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Turnovers Can Kill

Thanks to 25 turnovers, the Celtics lost to the Warriors, 103-99, their second consecutive road defeat to one of the worst teams in the league. The Cs had another tough night from beyond the arc: 5-19. I'm too tired to tally the number of threes taken in the 4th quarter, but it seemed like too... [More]

December 29, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 27

C’s lobby for Rondo

“He’s a leader,” coach Doc Rivers said as Rondo led the Celts against the Los Angeles Clippers last night. “He’s obtained that this year, and that’s all off-the-court stuff. His on-the-court (performance) alone has made him an All-Star in my opinion, but we’ll see.”…… “He has a lot more confidence in himself,” House said. “You... [More]

December 28, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 6

Your KG Face of the Day

  Monday, December 28, 2009 The "Do you think I LIKE hitting you?  No… I don't… but that's what happens when you miss clutch free throws.  Now remember… if anyone asks, you walked into a door." Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images... [More]

December 28, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 13

Celtics/Warriors Game Preview

Celtics (23-6) at Warriors (8-21) Game time: 10:30pm, Oracle Arena, Oakland, CA. TV – CSN. Radio – WEEI-AM (850). Team Leaders Scoring Bos: Pierce – 18.2                  Warriors: Monta Ellis – 25.2 ReboundingBos: Perkins – 7.8                  Warriors: Anthony Randolph  6.5 AssistsBos: Rondo – 9.5                    Warriors: Monta Ellis – 5.2 Who'll go off: ... [More]

December 28, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 4

Celtics Dancers: Kate vs Jenna

There are a lot of new faces among the Celtics dancers this year. What better way to get to know all the girls than by pairing them off and having you vote for your favorite? Our first round of voting is complete. Here are the 9 finalists: Ashley M. Alison P. Brandy Jennafa Jenny Kate... [More]

December 28, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized Comments Off

Del Negro about to be canned

If you've hung out with me and my dork blogger friends on Twitter at all this season… you'll notice one question popping up over and over again. How the hell does Vinny Del Negro still have a job? Well… he won't for much longer. There were discussions recently within the organization about having John Paxson,... [More]

December 28, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 4

Enemy Chatter: The Celtics make some critical errors

I often wonder what opposing teams, their beat reporters and bloggers are saying about the Celtics after playing the Celtics. Here's a dose of 'enemy chatter' from Los Angeles. The Celtics make some critical errors tonight. A moment before Davis’ big shot, Rajon Rondo misses a pair of free throws in a 90-90 game. Prior... [More]

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

Your Morning Dump… where Kaman was in Perk’s head

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. Chris Kaman frustrated Perkins the entire night, scoring 27 points (17 in the second half) and sometimes scoring at will. Perkins had one other difficult night defensively,... [More]

December 28, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 4

Rondo Chokes, Baron Davis Doesn’t

Baron Davis drilled a 22-foot jumper at the buzzer to give the Clippers a 92-90 win over the Celtics. Davis's clutch shot followed two misses at the free-throw line by Rajon Rondo. It was a heart-breaking finish for Rondo who had put forth another solid performance – 20 points, 9-16 FG, 6 assists, 2 steals.... [More]

December 28, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 37

Rondo could have been a Clipper

This is probably not a new story… but I don't recall hearing it.  The Clippers tried like hell to draft Rajon Rondo to trade up and draft Rajon Rondo in 2006. "We thought that Phoenix would take him because of the fit that he would make for their team," said Mike Dunleavy, the Clippers' head... [More]

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