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And the Rollercoaster Ride Continues…

And the Rollercoaster Ride Continues…

Wow. What a game. Too bad it was against the mediocre 76ers. Thanks to some ridiculous three-point shooting (13-20, 65%) the Sixers lead the Celtics 85-79 going into the 4th quarter. Fortunately for our sanity, the Celtics rattled off a 23-7 run to take a 10-point lead. They C’s were sparked by Rondo (8 of... [More]

November 25, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 2

Allen Iverson is quitting

Marc Spears tweets: AI's personal mgr Gary Moore tells Y! Sports AI is retiring. That's surprising. I'll believe it when I see it.  I'm betting you need quotes around it…as in "retiring".  I still think he wants to play… just not under any terms available right now.  I say don't believe it until he files... [More]

November 25, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 3

“KG wouldn’t be playing… if he was hurt”

“His surgery has healed, but he’s had discomfort in his shins,’’ said Ainge, who holds weekly meetings with Garnett and team physician Dr. Brian McKeon. “KG wouldn’t be playing right now if he wasn’t confident. “And he wouldn’t be playing if he was hurt.’’ The lack of explosiveness in Garnett’s game is apparent to all... [More]

November 25, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 2

Celtics/76ers Game Preview

Celtics (10-4) vs. 76ers (5-9) Game time: 7:30pm, TD Garden. TV – CSN, Radio – WEEI-AM (850) Team Leaders Scoring Bos: Pierce – 19.6                  76ers: Andre Iguodala – 18.2 ReboundingBos: Garnett – 7.6                  76ers:  Iguodala – 6.5 AssistsBos: Rondo – 8.9                    76ers: Iguodala – 5.7 Who'll go off: Paul Pierce. Why not go with... [More]

November 25, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 3

Report: Gambler Claims 13 Refs Involved in Betting Scandal

Via WHDH Ch. 7 News in Boston: A source tells 7Sports that the gambler at the center of the 2008 NBA betting scandal says 13 referees were involved. Jimmy "The Sheep" Battista pleaded guilty to conspiracy to transmit wagering information in connection with disgraced NBA official Tim Donaghy and served 15 months in federal prison.... [More]

November 25, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 3

Some Extremely Early Playoff Predictions

Four weeks into the season, ESPN's Tim Legler offers up his playoff predictions. Here's the top four seeds. 1. Boston Celtics: Still the best team in the East. They have the best defensive team, even with guys currently banged up. They know how to win in the most consistent way, which is to defend, rebound... [More]

November 25, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized Comments Off

Danny freaks out Celtics Nation

“We have had internal discussions about (Iverson),” Ainge said yesterday, “but a decision like this has to be unanimous, and it wasn’t.” Among the questions surrounding Iverson are cost (not a problem after he was willing to go to the Grizzlies for $3.1 million), how much he could help a club and whether, in the... [More]

November 25, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 17

Your Morning Dump… Where Sheed wants to end things early tonight

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. If you look at young clubs, that’s how they are. If you keep them around at the end, they can go on a spurt. But if you put... [More]

November 25, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 3

More Tony Allen, More Marquis Daniels

The Globe's Gary Washburn has a couple of practice notes: Tony Allen said he is shooting to return to action during the Celtics' four-game road trip to Miami, Charlotte, San Antonio and Oklahoma City. He is practicing consistently on his surgically repaired right ankle but said he wants more work. Coach Doc Rivers said he... [More]

November 24, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 8

Your KG Face of the Day

Tuesday, November 24, 2009 The ""why can't I get that Adam Lambert AMA performance out of my head??  UNSEE… UNSEE!!!"... [More]

November 24, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized Comments Off