Red's Army

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

Jackson, Gasol call Kobe greedy

  The Lakers followed up their big win against the Celtics by losing to the Grizzlies… but Kobe Bryant didn't really seem to care.  He went off for 44 points to become the Lakers all-time scoring leader. But not everyone was happy for him.  Pau Gasol and Phil Jackson both had not-so-subtle digs for Kobe... [More]

February 2, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 16

A little game of “What If”

Step off the ledge, folks.  The Celtics have FINALLY won a game.  The season isn't over.  The team isn't in complete disarray.  To paraphrase Doc… the sky is not falling. Doc makes a great point about this 4 game stretch.  If one shot had fallen in two of those three losses, we're singing a completely... [More]

February 2, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 8

Enemy Chatter: KG’s going to set illegal screens

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 Washington. "You're playing against the Boston Celtics, so you're not going to get a lot of calls," he said. "KG's going to set illegal screens; they're not going... [More]

February 2, 2010 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 3

Tony Allen dances a little jig

Nice steal… nice pass… nice finish… Sure Tony… why not do a little dance? He's also got us talking.  He was a Twitter trending topic in Boston last night. Tony is having a generally positive impact on the Celtics right now.  He's a set of young legs that we need right now.  He could be... [More]

February 2, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 12