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Report: Davis Having Surgery Today

Via ESPN's Chris Sheridan: The Celtics are now saying that Glen "Big Baby" Davis is undergoing surgery today on his injured right thumb, which was damaged in some sort of an altercation with one of Davis' former LSU teammates. Owner Wyc Grousbeck says the team is considering suspending Davis. Wow. Celtics news is flying around... [More]

October 27, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 10

Celts Offer Rondo $9 Million, He Wants $12 Million

Finally some detailed numbers on the Rondo contract negotiations, courtesy Jeff Goodman of WEEI/Fox: A source close to the situation has told Jeff Goodman of WEEI.com and FoxSports.com that the Celtics’ offered point guard Rajon Rondo a contract extension worth five years and $45 million, with Rondo’s representatives asking for between $55-60 million over the... [More]

October 27, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 12

Wyc Plans to Suspend Glen Davis

Via Boston.com: "I've had enough of 'Big Baby,' so I'm going to start calling him Glen," Grousbeck told the Globe. "It certainly seems like there's going to be a suspension here." Last night Gary Tanguay reported Davis would be out 6-to-8 weeks with a broken hand. But this morning, we are learning the injury is... [More]

October 27, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 23

Season Preview… Highlights style

The season begins TONIGHT!  And just like we did in college, Chuck and I waited until the absolute last minute to get a huge project done… and only made it happen because we pulled an all-nighter.  Which brings us to our little season preview.  And because we are who we are… and because everyone else... [More]

October 27, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 9

Rondo’s agent: We’re not doing a deal

After not very much negotiating, talks between the Celtics and Rajon Rondo's agent have apparently broken off. A meeting between Bill Duffy, the agent for Rajon Rondo, and Celtics GM Danny Ainge apparently netting nothing but major difference in how each side perceives Rondo's worth. Duffy, according to Yahoo! Sports, wanted Rondo amongst the top... [More]

October 27, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 7

Report: Rondo, Celtics Not Close to a Deal

Via HoopsHype: The Celtics and Rajon Rondo’s agent Bill Duffy are scheduled to meet Tuesday in Cleveland, HoopsHype.com writer Peter May has learned. The two sides are not close on a contract extension right now. Unsurprisingly, the main issue is money and not the length of the contract.... [More]

October 26, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 6

Report: Davis Out 6-8 Weeks

Via Gary Tanguay: Big Baby out 6-8 weeks with a broken hand I guess it could have been worse. After the initial reports, I was fearing some type of surgery required ligament damage.... [More]

October 26, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 13

Rondo, Celtics Talking Contract Tonight

Via Jess Camerato: Rajon Rondo is set to talk with Celtics on Monday night regarding his contract, sources close to Rondo told WEEI.com. WEEI.com previously reported the Celtics are prepared to offer Rondo a long term extension today to prevent him from becoming a restricted free agent at the end of the season. On Comcast... [More]

October 26, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 4

Baby could miss significant time

More from the Herald.  Apparently, he was defending himself in some kind of fight. Davis underwent X-rays today and will have to get further tests to determine the full extent of the damage. Surgery could be required. According to sources, this was a non-basketball injury. It happened Sunday night when he got into an altercation... [More]

October 26, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 15

Baby suffers mysterious hand injury

The Herald has the story….. Glen Davis was not at practice today because of a “hand injury” that seems rather mysterious at this point. Doc Rivers said the injury did not occur at practice and that Davis was sent for X-rays. Rivers also did not know what hand was injured or how it happened. Sources,... [More]

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