Red's Army

Did TA really strip D-Wade with the game on the line?

The Celtics led the Heat 97-94 with :40 seconds left in the 4th quarter when Tony Allen fought through a pick and stripped Dwyane Wade as he made his move to the hoop. TA picked up the loose ball, got fouled and made both free throws. The Heat never recovered and the Celtics won 107-102.... [More]

February 3, 2010 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 64

Ainge criticizes Rondo for comments

Rajon Rondo raised some eyebrows with his comments that the Celtics have some issues in the locker room. Danny Ainge responded to Rondo's comments on WEEI: Ainge agreed with Rondo's assessment that different players have been focused on elements other than winning a championship this year. At the same time, he suggested that the point... [More]

February 3, 2010 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 7

Celtics/Heat Game Preview

Celtics (30-16) at Heat (24-24) Game time: 8pm, TD Garden. TV – ESPN. Radio – WEEI-AM (850). Team Leaders Scoring Bos: Pierce – 18.9                  Heat: Dwyane Wade – 27.0 ReboundingBos: Perkins – 8.3                  Heat: Udonis Haslem – 7.3 AssistsBos: Rondo – 9.7                    Heat: Wade – 6.2 Who'll go off:  Rajon Rondo.... [More]

February 3, 2010 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized Comments Off

Live chat tonight on Celtics.com!

The Boston Celtics have invited Red's Army to join in a live chat tonight on Celtics.com.  So I'll be heading over there at 8pm to join Peter Stringer and Marc D'Amico from Celtics.com and Couper Moorhead from NBA.com… as well as Greg Payne from CelticsBlog. So head on over to Celtics.com at 8pm tonight and... [More]

February 3, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 3

McHale: C’s are coasting… and that’s OK.

Kevin McHale knows a thing or two about playing in the NBA.  So when he says older guys conserve energy pre-All Star break and then turn it on later… and that it's OK to do it… then I'm OK with it. "They are getting where they want to be," McHale said. "When you get to... [More]

February 3, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 4

Is the time right to trade Tony Allen?

Tony Allen is playing his best ball in years. He's been a key contributor off the bench over the past few weeks. He's averaging 20 minutes, 7 points, 52% FG and 3 rebounds. Prior to this revival, TA was trade bait because of his $2.5 million dollar expiring contract. You could package Allen (along with... [More]

February 3, 2010 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 9

Your Morning Dump… where the C’s locker room is having problems

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 are getting bored with it some,” he said, “but I think it’s a little bit of different agendas maybe creeping in. It just all depends. You... [More]

February 3, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 24

Report: Pierce’s foot strained, not broken

A. Sherrod Blakely lays it out in a simple tweet: Pierce has strained mid-foot injury. Listed as day-to-day. And a mighty roar goes up from the crowd.  Now can we all stop with the "the season is over" crap?  The overreactions around here lately are out of control. UPDATE:  Blakely's full story UPDATE 2:  Celtics... [More]

February 2, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 7

Source: Pierce May Have Broken Left Foot

Via David Aldridge: Already reeling from a spate of injuries to key players, the Boston Celtics may have lost All-Star forward Paul Pierce for a significant period of time to a broken left foot, according to a league source. The team does not know for sure if Pierce's foot is broken after X-rays taken Tuesday;... [More]

February 2, 2010 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 19

What’s up with Pierce?

I'd like to personally thank Shelden Williams for freaking us the hell out today.  He got the "what's up with Paul Pierce" ball rolling around 3:30 or so with this tweet. Man when it rains it pours!!! Yall will find out what I mean soon!!!! Thanks, Shelden, for freaking us out with a cryptic message... [More]

February 2, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 10