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Sheed’s on the floor

Via Gary Dzen Rasheed Wallace just stepped onto the parquet for warm-ups in his trademark cut-off sweatpants. Wallace is just taking jump shots both from a static position and on the move. That's a good sign for a player suffering from back pain. Wallace made so many shots in his early warm-up that he let... [More]

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Rondo being Rondo

Slam's Lang Whitaker sat down with Rajon Rondo after Game 2 of the Cavs series… and got an interview that really shed some light on how unique Rondo is not only as a player… but as a person.  My big takeaway from the limited excerpts that were released... is that he never watched the NBA... [More]

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Mannix: Ref crew could benefit Celtics

Via Mannix said the officiating crew assigned to Game 6 — Mike Callahan, Monty McCutchen and Ken Mauer — appears to be one that will help Boston’s cause. “It will be a liberally called game,” Mannix said. “Just based on the names and what you’re saying, I think that favors Boston. I think they’re... [More]

May 28, 2010 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 5

10 things more important than the refs, and 1 thing to fear

All the talk about referees is boring a whole in my brain.  It WAS a story.  It's not anymore.  Here are 10 things just off the top of my head that are more important than the officials tonight. – Stopping Jameer Nelson – Preventing Dwight Howard from getting to the hoop – Rotating out on... [More]

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Glen Davis will play tonight

According to CSNNE, Glen Davis will play tonight in Game 6. Multiple sources have confirmed that Glen Davis, who suffered a concussion in the Celtics' loss at Orlando on Wednesday night, will play tonight in Game Six at TD Garden. Davis has recovered from the injury and has been cleared by the team's medical staff.... [More]

May 28, 2010 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 5

Life on the road… and what Rondo is like

Listen to internet radio with Red's Army on Blog Talk Radio Last night we had WEEI's Paul Flannery and ESPN's Chris Forsberg on The 2 Man game.  It started with Flannery running down all of the injury updates and generally dropping a lot of knowledge on how the C's can finish this thing off tonight. ... [More]

May 28, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 3

Can I punch Mike Bianchi in the face?

Via Mike Bianchi's column in the Orlando Sentinel: You know how sports fans are – suspicious and superstitious. They're already freaking out because the Bruins won two close games against the Flyers to start the series, blew out the Flyers in Game 3 and then couldn't finish them off in overtime in Game 4. Sound... [More]

May 28, 2010 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 8

Your Morning Dump… Where they gotta stop Jameer

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. In Orlando's two wins, Nelson's ability to come up with clutch shots captures your attention. But it was his ability to beat Rondo off the dribble via... [More]

May 28, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 19

The 2 Man Game at 9 with Paul Flannery & Chris Forsberg

There's a LOT to talk about after last night's game. Yes… the officiating is one thing… but its not the ONLY thing.  So we're going to be focusing on some actual basketball tonight with two of Boston's best…'s Paul Flannery and, in his usual spot, ESPN Boston's Chris Forsberg. What can the C's do... [More]

May 27, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 33

Enemy Chatter: Vince Carter is being aggressive?

I often wonder what opposing teams, their beat reporters and bloggers are saying about the Celtics after playing the Celtics. Here's a dose of 'enemy chatter' from Orlando. So he's taking a beating, and the media are exploiting the usual talking points about him: he's soft, he's not clutch, he's timid, he doesn't have a... [More]

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