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The Celtics are a stylish bunch

At least Ball Don't Lie thinks so.  Kelly Dwyer put the C's at the top of the list of NBA uniforms. It's green and white. When they're at home, they wear white. When they play on the road, they wear green. It looks fantastic, and it's been around for about a trillion years. Or 63... [More]

August 31, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 4

Amare Stoudemire really isn’t very likeable

There are certain things you don't really find out about other players in the league when you live more than half a country away.  At first with Amare Stoudemire… you saw "S.T.A.T."  You looked at him as Phoenix's franchise player.  Then you started to notice that for a big guy, he's not really grabbing as... [More]

August 31, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 5

Baby: “It’s the perfect situation”

We've been wondering just how Glen Davis was going to get the minutes he's used to now that he's back with the C's.  Apparently, he's not concerned.  Either that, or he's learning to say the right thing. "The situation with the Celtics worked out perfectly," said Davis yesterday after throwing out the first pitch in... [More]

August 31, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 4
This is why he’s called “Larry Legend”

This is why he’s called “Larry Legend”

Our boy Jared Wade dropped this gem on Both Teams Played Hard last week.  Larry Bird scored 47 in this game, mostly left-handed.  Oh, and he also finished with a triple double, the game tying shot in regulation and the game winning shot in OT.  And I’m pretty sure he inspired this movie scene.  ... [More]

August 30, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 3

Player Projections: Tony Allen

Tony AllenLast year's stats:  19 mpg, 7.8 ppg, 2.3 rpg, 1.4 apg, 1.2 spg, fg% 48.5, ft% 72.5% Projected Stats: John:  9 mpg, 7 ppg, 1.5 rpg, 0.5 apg, 1 spg, fg% 45%, ft% 75Chuck:  6 mpg, 4 ppg, 0.9 rpg, 0.7 apg, 0.8 spg, fg% 45, ft% 77 What will help him the most?... [More]

August 30, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 4

Red’s Army… The home of champions

Or at least the place where people win free stuff.  Remember when we let you know SLAMonline was giving away Chelsea gear signed by KG?  Well, the winner was Red's Army reader Shawn Simpson. We love you too, buddy.  See how easy it is?  You read Red's Army and you get free stuff.  And that's... [More]

August 29, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 4

HoopsWorld is Setting the Bar Ridiculously Low

HoopsWorld puts out some questionable content, but its latest offering has me scratching my head. Writer Luke Byrnes lays out "what is reasonable to expect from each team in the NBA for the upcoming campaign and examine what would classify as a failure for each squad." The Boston Celtics season would be a bust if… ... [More]

August 29, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 7

Will Carlos Arroyo Be Our Back-up Point Guard?

Via ESPN: According to several sources, Arroyo, represented by Leon Rose, is in talks to join either the Boston Celtics or the Milwaukee Bucks. However, both teams told ESPN.com's Chris Sheridan that they have had no contact whatsoever with Arroyo or his representatives. On Saturday, El Nuevo Dia, a newspaper out of Puerto Rico, reported... [More]

August 29, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 14

BDL: KG Best Defender of this Decade

Via Kelly Dwyer of Ball Don't Lie: KG stands alone because he pitches nearly as many perfect games, while combining Tim Duncan's length and frame with a guard's ability to move his feet. Garnett has become a bit more showy about things after getting traded to the Boston Celtics, but his time spent toiling for... [More]

August 28, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 2

Become a Green Teamer

The Celtics are holding auditions next month for their Green Team. These are the male and female cheerleaders who fire T-shirts into the crowd and run around the loge and balcony urging on the crowd. Here are the job duties: High energy promotional team whose main focus is leading the Celtics crowd Assist in the... [More]

August 28, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 2