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KG: The New Schilling?

By Ryan Thomas Late in his career, Curt Schilling realized he wasn’t the same top of the rotation ace who could bust batters inside with 95 mile-per-hour fastballs, then make them chase nasty splitters in the dirt.  2,800-plus innings over 16 Major League seasons had taken a toll on his body (not that it was... [More]

February 23, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 13

McGrady’s Knee Acting Up

 Didn't take the NY headline writers long, huh? Uh-oh. Tracy McGrady's comeback took a troubling turn when the new Knick limped off the court in the final minutes of his second game. The cursed Knicks limped to a horrifying 83-67 loss to the Bucks and were booed off the court by a surly Garden crowd... [More]

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Review: “Magic & Bird: A Courtship of Rivals”

Last night, The Boston Celtics and HBO converted the Garden into a movie theater for an advance screening of "Magic & Bird: A Courtship of Rivals."  It was an "invite-only" crowd of season ticket holders… but I managed to find my way in as a friend's "plus 1." It was pretty cool to see the... [More]

February 23, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 4

Your Morning Dump… Where the Truth Hurts

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. "It's a little banged up right now, so it's something I'm going to think about — taking a few days off and letting it heal," said Pierce.... [More]

February 23, 2010 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 8

Wilbon, Barry won’t write off Celtics yet

ESPN/ABC basketball analysts Jon Barry and Michael Wilbon talk about the Celtics acquisition of Nate Robinson and the team's chances at a championship. They agree the Celtics are contenders, if they remain healthy and if they don't have to play Atlanta.... [More]

February 22, 2010 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 16

Nate Robinson’s crash course

Via Nate Robinson's Twitter page: At the gym get n a good work out bout to put up 1000 made shots and 100 freethrows gotta keep work nTomorrow is the big day can't wait The Globe's Julian Benbow writes about Nate's questionable character (he was right in the middle of the infamous Knicks/Nuggets brawl featuring... [More]

February 22, 2010 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 8

Enemy Chatter: Melo works hard for the money

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 Denver. "In an ear-shattering falsetto that would have made even Simon Cowell speechless, Carmelo Anthony stood at his locker and sang his best Donna Summer: 'I work haaaaaard... [More]

February 22, 2010 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 2

Your Morning Dump… Where KG is spending more time down low

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. “I told myself and I had a meeting with Doc, and he was very straight-up with me, and I’ve just got to be a post presence,” Garnett... [More]

February 22, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 10

As good as a 9 point loss gets

Did anyone really expect the Celtics to sweep Sacramento, LA, Portland and Denver out West? I didn't, which is why today's 114-105 loss to the Nuggets doesn't bother me much. They came out flat. Very flat. When Rondo (15 points, 11 assists) looks like he needs a 5-hour energy drink at tip-off, you know the... [More]

February 21, 2010 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 22

Celtics/Nuggets Game Preview

Celtics (35-18) vs Nuggets (36-19) Game time: 3:30pm, Pepsi Center, TV – ABC. Radio – WEEI-AM (850) Team Leaders Scoring Bos: Pierce – 18.2                  Nuggets: Carmelo Anthony – 29.3 ReboundingBos: Perkins – 8.2                  Nuggets: Kenyon Martin – 9.6 AssistsBos: Rondo – 9.7                   Nuggets: Chauncey Billups – 6.1 Who'll go off:  Ray... [More]

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