Red's Army

My Father’s Day Wish List

Since it's Father's Day, I'm feeling a bit entitled. So after cracking a Labatts with my eggs and giving my kid a chocolate bar for breakfast, I've decided to write up my "dream" Celtics roster for the upcoming season. This is a realistic wish list. In other words, if Danny builds this team for next... [More]

June 21, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 20
More ‘Blogs With Balls’ fun

More ‘Blogs With Balls’ fun

I've already mentioned that I met some really cool bloggers at Blogs With Balls last weekend in NYC.  During the week, a bunch of us reunited for a mega-podcast we called "The Flagrant Five"… where we BS'd about the weekend. Also from that weekend, an epic drinking contest between Michael DeLeon of ProjectSpurs.com, and Jimmy... [More]

June 20, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 6

Another reason to love Eddie House

Every so often, we find some great non-basketball reasons to love our guys.  This is one of those days.  Eddie House sat down for an interview about a new show with his son… which is part of a collaboration between the NBA and the Cartoon Network.  In it, you see that beyond Eddie being a... [More]

June 20, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 4

Report: Ray Wants to Return, C’s Not Interested

Via Yahoo!: Celtics guard Ray Allen has expressed a desire for a contract extension, league executives say, but that isn’t happening in Boston. … Stephon Marbury is telling friends he believes that the Celtics want to re-sign him. … I'm really gonna miss Ray. The guy has been more clutch and tougher than I ever... [More]

June 19, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 19

Rondo: “I can be stubborn…great players are going to be stubborn at times.”

Ok…I was able to ignore my sick children for 20 minutes and listen to the Rondo interview on WEEI.com. Three things I learned; Rondo is extremely confident in his game, he isn't fazed by the trade rumors and John Dennis asks ridiculously long questions. On the Magic series: Orlando just outplayed us in Game 7.... [More]

June 19, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 15

Holy Crap It’s Quiet….

I can't find any Celtics news…no rumors, no speculation, no nothing. In fact, the big headline around the league is that Mark Jackson might be the next coach of the Timberwolves. I will miss his analysis and Kobe foot rubs on ABC. While every purple-and-gold fan west of the Massachusetts border continues to bash us... [More]

June 19, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 7

RedsArmy.com has arrived!

You know, when you start a web site, you have a couple of ways of figuring out if you're hitting it big.  The most obvious is readership.  And we thank everyone out there who reads our site. Another way… is when sites like this pop up: I present to you:  RedsArmyIsAJoke.wordpress.com one of the reasons... [More]

June 18, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 57

Russell: “was Michael Jordan as good as me?”

Q: I read that your grandchild once asked you if you were as good a basketball player as Michael Jordan, but I never read your answer. A: I told him, that’s the wrong question. The question is, was Michael Jordan as good as me. And so begins the interview of Bill Russell by Macleans.ca.  It's... [More]

June 18, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 14

Team Source: Rondo Won’t Be Traded

Mark Murphy of the Herald has the latest on the trade rumors: Amid trade rumors that he is offering everyone from point guard Rajon Rondo [stats] to center Kendrick Perkins [stats] to move up in next Thursday’s NBA draft, Celtics [team stats] general manager Danny Ainge didn’t sound like a man particularly encouraged by the... [More]

June 18, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 1

Best proof yet that Kobe is all about Kobe

I've been looking for an easy way to highlight how much Kobe Bryant is in this for himself, and the rest of his team is a vehicle for his own selfish means… rather than a group of brothers-in-arms.  Thankfully, Kobe made it especially easy today. Yep… while everyone else wore shirts that had the whole... [More]

June 17, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 129