Red's Army

Encouraging Signs

As far as I'm concerned, there are 3 things about which we should be very encouraged after last night's game.  (4 if you count me busting out proper grammar for the opening sentence.  Hooked on Phonics worked for me) Tony Allen He filled the stat sheet in 39 minutes. 18 points on 8 of 14... [More]

April 15, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 7

Seriously, Philly Sucks

Without 2 of the Big 3, the Celtics played like crap for most of this game but still managed to squeak out a win in Philly. Even though he coughed up the ball with :30 left and gave the Sixers life, Paul Pierce (31 pts, 12-16 FG, 7-9 3FG) was deadly accurate tonight. Doc wanted... [More]

April 15, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 7

Potential Playoff Preview In Philly

60-20 @ 40-40 Tuesday, April 14, 2009 8:00 pm ET Wachovia Center (Philadelphia, PA) If the playoffs were to begin today, Boston's Eastern Conference Quarterfinal matchup would be tonight's opponent, the Philadelphia 76ers. However, it is not set in stone. Chicago holds just a half-game advantage over the Sixers, and Philly has two games remaining... [More]

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Ray Allen Suspended Tonight

Ray Allen has been suspended for elbowing Anderson Varejao where a normal man's nuts would be. That photo is pretty damning evidence.  I can't argue with this.  In fact, I'd like to thank the NBA for doing us a favor.  Maybe they can suspend Paul Pierce too.  Take the night off and rest up for... [More]

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They playoffs have begun. Red's Army is in the running for the Basketblog Header playoffs.  Our header (this thing) is going up against other basketblog headers in a "who's header is best". So go to PeteMarasmitch.com now and vote.  And hurry… We're down 70% to 30%!!... [More]

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Leon Probably In, Baby Maybe Out

The Celtic tweet that Baby's got a stomach bug (insert joke here), but we'll probably see Leon: Big Baby (gametime decision) missed shootaround with a stomach bug. Leon Powe practiced and is likely to suit up tonight.... [More]

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Sam’s Getting Into Coaching

Flip Saunders is gonna coach the Wiz… which means they should get ready for 4 years of 2nd round exits.   But of mild interest to us is Sam Cassell's return the bench… as a coach: Sources tell Michael Lee that the Wizards are close to naming Flip Saunders their next head coach. In a story... [More]

April 14, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 1

KG Speaks

KG, Paul and Ray all sat down with Comcast SportsNet to talk about defending the title.  That's part of it.  Much more from all three guys can be found here. (thanks to reader Hrvoje for the vid)... [More]

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Bulls or 76ers?

The Celtics (60-20) play the 76ers (40-40) tonight in a game that will directly affect who will be their first round playoff opponent. Detroit locked up the 8th seed last night and will face the Cavaliers who clinched home court. The C's are 3-0 against Philly, 2-1 and Chicago. The Sixers have lost 5 straight,... [More]

April 14, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 7

Leon Could Play Tomorrow

I just love that picture. Mark Murphy has another Doc quote on KG… and the tidbit that Leon Powe might be ready to go tomorrow night in Philly. “It’s just the feel of Eddie (trainer Lacerte) and everybody else that this is the right thing to do,” Rivers said today of Garnett. “I just don’t... [More]

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