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The Celtics deceiving rebounding numbers

Everywhere I look, I see stories about how bad the Celtics are at rebounding.  But how bad are they, really? The Celtics are the second worst team when you look at HOW MANY rebounds they grab per game.  But the Celtics are OUT-REBOUNDING their opponents 39.0 to 38.7 for the season… good enough for 15th... [More]

November 23, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 2
Better Over the Backboard Shot: Rondo or Kobe?

Better Over the Backboard Shot: Rondo or Kobe?

Kobe's lapdogs The media is drooling over the latest Kobe Bryant feat – a shot from behind the backboard last night against the Thunder. With much less fanfare, Rajon Rondo hit a similar shot a few weeks back against the 76ers. I ask you… Who made the tougher over-the-backboard shot?(surveys)... [More]

November 23, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 12

It’s time to preserve Ray Allen

Take a quick look at that picture of Ray Allen.  Anything jump out at you? The first thing I see is that strap around his knee.  He's been wearing it for the past few games.  And I don't like it one bit. That strap serves one purpose:  To alleviate patellar tendinitis.  It's also known as... [More]

November 23, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 6

Chris Sheridan Knows What’s Wrong with the Celtics

ESPN's Chris Sheridan has come up with six reasons the Celtics are playing like crap. Let's examine each point and see if he's right. Kevin Garnett is still hurting. Midway through overtime with Boston ahead 105-103, the Celtics ran an out-of-bounds play with one second left on the shot clock on which they threw an... [More]

November 23, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 2

Your Morning Dump… Where KG just isn’t KG

… David Lee was in another time zone when Pierce made his pass to Garnett. And how did the hero celebrate, after screaming in the general direction of Spike Lee? By getting his knee worked on for a good 40 minutes after the game. During that time on the training table, he read his text... [More]

November 23, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 4

Your KG Face of the Day

Sunday, November 22, 2009 The "Oh, what's that?  Did I just win the game?  Huh… guess I did.  Isn't that a hoot?"... [More]

November 22, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 5
Plays of the Week

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: KG with the 3/4 court heave (even though it didn't count) #4: KG finds Perkins underneath for the slam #3: Ray to Perk to KG for the dunk After... [More]

November 22, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized Comments Off
I’ll take it, but I don’t have to like it

I’ll take it, but I don’t have to like it

  Kevin Garnett erased one of his worst games as a Celtic by drilling the game winning jumper in overtime to beat the Knicks 107-105. It's a great moment, but this was a horrible game.  The Celtics simply do not look good right now.  Doc Rivers says he's not worried.  And I refuse to let... [More]

November 22, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 12

Celtics/Knicks Game Preview

Walsh: "How much time do you spend on defense in practice?"D'Antoni: "Defense?" Celtics (9-4) vs. Knicks (3-9) Game time: 1pm, MSG. TV – CSN, Radio – WEEI-AM (850) Team Leaders Scoring Bos: Pierce – 18.6                  Knicks: Al Harrington – 19.3 ReboundingBos: Garnett – 7.6                  Knicks:  David Lee - 9.5 AssistsBos: Rondo – 8.8                   ... [More]

November 22, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 2
The Morning Dump… Where We’re Thankful We’re Not Knicks Fans

The Morning Dump… Where We’re Thankful We’re Not Knicks Fans

It began with the Knicks inbounding the ball with 0.5 seconds left near the Nets basket. New Jersey wasn't pressuring the play and when Robinson caught the pass, instead of handing it to the referee he turned toward the Nets basket and threw up a shot. Time had already expired when the shot went in... [More]

November 22, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized Comments Off