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Danny… reach out to Sam Jones

FanHouse sat down with C's legend Sam Jones for a wide ranging inteview.  Check it out here… but here's the one part that really stood out. FanHouse: You ever go to see the Celtics play? Sam Jones: "No. It's a new regime, new owners, new management. People ask me why I never go back. I... [More]

November 4, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 4

Without Bias

For those immune to incessant ESPN promotion, the network recently aired "Without Bias," the latest film in its "30 on 30" series. I'd watched and enjoyed some of the other films (Who Killed the USFL?, Muhammed and Larry), but wasn't sure if I wanted to relive the Len Bias tragedy. I know all the details.... [More]

November 4, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 7

Your Morning Dump… where the second unit is just too much

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. The Celtics opened the fourth quarter with a 69-54 lead. That’s a comfortable margin, but it wouldn’t have been a surprise to see the starters back on the... [More]

November 4, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 4

‘Sheed is Perfect for This Team!

If you didn’t realize it during the offseason, preseason or during the first four games of the regular season, I hope you realize it know – Rasheed Wallace is a perfect fit for this Celtics team. Here’s his line in tonight’s 105 – 74 blowout win over Philly: 24 minutes, 20 points, 7-10 FG, 6-8... [More]

November 3, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 14
Being Eddie House’s son

Being Eddie House’s son

Eddie’s son, Jalen, is the subject of a new Cartoon Network series called “My Dad’s a Pro.”  Dime has the details. Premiering tomorrow, November 4 at 7:55 PM, will be the first of 10 four-minute episodes that feature a day in the life of Jaelen House. Each week, viewers will get a glimpse of what... [More]

November 3, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 1

Celtics/76ers Preview

(Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images) Celtics (4-0) vs. Philadelphia (2-1) Game time: 7pm Wachovia Center, Philadelphia. TV – CSN. Radio – WEEI-AM (850) Team Leaders Scoring Bos: Pierce – 21.8                 76ers: L. Williams – 20.0 ReboundingBos: Garnett – 7.0                 76ers: Iguodala – 8.3 AssistsBos: Rondo – 11.8                 76ers: Iguodala –... [More]

November 3, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized Comments Off

How Rondo’s deal breaks down

Woj has the numbers: Annual breakdown of Rondo's $55 million deal: '10-11: $9.09 mil'11-12: $10.04 mil'12-13: $11 million'13-14: $11.9 million'14-15: $12.9 million The $9.09 million help alleviate some of the luxury tax hit… but the C's can fill out a good roster next year.   They've got 6 people under contract for sure (Pierce, KG,... [More]

November 3, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 7

Just to fan the flames

Hey… if people are gonna pick on Rondo, we're gonna defend him.  And in this case, defending him involves a .gif of CP3 flopping like someone shot him with a 12-gauge and a video of him charging after Matt Bonner… followed by Tim Duncan telling him to "calm the f— down" He's not all THAT... [More]

November 3, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 19

Now on TruFan: Millions of reasons for Rondo to chill out

Rajon Rondo is taking a lot of heat for a nothing incident with Chris Paul.  I mean, the league is even looking into it for some weird reason.  But why?  I try to answer that on TruFan. Depending on who you ask, Rajon Rondo is somewhere in the top 5 among the league's point guards. ... [More]

November 3, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 6
The End of the J.R. Giddens Era

The End of the J.R. Giddens Era

Via Chad Ford (big hat tip to Celtics Blog): The only other player (besides Joe Alexander) from the first-round class of 2008 to have their third year option declined was the Celtics' J.R. Giddens. Giddens is earning $1.208 million this season. His team option for next year is $1.1 million. Danny obviously believes that Giddens... [More]

November 3, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 5