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So we’re watching minutes already, huh?

If you didn't hear last night's post-game call in show, you missed me already starting to get worked up about minutes.  Right off the bat… I'm wondering what Doc was thinking with Ray Allen, who played 42 minutes in last nights win. 42 minutes on opening night.  42 minutes on the front-end of back-to-back games. ... [More]

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Newsflash: Rondo Talks Are Not Dead

Via Marc Spears of Yahoo! Sports: Agent Bill Duffy said Celtics president Danny Ainge restarted talks by expressing a willingness to improve a possible offer to Rondo during a meeting at halftime of Boston’s 95-89 win in Cleveland on Tuesday. On Monday, Duffy told Yahoo! Sports that Rondo would not sign a contract extension with... [More]

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Solid Bench + Clutch Plays = Big Road Win

This quote from Doc Rivers sums up last night's win over the Cavaliers: “The second unit saved the game for us,’’ coach Doc Rivers said. “And then the first unit down the stretch won the game for us. When Doc began substitutions late in the 1st quarter, the Celtics were trailing 21-12. When all the... [More]

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Paul Pierce, The Bench Lead Way Over Cavs

The Celtics opened their quest for Banner 18 with a dramatic 95-89 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers. The big difference in this game was the Celtics bench. They turned a double-digit deficit into a 6-point halftime lead. Paul Pierce (23 points, 11 rebounds) was clutch in the fourth quarter (10 points), nailing an 18-footer with... [More]

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Opening Night Live Game Blog

Opening Night Live Game Blog

Are you ready? I said, are you ready!? Click here to access our live game blog. Click here to follow us on Twitter. And don't forget about our postgame call-in show starting at 10pm. Celtics…Hoo-rah. Celtics…Hoo-rah. Celtics…Hoo-rah. 1-2-3…Ubuntu UPDATE: Danny Ainge says the Celtics have suspended Glen Davis for tonight and tomorrow night's game.... [More]

October 27, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 4

How Glen Davis hurt his thumb

Steve Bulpett has the details.  Here is just a taste. A shirtless Glen “Big Baby” Davis and his “best friend” Shawn Bridgewater – a former teammate of the Celtics forward on the University High basketball team in Baton Rouge, La. – emerged bleeding from their noses after a fight inside a black SUV in Waltham... [More]

October 27, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 17

Delonte doubtful tonight

Delonte West has had a lot of problems lately… most recently some sort of domestic incident that spilled over at an airport. So it's no surprise that Delonte is probably not going to play tonight.  We know Glen Davis won't be playing for a while.  His fellow LSU Tiger Shaquille O'Neal talked about Baby today.... [More]

October 27, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 4

Tonight’s plans, and a new partnership

We'd like to announce a new partnership with TruFan.com… a pretty fast growing site that you might have seen on places like Boston.com, and other national media outlets.  As part of the partnership, we'll be trying out some new interactive features here on Red's Army, much like the one you'll see if you click on... [More]

October 27, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 4

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]

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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]

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