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Our complete ESPY awards recap

That's SI swimsuit model Brooklyn Decker on the red carpet prior to last night's ESPY Awards show. And that concludes our coverage. Back to work everyone (I stashed a few more pictures after the jump).... [More]

July 15, 2010 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 5

Ainge on Sheed, Shaq, TA and Perk

Danny Ainge covered a bunch of topics this morning while on the Dennis and Callahan show. In a nutshell: Rasheed Wallace is definitely retiring Shaquille O'Neal is a longshot Tony Allen wants to play a bigger role, more than defense Perk likely out through mid-to-late February He disliked LeBron's Decision special and the pep rally... [More]

July 15, 2010 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 5

David Kahn fails… again

What made Wolves GM David Kahn the laughingstock of the NBA this off-season? Was it the $20 million he gave Darko Milicic? The $16 million he gave Luke Ridnour? Dealing for Michael Beasley? Trading Al Jefferson for cap relief? Answer – all of the above. Listen to Kahn painfully try to compare Darko to Chris... [More]

July 15, 2010 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 3

Your Morning Dump… Danny Ainge’s state of the Celtics

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big storyline. Because there's nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. Here is Danny Ainge's take on the Celtics off-season (courtesy ESPN Boston): On what didn't work out with attempting to re-sign Allen "The Tony Allen situation, it's... [More]

July 15, 2010 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 3

How about Ronnie Brewer?

According to tweets by A. Sherrod Blakely and Chris Mannix… the Celtics are in the hunt for free aqent Ronnie Brewer.  Mannix says they're one of 6 teams in the hunt. For the C's, it would have to be a sign and trade situation involving Sheed's deal since he's clearly not signing for the minimum. ... [More]

July 14, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 15

Jermaine O’Neal’s secret ankle injury

Jermaine O'Neal, the Celtics new (temporary) starting center, met today with the media. Among the topics discussed, an ankle injury he suffered late in the season: O'Neal said he got kicked in the left ankle with three games left in the regular season but played in the playoffs despite being injured. "To me, when you... [More]

July 14, 2010 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 5

Rajon Rondo 2-on-2 Basketball Tournament: Play by his Rules

The fine folks over at Red Bull have announced a “Rajon Rondo 2-on-2 Basketball Tournament.”  It’s a 32-team tournament held in various cities, including Boston.  The winner takes home the grand prize of $2,000.  There’s one caveat: you play by Rondo’ rules.  The breakdown goes as follows: 2 points for a made basket 3 points... [More]

July 14, 2010 Jay Uncategorized 3

See Ya, Shelden

 Shelden is going to Dennver on a minimum deal The Nuggets made two more moves on Wednesday to solidify their bench. A league source told ESPN.com's John Hollinger that the team has agreed to terms with forward Shelden Williams and guard Anthony Carter  and is expected to sign both later in the day. Both deals would be for the... [More]

July 14, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 7

Your Morning Dump… Where the secondary market will be opening up soon

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big storyline. Because there's nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. According to multiple league sources, the Cavs signed restricted free-agent point guard Kyle Lowry to an offer sheet Tuesday night. His current team, the Houston Rockets, will... [More]

July 14, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 15

Ray Allen: James’ decision was big pain in the butt

Ray Allen held a media conference call today from Waltham. His thoughts on the Decision (courtesy Scott Souza): Allen said the LeBron James saga, which ultimately saw him announce he was “bringing his talents to South Beach” during an hour-long ESPN spectacle last Thursday was the “biggest pain in the butt” of the free-agent process... [More]

July 13, 2010 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 4