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Your Morning Dump… featuring Rondo’s 16 dimes

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. “We do those (television) interviews in the third quarter, and (the reporter) said that he only took two shots, and I said, ‘Yeah, but he’s the most dominant... [More]

October 31, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 13

That really got out of hand fast

The first quarter of tonight's game started to feel like last year's playoffs all over again.  The Celtics looked like they were trying to take control of the game, but the Bulls were doing that thing they do…. flying in for offensive rebounds, flying everywhere on the court…. to stay in the game. Then the... [More]

October 30, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 13

Meet Big Baby’s Cast

  That's Glen Davis and his cast moments before taking the official team photo on the floor of the Garden. Big Baby and Danny Ainge faced the media at 7:30pm. "I feel like I let a lot people down and it hurts. It was a stupid mistake. Something I have learned from." Ainge called the incident "unfortunate," and... [More]

October 30, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized Comments Off

Everyone point and laugh at the Clippers

The Clippers are, well, the Clippers.  And they're bad enough right now that the Onion is decimating them by calling their deaths in a Staples Center collapse a "miracle".  Oh Onion… you so crazy.... [More]

October 30, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 5

Celtics/Bulls Game Preview

Bulls (1-0) vs. Celtics (2-0) Game time: 8pm ESPN Team Leaders Scoring Bos: Paul Pierce 19 ppg           Bulls: Luol Deng 17 ppg ReboundingBos: Kevin Garnett 8.5 rpg        Bulls: Joakim Noah 10 rpg AssistsBos: Rajon Rondo 10.5 apg       Bulls: Derrick Rose 7 apg Who'll go off: Rasheed Wallace. Yes, the Bulls have an athletic frontcourt with... [More]

October 30, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 3

Extension might not lead to an extension

This may simply be posturing on both sides… because it often is. But Mark Murphy is reporting that the NBA's decision to push the deadline for getting Rondo's contract done to Monday night might not help much Danny Ainge, who said this morning he knew about the extension, sounded decidedly unmoved about having extra time... [More]

October 30, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized Comments Off

This Week’s Big 3 Things

We're unveiling yet another new feature on Red's Army.  Every week, we look at the Big Three things happening in Celtics-land, good and bad, and we rank them… because everyone else is doing it and we're very easily swayed by peer pressure.On the way up 1:  Our expectations - We all talked a big game,... [More]

October 30, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 3

Herald: Celtics Need To Game Plan For Jalen Rose

When did Jalen Rose come out of retirement and sign with Chicago? I guess the copy editor didn't make it in the latest round of layoffs.... [More]

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Sneaker Review: Converse Weapon Evo

The folks at Converse sent me a free pair of their Converse Weapon Evo's to try out in exchange for writing a review.  There are no parameters on the review. I got to keep the kicks no matter what I said.  So here's what I think. I won't pretend to be a full-blown sneaker-head.  I... [More]

October 30, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 6

The Only Thing BBD and Larry Have In Common

For those unwilling to cut Glen Davis slack for his early morning fight that resulted in thumb surgery and six weeks on the bench, Shank has a good column today reminding us that Larry Legend had a similar incident. On the night of May 16, 1985, in the middle of the Eastern Conference finals between... [More]

October 30, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 1