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Pierce deal done

There are multiple reports that Paul Pierce’s deal is officially done. The deal is for 4 years, $61 million with the 4th year fully guaranteed. More details and proper linkage in the morning dump.... [More]

July 3, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 7
Celtics Top 10 Playoff Moments

Celtics Top 10 Playoff Moments

The kind folks over at have posted their list of the Top 10 Celtics Playoff Moments.  While it the Game 7 loss still feels like being hanged from your eyelids and toenails, this is a solid compilation.  It also serves as a brief respite from all of the free agent absurdity.  Interesting to note... [More]

July 3, 2010 Jay Uncategorized 1

Danny’s son will coach summer league

Austin Ainge… coach of the Maine Red Claws and son of Danny Ainge… will coach the C's summer league team in Orlando.  But not because Danny wanted him to.. “He’s the coach because Doc (Rivers) chose him to be the coach,” Danny Ainge said last night after the first of the group’s three practices. “Not... [More]

July 3, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 1

Your Morning Dump… Pierce is saving Wyc $12 million

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. By opting out, he will save the Celts significantly this year. Again, the structure has yet to be learned, but even if the deal pays him equal... [More]

July 3, 2010 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 16

This whole LeBron/Wade thing might be real

And it might be happening in Chicago Dwyane Wade(notes) will meet privately with Chicago Bulls officials for a second time in two days on Friday and is seriously contemplating leaving the Miami Heat to join his hometown team, a league source told Yahoo! Sports. This could be a significant step in Wade helping to create... [More]

July 2, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 22

The Summer League Roster

The Herald posted the roster along with some explanation of who some of these guys are.  Semih Erden will come come in from Turkey… where  he's been tucked away since being picked late in the draft a couple of years ago.   His biggest skill as far as I know is not being small.  Other than... [More]

July 2, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 16

Perk and Baby: On the outside looking in?

Ain't a blog around not bitching about owners throwing money around like they're in a rap video.  Guy are getting PAAAAAAAAAID.   And hey… good for them.  If some idiot wants to add a few too many zeros to my paycheck.. so be it.  Who am I to say no?  Even Paul Pierce is sorta getting in... [More]

July 2, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 4

On this edition of Forsberg and Flannery…

Officially, our show is called "The Two Man Game"… and technically, the show lived up to that name last night.  It just wasn't the regular two men playing the game. With Chuck out due to family obligations and my computer knocking me off the show seemingly every 5 minutes… guests Chris Forsberg of ESPN Boston... [More]

July 2, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 3

C’s sign Bradley

Whew… you can all rest easy now.  Avery Bradley has been signed.  The rookie scale for the 19th pick is somewhere in the $1.1 million range.  Good thing… cuz in this market he'd probably get 5 years, $38 million on potential alone.... [More]

July 2, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 1

Report: Pierce deal not quite done

Whoa… hold the party phone. The two sides have been talking for the past few days, since Pierce opted out of his contact on Tuesday night and they are close to the framework of a four-year contract, but the fourth year could be a sticking point. Pierce walked away from $21.5 million for next season... [More]

July 2, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized Comments Off on Report: Pierce deal not quite done