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Thanks for the memories, Oliver Lafayette

Via the Herald The Celtics have waived guard Oliver Lafayette, the Herald has learned. Lafayette played just one game with the Celtics last season, scoring seven points in 22 minutes in a 106-95 loss to the Milwaukee Bucks on April 14. He did enough to have a photo taken of him… so he's got that... [More]

September 24, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 3

NBA cracks down on air punches, arm raising

In an attempt to crackdown on the players excessive whining and bitching, the league has expanded its guidelines for a technical foul: Referees have been instructed to call a technical for: • Players making aggressive gestures, such as air punches, anywhere on the court. • Demonstrative disagreement, such as when a player incredulously raises his hands, or... [More]

September 24, 2010 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 15

Your Morning Dump… Where Doc’s gonna take it easy

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. While Doc Rivers reserves the right to call for a double session or two if needed, right now there are none on the official schedule and the... [More]

September 24, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 8
Deron Williams is a cliff jumping fool

Deron Williams is a cliff jumping fool

You know you're an old man when you look at a video like this and think "he better be careful, he might get hurt." The Jazz management must be thrilled to see their $15 million per year point guard doing back flips off a cliff.  (h/t Deadspin)... [More]

September 23, 2010 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 4

The 2 Man Game tonight at 9 with Julian Benbow

Yeah, so what if tonight's season premier night of all your favorite TV shows?  That's what DVR's are for.  So set yours up to record whatever it is you like to watch and listen to us live at 9pm as the Globe's Julian Benbow fills us in on all the goings on at today's Celtics... [More]

September 23, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 1

Avery Bradley is making progress

The Celtics are at their annual golf outing… so some little tidbits are bound to trickle out today as the media gets to ask a few things of everyone while they're in one spot.  Gary Washburn of the Globe asked about Avery Bradley. Danny ainge says avery bradley is a few weeks away from participating... [More]

September 23, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 4

Your Morning Dump… The Celtics are the Mr. Miyagi of the NBA

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. How old are the Celtics in comparison to other title teams? Since 2004-2005, championship team starters averaged to be 27.4 years old. The oldest were naturally the... [More]

September 23, 2010 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 3

Once Upon a Time, Shaq Choked Jermaine O’Neal in a Game

There are many instances where players who once scuffled a bit became teammates.  For the Celtics, a glaring example is when they traded for Kevin Garnett.  The previous season, KG and Kendrick Perkins were involved in a nice trash talking match during a double-overtime game at the Garden where the Celtics pulled out the victory... [More]

September 22, 2010 Jay Uncategorized 2

Tim Donaghy and the Celtics: Part V: Boisterous Broadcasters and the Celtics Game that Started Donaghy’s Downfall

It's early December in 2002 and you've just settled in to your favorite spot on the recliner to watch the Celtics take on the Phoenix Suns.  You're eager to see Joe Johnson's return to Boston after being traded the season before for Tony Delk and Rodney Rogers.  It's a competitive game until Paul Pierce makes a... [More]

September 22, 2010 Jay Uncategorized 6
Rondo’s Alcatraz thing looks pretty cool

Rondo’s Alcatraz thing looks pretty cool

  Red Bull put out this video teasing their King of the Rock event with Rajon Rondo.  The video looks pretty dope.  Also, check out the Red Bull site for more.  Thanks Chris Forsberg... [More]

September 22, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 2