Red's Army

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]

August 22, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 14

Report: Iverson to Bobcats

Dime Magazine is quoting a source saying Allen Iverson has worked out the details of a contract to join Charlotte. Congratulations, Iverson.  Your need to be the complete focus of the offense has brought you to a team with no shot.  Somehow, you might think that it's an opportunity to prove you can still be... [More]

August 22, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 3

The Week In Review

Another slow news week in the NBA, yet Red's Army continues to march onward. What's the bigger accomplishment – that we are able to create content or that you are reading it? Marquis Daniels says his deal will be done soon, but we've been hearing that for a while now. Maybe the delay has something... [More]

August 22, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 1
Who hasn’t tried this tired old H-O-R-S-E shot?

Who hasn’t tried this tired old H-O-R-S-E shot?

Oh… it's the old "bounce it off the jumbotron and into the hoop" shot.  *yaaaaawn* ... [More]

August 21, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 3

New episode of “The 8th Seed”

Ain't nothin' goin' on in August in the NBA.  But that doesn't stop blowhards like me from yappin' about it.  Chuck and I did a live, 1-hour show just on the Celtics on Wednesday night.  And just before we did that show, I joined my regular 8th seed crew for another mega-podcast.  You can check... [More]

August 21, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 2

Win signed KG stuff

Wanna win signed KG stuff?  It's very simple, head on over to SLAMonline and tell Lang Whitaker why you should have it. To honor KG’s love for Chelski, adidas is dropping the adidas TS Commander LT x KG x CFC pack. It comes with a Chelsea version of the adidas TS Commander, a Chelsea jersey... [More]

August 21, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 6

More Wine for Stan Van Gundy

Via FanHouse: "For a team that went to the Finals, we really haven't gotten the respect teams normally do,'' Van Gundy said at the Magic's headquarters. "Based upon what we did last year, I think our players do feel a little under appreciated and under respected.'' Although the Magic beat both the Celtics and the... [More]

August 21, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 14

Ray Allen’s sneaker is actually for basketball

Yesterday, we brought you KG's new Chelsea-themed all-blue Addidas (which Chuck later dissed on "The Two Man Game"… more on that in a second). This is the Air Jordan Elements Ray Allen PE.  It's an actual Celtics-themed basketball sneaker. More photos… including the "Sugar Ray" custom stitching on the tongue… after the jump.  But first,... [More]

August 20, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 6