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Shaquille O’Neal officially signed

Shaquille O'Neal is officially a member of the Boston Celtics. According to the C's, he'll wear #36. "I am honored to be joining the Celtics," said O'Neal. "I have played against Paul, Ray, Kevin, Rajon, and Jermaine for many years and it will be great to be able to call them my teammates. I cannot... [More]

August 4, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 7

Rondo’s awesome shirt

  If you can’t read it, it says “I have a ring, I’m better than Derrick Rose & David Lee”.  I must have this.  It’s all part of a commercial shoot for NBA 2K11.  More photos on Rondo’s facebook.  Derrick Rose has a shirt of his own… and I assume David Lee does too… though... [More]

August 4, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 4

Mannix: Shaq to C’s “not unanimous”

“And for the Celtics, I can tell you this much, it was not a unanimous decision. This is not something that the entire front office and coaching staff entirely agreed upon. But it is a Danny Ainge type of move. He’s taken risks like this in the past, whether it’s Gary Payton or Stephon Marbury... [More]

August 4, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 11

Your Morning Dump… Where Shaq WILL be a Celtic

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. Shaquille O'Neal has agreed to become a Boston Celtic, which would give the C's one of the most star-studded, Hall of Fame-bound lineups in recent memory.He joins... [More]

August 4, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 22

Boston & That Sports Babe at 9pm

So the new schedule is out and the Celtics are all over the marquee games… and Shaq could be part of the team for those games.  It's one of the topics that's going to be front-and-center on a new edition of Boston & That Sports Babe. Also on tap: Is there any chance Rick Pitino... [More]

August 3, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized Comments Off on Boston & That Sports Babe at 9pm

C’s featured in every marquee slot

The marquee NBA games were just released… and the Celtics are heavily featured in all 3 slots (opening night, Christmas, MLK day). The Celtics will indeed open the season against the Miami Heat… at home.  Giddyup. On Christmas, the C's visit Orlando for the second game of the day (2:30pm start).  And it's Magic-C's again... [More]

August 3, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 2

Report: C’s close to signing Shaq

 A. Sherrod Blakely tweets Celtics appear to be close to signing Shaquille O'Neal. Will have the story up shortly. More details as they emerge UPDATE: CBS' Ken Berger reports: Shaquille O'Neal is about to take his talents to South Bay — Boston, that is. The 38-year-old, 15-time All-Star is close to agreeing to a deal... [More]

August 3, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 33

Forbes Magazine: Boston Celtics Have 7th Best Fans In Pro Sports

According to Forbes Magazine, Celtic fans rank seventh overall as the "Best fans in professional sports."  Forbes used three different metrics across each of the four "major" sports leagues (NBA, NFL, MLB, NHL) which were the following: Measure home and away attendance (indicating the team's drawing power) Counted team's merchandise sales (provided by Sportsonesource) Rank... [More]

August 3, 2010 Jay Uncategorized 2

Dwyane Wade: “Opposing Teams Can Thank Us Now”

When the Boston Globe reported that the NBA will open its 2010-2011 season by having the Miami Heat play the Celtics at TD Garden, the commentary commenced.  And the trash talking continued.  While Ray Allen, Rajon Rondo, Kendrick Perkins and Doc Rivers have all made their statements about the "Super Friends" in one form or... [More]

August 3, 2010 Jay Uncategorized 13

Gerald Green is staying in Russia

When I went to Vegas to cover the Summer League, one guy I was dying to see was Gerald Green. I wanted to see if anything had changed after a stint overseas.  I wanted to see if he had learned any lessons.  I wanted to see if anything he told Jess Camerato was really true.... [More]

August 3, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 3