Red's Army

How’s This for Motivation?

(Courtesy: CelticsBlog) These are the kind of pictures I'd be taking if Red's Army was allowed to partake in Media Day. "I don't know where it came from," said Rivers. It has an obvious meaning, You can ask the players what it means…Red [Auerbach] did it."... [More]

September 28, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 5

Tony Allen Questionable, No Restrictions for KG

Via Greg Dickerson of CSNNE.com: Allen, entering his 6th season with Boston, was out of commission for 13 weeks this summer with a torn tendon in his ankle. His status for the preseason is questionable. Allen only appeared in 42 games for the Celtics in the 2008/09 season. Tony Allen missed 13 weeks this summer... [More]

September 28, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 2

Player Projections: Rasheed Wallace

Last year's stats: 12.0 ppg, 7.4 rpg, 1.4 apg, 1.3 bpg, FG%: 41.9, FT% 77.2Projected Stats: John:  14.0 ppg, 7.5 rpg, 2.0 apg, 1.8 bpg, FG% 44.2, FT% 78.4 Chuck: 13.7 ppg, 7.3 rpg, 1.2 apg, 1.3 bpg, FG% 44%, FT% 80%  What will help him the most? John:  Playing along side KG.  And that... [More]

September 28, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 8

Win a game with Rondo

Dunkin Donuts is giving away a pick-up game with Rajon Rondo.  You and 4 friends can hook up with 4 other grand prize winners to play some ball with Rondo. Simply, use your registered DD Card and receive up to three entries per day. You'll receive one entry when you use you DD Card before... [More]

September 28, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 1

Our long national nightmare is finally over

Today… NBA basketball returns.  Sort of. Guys will be in Waltham in uniform and answering questions… which counts right now.  And we look forward to bringing you a first-hand perspective.  Granted, it will be someone else's first-hand perspective since the team has shut us out… again.  At least it's part of a rigid anti-blog policy... [More]

September 28, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 18

Back to Work

The Celtics finally get back to work this week. As related to basketball, the last six weeks have been brutally boring. Here's a look at the key dates in the next two weeks: Monday, 9/28 – Media Day Tuesday, 9/29 – Training camp opens Thursday, 10/1 – My birthday Wednesday, 10/7 – Celtics vs Houston... [More]

September 27, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 2

The Week in Review

Paul Pierce had a busy week. While launching his new Truth on Health initiative, he blasted the NBA for planning to go with replacement referees if the current labor dispute isn't solved by the start of the season. He also said the Celtics are the best team in the NBA, which set off a fantastic... [More]

September 26, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized Comments Off

Another has-been deciding between Boston & Phoenix

First it was Grant Hill… then it was Dan Dickau… Now, Bobby Jackson is reportedly deciding between Phoenix and Boston for his one last NBA fling (Via CelticsBlog). Depending on which source you read, Jackson has been mentioned to be headed to the Celtics or the Suns. Whichever route he takes, he will probably have... [More]

September 26, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 13

The Truth: “… we’re going to win it all.”

Via Marc Spears of Yahoo! Sports: “Before the season even started last year, I was asked, ‘What is going to stop y’all from winning it all?’ ” Pierce said in a phone interview on Thursday. “The first thing I said was, ‘If we’re healthy, we’re going to win it all.’ And I’m going to say it... [More]

September 25, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 46
I’ll be hanging out with Jalen Rose in Vegas

I’ll be hanging out with Jalen Rose in Vegas

Jalen Rose at Blogs with Balls: “Viva Las Vegas” from HHR on Vimeo. OK… hanging out is a relative term.  Jalen and I will be among the speakers at Blogs With Balls 2.0… which is part of the Blog World & New Media Expo 2009.  Jalen will be part of the keynote panel moderated by... [More]

September 25, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 1