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Enemy Chatter: Jamal Crawford’s Reign of Awesomeness

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 Atlanta. So say nothing bad about what it means that Crawford thinks he can shoot horrible shots all over the place down the stretch. Instead, yell, cuss, toast,... [More]

January 9, 2010 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized Comments Off

Your Morning Dump… Where the Cs are Sick and (Soon to be) Tired

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 thought they were more physical, I thought they attacked,’’ Celtics coach Doc Rivers said. “We’re supposed to be the physical team, we haven’t been against them.... [More]

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No Answers for Jamal Crawford

Jamal Crawford (the man I said the Celtics had to stop in order to win) scored 14 of his 18 points in the 4th quarter to lead the Hawks past the Celtics, 93-85. The key sequence of the game came with about 1:15 left and the Celtics trailing by six, 88-82. The Cs got a... [More]

January 8, 2010 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 16

Tony Allen Out Sick

Via Boston.com: Guard Tony Allen remained in the team hotel as the Celtics arrived for Friday night's game against the Atlanta Hawks. Allen (flu) is expected to return for Sunday's game in Toronto.... [More]

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Grizzlies Nab Lester Hudson

Via Yahoo! Sports Adrian Wojo Twitter page: Memphis has been awarded Lester Hudson off waivers, a league source tells Y! Sports. The Celtics let the rookie point guard go this week.Memphis had scouted Hudson a great deal at nearby Tennessee-Martin, before Boston had picked him with the 58th pick of June Draft.Hudson's a Memphis native... [More]

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Celtics/Hawks Game Preview

Celtics (25-8) at Hawks (22-12) Game time: 8pm, The Omni, Philips Arena. TV – CSN, ESPN. Radio – WEEI-AM (850). Team Leaders Scoring Bos: Pierce – 18.1                  Hawks: Joe Johnson – 21.5 ReboundingBos: Perkins – 8.0                  Hawks: Al Horford – 9.9 AssistsBos: Rondo – 9.6                    Hawks: Johnson – 4.9 Who'll go... [More]

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C’s going bargain shopping?

“We are just going to keep looking,’’ Ainge said. “There are a lot of players out there this year, and so many with expiring contracts coming out. Already a couple have been bought out – such as [Marko] Jaric and Alston – and that trend could continue.’’ Globe: Celtics have room to maneuver now Ever... [More]

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Eddie in , Tony Out?

From the C's Eddie House has joined the team in Atlanta and went through today's shootaround. However, Tony Allen did not practice (sick). Usually not practicing means not playing… but we'll have to check back later.  Believe it or not, we'll miss Tony tonight against the athletic Hawks.  Atlanta has come back down to earth... [More]

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On Ray and his turnovers

This was going to be the lasting image from the Miami Heat game.  Ray Allen trying to make something happen… and Dwyane Wade ripping it… then going in for the apparent game-winning dunk. Lucky for Ray, that thing happened … and everyone sort of moved on from the turnover. But in that minute or so... [More]

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Celtics Dancers: Alison P. vs Ashley M. vs Meghan

There are a lot of new faces among the Celtics dancers this year. What better way to get to know all the girls than by pairing them off and having you vote for your favorite? We are down to the final three dancers: Alison P., Ashley M. and Meghan. The poll will be open through... [More]

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