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Ainge to coach Maine Red Claws

Ok… that was an admittedly deceptive headline aimed at grabbing your attention.  But it's not false.  Danny's son Austin will officially be named head coach of the Maine Red Claws today. Ainge is a 2007 graduate from BYU, and played in three NCAA Tournaments for the Cougars. He was an assistant coach at Southern Utah... [More]

July 21, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 3
Celtics Offered BBD, Pruitt & Giddens for Maxiell

Celtics Offered BBD, Pruitt & Giddens for Maxiell

Via Marc Spears: The Celtics have said they would match any reasonable offer for Davis. The Detroit Pistons, New Orleans Hornets and Portland Trail Blazers, league sources said, tried to work a sign-and-trade deal for Davis only to be rebuffed by the Celtics. Boston did offer Davis and guards J.R. Giddens and Gabe Pruitt to... [More]

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Marbury continues to love Boston

Stephon Marbury has taken to Twitter to show Boston some love before… and he's doing it again.  In fact, he mentions Boston almost every time he's on Twitter.  This time, he's defending us against the haters. From @mokalus@starburymarbury just forget the haters.. 99% of those haters are from boston, and 99% of boston don't really... [More]

July 21, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 6

Matt Barnes to Orlando

It's pretty much a done deal for Matt Barnes to go to Orlando.  The need for Boston to sign him was eliminated by the Marquis Daniels (eventual) acquisition… but the calls for Boston to sign Barnes by esteemed reader Nick have been among the most entertaining things to read (and hear) this month.  The good... [More]

July 20, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 8

Any Chance ESPN is Overrating Blake Griffin?

After watching the Summer League, Blake Griffin is labeled a combination of Charles Barkley and Tim Duncan. Who knew the J.A. stood for jackass? No, I haven't read the article and won't because the headline is so ridiculous,... [More]

July 20, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 7

Bassy on the move again

Sebastian Telfair is changing teams once again.  This time as part of a 4-player deal that sends Quentin Richardson to Minnesota. He'll probably have some decent games for the Clippers… but it's pretty obvious that Telfair is going to be relegated to life as a back-up PG for the rest of his career.  He'll be... [More]

July 20, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 1

Shaq Focused on Winning Title for Cavs

Via ESPN: In a new ABC reality television series that begins filming this week, Shaq will take on other top athletes in their own sports."Shaq Vs.," which is set to premiere Aug. 18 at 9 p.m. ET, begins filming Wednesday in Pittsburgh, where Shaq will take on Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger in football.Future episodes... [More]

July 20, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 4

The Pacers Are Really White

Via Rumors & Rants: Last week, we touched on the Indiana Pacers’, and more specifically Larry Bird’s affinity for an endangered species – the caucasian American professional basketball player. A month ago, Bird drafted North Carolina’s Tyler Hansbrough to bring the team’s white count to a league-leading six. (Jeff Foster, Troy Murphy, Travis Diener, Josh... [More]

July 20, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 7

Marisa Miller Was Best Thing About The ESPYs

Nobody really gives a crap about the ESPYs, especially the fact the Lakers won for Best Team. What I do care about is Marissa Miller. She was there and looking fabulous. More pictures….after the jump. So those last two weren't from the ESPYs….sue me.... [More]

July 20, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 7

Vegas round-up: league wowed by Sheed

Jess Camerato was out in Vegas covering the Las Vegas Summer League… and she has a great round-up of the entire thing today.  One of the 5 things learned in Vegas:  The league is talking Sheed. “I just thought how much more fire power the Celtics could get,” Los Angeles Clippers center Marcus Camby told... [More]

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