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Enemy Chatter: “They have 3 All-Stars… we don’t have any.”

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 Indiana.. Another blown lead. Another loss. Take from this one what you want. At least the team didn't get blown to smithereens in the confines of one of... [More]

December 23, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized Comments Off

How Sam Presti continues to slowly build an empire

At a time where most General Managers feel pressure to make big, splashy moves in order to save their jobs… Oklahoma City GM Sam Presti continues to do little things to slowly build a team that will not only win… but be a winner for a while. The latest step in the progression was a... [More]

December 23, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 4

“He just creates havoc out there”

Paul Flannery might have to be diplomatic about this… but we don't.  Let's start with Troy Murphy's quote about Rajon Rondo: “He just kills your whole gameplan because you don’t know where he’s going to be,” Muprhy said. “He’s all over the place. He’s taking chances. He just creates havoc out there. He’s tough.” And... [More]

December 23, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 9

Celtics Dancers: Brandy vs Alannah

There are a lot of new faces among the Celtics dancers this year. What better way to get to know all the girls than by pairing them off and having you vote for your favorite? The competition between Jennafa and Caroline came down to the wire, with Jennafa winning by just 3 votes (115-112). The... [More]

December 23, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 3

Your Morning Dump… Where no KG and no Christmas make the Celtics something something

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big storyline.  Because there's nothing quite as satisfying a good morning dump. “The holidays are a tough time to play, obviously, because of distractions,’’ said coach Doc Rivers. “Tomorrow, we’re bringing everyone’s family, wives and kids. I actually told them... [More]

December 23, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 3

When 2 Quarters of Defense is Enough

I'm not sure what Doc Rivers told the troops at halftime, but it clearly worked. Down 15 at the half, the Celtics clamped down defensively in the 3rd and 4th quarters and beat the Pacers, 103-94. Abysmal. Atrocious. Wretched. Putrid. Any of those words appropriately describe the Celtics play in the first half. Pacers PG... [More]

December 22, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 16

Celtics looking like this…

The Celtics are getting their asses handed to them by the Indiana Pacers… 57-42 at the half. Earl Watson is torching Rajon Rondo and everyone else on the Cs. God damn….... [More]

December 22, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 3

KG out tonight

Kevin Garnett is not playing tonight.  Jess Camerato tweets Sheed's name, not Garnett's, listed in starting lineup on Jumbotron. Ainge tells CSNNE KG will not play tonight. Standby for more. He's out because of a right thigh bruise. CSNNE just put up a graphic calling it "strategic rest".  Apparently its something that was aggravated at... [More]

December 22, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 3

Celtics/Pacers Game Preview

Celtics (21-5) vs Pacers (9-17) Game time: 7:30m, TD Garden. TV – CSN. Radio – WEEI-AM (850). Team Leaders Scoring Bos: Pierce – 18.1                  Pacers: Mike Dunleavy – 14.0  ReboundingBos: Perkins – 8.0                  Pacers: Troy Murphy – 9.2 AssistsBos: Rondo – 9.7                    Pacers: T.J. Ford - 3.7 Who'll go off:  Paul... [More]

December 22, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 1

Your KG Face of the Day

Tuesday, December 22, 2009 The "Oh, is that $50 Mr. House?  Well…. let me show you to our finest seat.  Brian Scalabrine will be server tonight, and you call me if you need anything at all."... [More]

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