulls Blogger Sam Smith offers up one explanation for Paul Pierce's subpar play: We know this playoff series between the Bulls and Boston Celtics is close. But consider this: What would be going on if the Celtics had Paul Pierce?  What? You say they do. I don’t know. I haven’t seen him. That Boston guy... [More]

April 23, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 17

The Truth Will Be Heard

Here are some of the headlines regarding Paul Pierce's play so far in the playoffs: Pierce Showing PatienceSalmons Holds Off Pierce TakeoverPierce Feeling a Little Out of RhythmPierce Content with Supporting Role You think the Truth is a little tired of all this talk? Is there any change he goes off and delivers a 30... [More]

April 23, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 14