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Video evidence of a defensive lapse, starring Rajon Rondo

Here's the situation: 3rd quarter, Celtics down 3 and fighting like hell to get ahead of the Phoenix Suns.  Phoenix has the ball out of bounds. As the play starts, two players flare to either side of the court, clearing space underneath the hoop.  Phoenix is trying to get a play to the basket… which... [More]

November 7, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 6

The Week in Review

It's been a long week for the Celtics and the Army. We started with a victory over the Hornets, which was overshadowed by the Chris Paul – Rajon Rondo feud. For the record, Doc Rivers said CP3 started it. The Celtics still threw $55 million at Rondo, immaturity issues or not. The Celts moved onto... [More]

November 7, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized Comments Off

Your Morning Dump… where there’s a first time for everything

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. “We could have took our time on offense more. There were a couple possessions where we, myself included, shot it real quick. We didn’t make them play defense.... [More]

November 7, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 1

Well… there goes the 82-0 season

Let me just say that I f'ing hate Jason Richardson.  I'm sick of that guy torching the Celtics. JRich hit 6 of 7 3's on his way to 34 points.. and the C's lose for the first time this season, 110-103.  This boiled down to shots taken behind lines: Phoenix shot 13-24 from 3 and... [More]

November 6, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 24

Barbosa and Scalabrine Will Miss Tonight’s Game

 The Celtics will not have the services tonight of Brian Scalabrine. He's out with back spasms. Can somebody remind Scal that you have to use your legs when lifting a keg? According to the Globe's Gary Dzen: Leandro Barbosa (right wrist) is on the court right now shooting for the Suns, but the speedy guard... [More]

November 6, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 5

The C’s have 3 MVP Candidates

Ok, it's WAAAAAAAAY too early to be talking about MVP candidates.  What this post is actually about is a cool new feature on basketball-reference.com (via BDL): the MVP Award Tracker. Right now, here's their top 10: Carmelo Anthony Chauncey Billups Paul Pierce Kobe Bryant Nene Hilario Rajon Rondo Dwyane Wade Kenyon Martin Steve Nash Kevin... [More]

November 6, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 4

Win a year of NBA League Pass Broadband

You want to watch any NBA game on line for free?  You can… if you go over to Hugging Harold Reynolds and convince @ChrisIlluminati why he should be a Celtics fan. You see… Chris needs a team.  And the person that convinces him gets the prize  It's simple. Make me like your team. Woo me.... [More]

November 6, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 8

Celtics/Suns Preview

Celtics (6-0) vs. Phoenix (4-1) Game time: 7:30, TD Garden. TV – CSN; Radio – WEEI-AM (850) Team Leaders Scoring Bos: Pierce – 19.7                  Suns: Steve Nash – 19.6 ReboundingBos: Garnett – 7.5                  Suns: Grant Hill – 8.8 AssistsBos: Rondo – 9.7                    Suns: Nash – 10.8 Who'll go off: Ray Allen. That's my... [More]

November 6, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 2

Exclusive Red’s Army discount at the official Paul Pierce store

We're excited to pass along an exclusive discount to the official Paul Pierce online store.  Just head on over, pick out what you want, and use the discount code REDSARMY15 to get 15 percent off your purchase.  This exclusive deal for Red's Army readers lasts for the next week… so take advantage of the discount... [More]

November 6, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 10
Hey Rondo, how about a sequel?

Hey Rondo, how about a sequel?

One of my favorite Rondo moves of all time.  I’d like to see it again tonight.... [More]

November 6, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 2