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Celtics summer of giving

The Celtics were busy this summer… giving back to the community.  Jess Camerato has a great recap of many of those events, which included camps, passing out food, and taking kids to Washington DC. If giving back to the community is the opposite of what you're into (*cough* *cough* Chuck), then head over to Project... [More]

August 25, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 3
Isaiah Rider is coming back…

Isaiah Rider is coming back…

… to play in the American Basketball Association.  According to Dime: Word out of Fort Worth, Texas is that the North Texas Fresh, an ABA expansion team set to begin play in the 2009-10 season, is close to signing Isaiah Rider. “I am just thrilled to have the opportunity to bring a player of his... [More]

August 24, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 2
Vintage ‘Sheed Trash Talking

Vintage ‘Sheed Trash Talking

(Courtesy Uncoached)... [More]

August 24, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized Comments Off

Beasley checks into rehab

According to Yahoo!'s Adrian Wojnarowski, Michael Beasley has checked into rehab… with some encouragement from the Miami Heat. It all stems from this photo of Beasley's new "Supercool" tattoo.  The photo touched off a controversy because of what looked to be bags of pot on the floor.  The controversy let Beasley to take down his... [More]

August 24, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 3

Carnival Of The NBA!

Every once in a while, we in the NBA blogosphere gather together for what we like to call the Carnival of the NBA.  This month, Red's Army is happy to host a collection of some of the finest links the last couple of months has to offer. And because all of today's news seems to... [More]

August 24, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 4

More from Bill Walker

Yesterday, we passed along some stuff from Bill Walker out of the Herald that shows just how much work he's doing with kids… and how he's dedicated himself to giving back. The Herald has since added more from Walker on its web site.  Of particular interest: Walker hasn’t been affected by the offseason rumors that... [More]

August 24, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 3

Ray Allen’s Family Plans Fuel Contract Rumors

Via the Boston Globe: File this under the “Hot Rumor’’ category. Ray Allen’s contract is up at the end of the season and Celtics president Danny Ainge reports that no serious talks have taken place regarding an extension. But there is considerable chatter in Wellesley, where Allen lives, that his teenage daughter may move in... [More]

August 23, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 2

NBA Owners making it rain

Tucked away in Peter May's column today on John Kuester is an item on just how many teams are paying the dollar-for-dollar luxury tax this year.  12 teams have payrolls higher than $72 million.  The Lakers have the highest payroll at $91.3 million.  Utah is next at $84.6 million and then it's the C's at... [More]

August 23, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 1

Bill Walker is an inspiration

Why do all the really inspiring guys on the Celtics have to be fringe guys who might not be here for long?  The Herald has a great story today on Bill Walker… who is spending a lot of time talking to kids at camps this summer about what it takes to make it. “I just... [More]

August 23, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 4

Michael Beasley is “Supercool”

I'm all for tats.  But I feel like this is one Michael Beasley is going to regret someday. (Via Beasley's Twitpic)... [More]

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