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I’m Trying to Stop Hating, But Kobe Makes It So Easy

Via Deadspin: Kobe Bryant thinks he's bigger than the mayor of Los Angeles. And you know what? He's right. Divas don't share the spotlight with anyone. L.A. somehow scraped together enough cash for a victory parade this week, but it started an hour late. Whence the delay? A catfight between Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa (best known... [More]

June 28, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 22

10 Things on the State of the Celtics

The following is a guest column.  Guest columns can be submitted via email, but are not guaranteed to be posted.  Please don't take it personally 10 Things on the State of the Celtics by Gant 1) Why Didn't You Lie To Me?!? Danny Ainge told the truth and in doing so made many people mad.... [More]

June 28, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 6

Big Baby Doesn’t Need to Start

The Globe's Marc Spears gives us an update on Glen "Big Baby" Davis. Danny Ainge says a qualifying offer will be made on Tuesday ensuring Davis becomes a restricted free agent. What does "restricted free agency" mean? The Celtics have seven days to match any offer sheet. Spears offers this insight: Davis is a free... [More]

June 28, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 7

Celtics Interested in Kidd?

Via the Dallas News: Wednesday is when teams officially can begin talking to free agents, and Kidd is expected to get overtures from several teams: Cleveland, Portland, Boston, New York and perhaps the Lakers. All of those teams except for Portland are stymied by the salary cap. The Knicks can only offer their mid-level exception,... [More]

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

Marquis Daniels?

Just throwing names out there as they become available.  The latest one, according to the Indy Star (via FanHouse), is Marquis Daniels.  He has a $7.5 million team option… which the team will not pick up.  So the 6’6″, 200 lb Daniels is now available.  I’m not saying we should or shouldn’t sign him.  I’m... [More]

June 27, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 17

Dancer audition photos

A bunch of women showed up in Waltham and danced around in bras and short shorts.  That pretty much sums up how the Celtics Dancers auditions went.  After the jump, more photographic proof of that… including the Red's Army favorite: Alison Preston... [More]

June 27, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 4

Dahntay Jones wants 4 years?

    Dahntay Jones is apparently a big-time target for the Celtics this season.  Yes, we drafted him and traded his rights away.  And yes we signed and waived him within a month a couple years ago.  But now… if you believe Stephen A. Smith… The Celtics are willing to pay him $4 million over a... [More]

June 27, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 13

The best news we’ve heard this offseason

It comes to us via the Celtics twitter page. We're live at the Celtics Dancers audition in Waltham. Stay tuned to for photo galleries this afternoon. Yes!  Now I hope the folks at remember that the bar for photos from Celtics Dancer auditions was set by Alison Preston a year ago. For anyone... [More]

June 27, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 3

Celtics Wanted the 36th Pick

Via the Memphis Commercial Appeal: Boston tried to entice the Grizzlies twice. The Celtics offered Brian Scalabrine, Tony Allen and a choice of J.R. Giddens or Bill Walker for the Grizzlies' 36th pick and cash considerations. The Celtics' best offer for the Grizzlies' No. 2 pick only included center Kendrick Perkins. We've heard the Perk... [More]

June 27, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 7

Hudson happy Ainge doesn’t hold grudges

We would have known more about Lester Hudson earlier this week… that is… if he had shown up for a schedule workout with the Celtics.  But he canceled that, probably because he thought there was no way in hell that he would slip all the way down to the #58.  But on draft night, Hudson... [More]

June 27, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 2