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Ainge Updates Us on Free Agents, BBD and Eddie House

Danny Ainge held a conference call with the media today to discuss the new affiliation with the Maine Red Claws. He also answered questions regarding potential free agents, BBD, and Eddie House. On the free agent front, are there one or two guys we should pay attention to? "There's the July 1st type free agents... [More]

June 29, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 5

Free agent bargain hunting

We are about to enter a flurry of free agent action.  On Wednesday morning, we'll know how the restricted/unrestricted free agent pool shakes out and the offers will start rolling.  By the time our next call in show comes around (Wednesday, July 8 at 9pm with Jeff Clark of CelticsBlog.com) players will start to sign... [More]

June 29, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 7

Celtics prospects will be travelling a lot less

That's because instead of going about 2,400 miles between Boston and Utah… they'll be going about 100 miles north to Portland, Maine.  Today, the Maine Red Claws announced, officially, that they'll be affiliated with the Celtics and the Charlotte Bobcats.  I think this is great news because it allows fans much easier access to some... [More]

June 29, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 4
Is This Celtics Fan Any Good at Announcer Impersonations?

Is This Celtics Fan Any Good at Announcer Impersonations?

Loyal Red's Army reader Tim (FD) submitted these video clips of his friend – Jake Gruber – imitating NBA announcers Marv Albert, Hubie Green and others. Since all's quiet on the Celtics front, I figured I'd throw it to the wolves and let you guys vote: Those announcer impersonations are:(poll) Jake also tried his luck... [More]

June 29, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 2

I’m Trying to Stop Hating, But Kobe Makes It So Easy

Via Deadspin: Kobe Bryant thinks he's bigger than the mayor of Los Angeles. And you know what? He's right. Divas don't share the spotlight with anyone. L.A. somehow scraped together enough cash for a victory parade this week, but it started an hour late. Whence the delay? A catfight between Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa (best known... [More]

June 28, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 22

10 Things on the State of the Celtics

The following is a guest column.  Guest columns can be submitted via email, but are not guaranteed to be posted.  Please don't take it personally 10 Things on the State of the Celtics by Gant 1) Why Didn't You Lie To Me?!? Danny Ainge told the truth and in doing so made many people mad.... [More]

June 28, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 6

Big Baby Doesn’t Need to Start

The Globe's Marc Spears gives us an update on Glen "Big Baby" Davis. Danny Ainge says a qualifying offer will be made on Tuesday ensuring Davis becomes a restricted free agent. What does "restricted free agency" mean? The Celtics have seven days to match any offer sheet. Spears offers this insight: Davis is a free... [More]

June 28, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 7

Celtics Interested in Kidd?

Via the Dallas News: Wednesday is when teams officially can begin talking to free agents, and Kidd is expected to get overtures from several teams: Cleveland, Portland, Boston, New York and perhaps the Lakers. All of those teams except for Portland are stymied by the salary cap. The Knicks can only offer their mid-level exception,... [More]

June 28, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 5

Marquis Daniels?

Just throwing names out there as they become available.  The latest one, according to the Indy Star (via FanHouse), is Marquis Daniels.  He has a $7.5 million team option… which the team will not pick up.  So the 6’6″, 200 lb Daniels is now available.  I’m not saying we should or shouldn’t sign him.  I’m... [More]

June 27, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 17

Dancer audition photos

A bunch of women showed up in Waltham and danced around in bras and short shorts.  That pretty much sums up how the Celtics Dancers auditions went.  After the jump, more photographic proof of that… including the Red's Army favorite: Alison Preston You can view the entire gallery at Celtics.com... [More]

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