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Rondo: Master of Connect 4

The Globe's Charlie Pierce has an epic piece (7 web pages!) on Rajon Rondo. He recaps Rondo's childhood and athletic career. I didn't learn a whole lot, but I did pull out some of the interesting tidbits. Here are some excerpts: On Rondo's defensive genius: And throughout, he has become unquestionably the most vividly athletic... [More]

November 16, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized Comments Off

Your Morning Dump… where maybe we overreacted a little

“These past two games, I think have been teaching points for us. I can speak for myself as a starter, [we’d] been blowing teams out, so in the fourth quarter we’ve been sitting on the bench. So I think it’s good for us to go through these fourth quarters where we’re down 6. We’ve got... [More]

November 16, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 3

Your KG Face of the Day

Sunday, November 15, 2009 The "I'm gonna kill Sheed for sneaking laxitives in my coffee"... [More]

November 15, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 4

Plays of the Week

Every Sunday, we go back over the past week and count down the best plays.  Disagree with the order?  Let us know in the comments. #5: Rajon Rondo goes coast-to-coast in 3.8 seconds against Utah #4: Rajon Rondo finds Kevin Garnett for the alley oop in traffic #3: Paul Pierce finishes the fast break with... [More]

November 15, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 2

The Morning Dump… Joey Crawford Has A Huge Ego

He called two technicals in 21 seconds in a critical fourth-quarter stretch. The first was on Kendrick Perkins for keeping his hands raised high after being whistled for a foul on Granger. Crawford struck again with 6:45 left when he called one on Celtics coach Doc Rivers for waving his hand in disgust following a... [More]

November 15, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 6

I want my Boston Celtics back

Yeah, it was that kinda night 3 days ago, the Boston Celtics were a special team.  3 days ago, I was telling people to savor this season like they would their last meal. Tonight, people are chalking the Celtics up as an old team who are destined for a playoff upset. The Celtics gave up... [More]

November 14, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 42

Celtics/Pacers Preview

Celtics (8-2) vs. Indiana (3-3) Game time: 7:00 pm Conseco Fieldhouse. TV – CSN. Radio – WEEI-AM (850) Team Leaders Scoring Bos: Pierce – 18.7                  Pacers: Danny Granger – 24.2 ReboundingBos: Garnett – 7.5                  Pacers: Roy Hibbert – 10.2 AssistsBos: Rondo – 9.2                   Pacers: Troy Murphy – 3.3 Who'll go off: Kevin Garnett.... [More]

November 14, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 5

Your KG Face of the Day

Saturday, November 14, 2009The "Yes, I've seen Kobe Bryant in the shower"... [More]

November 14, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 4

Pierce a gametime decision

So tweet the Celtics Paul Pierce is a gametime decision for tonight's game in Indiana. Pierce left the game in the third quarter last night with what was diagnosed as a bruised knee.  If that's really the case, then it probably stiffened up on him overnight… as bruised knees are wont to do.  I assume... [More]

November 14, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 3

The Week in Review

I'm still hungover from last night's loss to the Hawks. The Hawks? Ok… let's look back at the week that was. If you're like me and need a pick-me-up, look no further than Celtics dancers in kilts. A quick glance at David Lee's girlfriend also helps. The highlight of the week belongs to D-Wade. His... [More]

November 14, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized Comments Off