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I can’t wait to see how much Bennet Salvatore is fined

Bennet Salvatore called a flagrant foul on Glen Davis that was later rescinded.  The call caused Doc Rivers flip out… so Salvatore gave him 2 technicals in a row and tossed him.  Then… after Doc left, Salvatore scanned the bench for anyone who dared question is mighty reign… and that someone somehow was Armand Hill,... [More]

January 14, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 10
Monta Ellis can hit from anywhere…

Monta Ellis can hit from anywhere…

… even halfway down the tunnel, over his head.  C'mon security guy… you gotta get a hand up on that!... [More]

January 14, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 2

Your Morning Dump… Where Blowout Equals Rest

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. "We needed to get off to a good start and that's what we talked about before the game began," Boston coach Doc Rivers said. "With a tough... [More]

January 14, 2010 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 5

I didn’t know the Nets were THAT bad

The Celtics annihilated the New Jersey Nets 111 – 87 in a game that wasn't even that close. The real fun came in the first half when the Celtics built up a 36 point lead (69-33) right before the half. I realize the Nets came into the game with a 3-34 record, but that performance... [More]

January 13, 2010 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 14

Doc Rivers Fined $25K

Here's the official statement (courtesy WEEI.com): Boston Celtics head coach Doc Rivers has been fined $25,000 for his conduct surrounding his ejection on Monday, January 11, it was announced today by Stu Jackson, Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations. The incident occurred with 6:16 remaining in the third quarter of Boston's 102-96 loss to the Atlanta... [More]

January 13, 2010 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 13

Celtics/Nets Game Preview

Celtics (26-10) at Nets (3-34) Game time: 7:30pm, Izod Center, East Rutherford, N.J. TV – CSN, YES. Radio – WEEI-AM (850). Team Leaders Scoring Bos: Pierce – 18.2                  Nets: Brook Lopez – 18.6 ReboundingBos: Perkins – 8.2                  Nets: Lopez - 9.6 AssistsBos: Rondo – 9.6                    Nets: Devin Harris – 5.8 Who'll... [More]

January 13, 2010 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 5

Rondo has All-Star look (so says Marc Spears)

Yahoo! Sports' Marc Spears has a great column on Rajon Rondo. Rajon Rondo knew his jump shot needed a lot of work last summer. But his maturity? His leadership? Yes, Rondo needed to grow in those areas, too, Boston Celtics president Danny Ainge publicly declared. So Rondo wondered about his future with the Celtics during... [More]

January 13, 2010 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 6

KG is the league’s biggest trash talker

The voting wasn't even close Garnett received 62 percent of the vote in a Sports Illustrated poll of 173 league players who were asked to name the worst trash talker in the league. The second-place finisher — the Lakers' Kobe Bryant — had 7 percent. In a related story, a recent poll finds most people... [More]

January 13, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 11

Paul Pierce’s Ultimate Celtics/Lakers Ticket Raffle

Want to watch the Celtics/Lakers game on January 31 in the Truth's personal suite at the Garden? Enter his online raffle for a shot. Here's the complete prize package: 12 tickets in Pierce's suite for Lakers game Up to $500 in food and beverage Courtside meet-and-greet, photo-op with Pierce Autographed authentic Pierce jersey Log onto... [More]

January 13, 2010 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 2

Hey Knicks… who ya gonna call?

OKLAHOMA CITY – The Knicks were afraid, very afraid. And it had nothing to do with the Oklahoma City Thunder. For two days, several players had trouble sleeping because they were convinced that their downtown hotel is haunted. "I definitely believe it," Jared Jeffries said. "The place is haunted. It's scary."  Eddy Curry claims he... [More]

January 13, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 4