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Celtics 3rd in David Aldridge Offseason Rankings

TNT analyst David Aldridge ranks the off-season moves of all the teams in the league. Among the championship contenders, he puts the Celtics third, behind San Antonio and Los Angeles. Keep in mind, this was done before the Celtics re-signed Big Baby, but I'm not sure it would have altered the rankings. DA's Offseason Rank:... [More]

August 9, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 6

Glen Davis Gets 2 Year, $6.3 Million Contract

Via the Boston Herald: Glen Davis could sign a new contract with the Celtics as early as today or tomorrow, according to a source close to negotiations between the restricted free agent and the team. Davis agreed to a two-year contract worth approximately $6.3 million, including a starting point of approximately $3 million next season,... [More]

August 9, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 5

The Week in Review

The NBA's free-agent frenzy is winding down, but fortunately for us, the Celtics are still signing and negotiating with players. It looks like Glen Davis will sign a contract with the Celtics next week. I can only hope they are signing the real Glen Davis, not the imposter who tricked us on Twitter. Speaking of... [More]

August 8, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 1

C’s close on deal with Daniels

From the Herald: The Celtics also want to wrap up business with free agent swingman Marquis Daniels by the end of the week. They had hoped to arrange a sign-and-trade deal with Indiana – in part to give Daniels a heftier salary, and in part to move guard Tony Allen. But Pacers president Larry Bird,... [More]

August 8, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 4

Waiting on Baby details

Last night was a pretty typical summer night for me:  Red Sox on the TV, TweetDeck and my Google reader open on the laptop, and a beer on the table.  Don't tell me I don't live it up. And it's a good thing the Red Sox and Yankees spent forever trying to score runs.  If... [More]

August 8, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 6

Looks like Baby is coming back!

Adrian Wojnarowski isn't often wrong… so this is good news. Glen Davis is close to signing a two-year contract to stay with Boston, a source told Y! Sports. Deal should be complete next week. I'm loving this offseason.  I really am.  More details later Saturday morning.... [More]

August 7, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 5

LeBron Will Continue to Hold Cleveland Hostage

Via ESPN.com: "I signed a contract in 2006 with an option," he said. "It would make no sense for me to sign that contract if I didn't keep my options open. I'll let you fill in the blanks." I get that this is a business decision. But I still think it's a dick move by... [More]

August 7, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 7

Ray Allen is on Twitter

Those are Ray Allen's cars. You'll find more pictures of him and his stuff at twitter.com/sugarray20. Today he's on the golf course with Kevin Ollie and some other buddies. Yes – I am jealous.... [More]

August 7, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 1

Max is Big on ‘Sheed, Celtics Chances

Via the Worcester Telegram & Gazette: “I like them when they’re healthy,” Maxwell said of the Celtics’ chances to raise banner No. 18. “Last year, they played courageous ball. You had only six guys playing in 14 games, and they just ran out of gas.” On Rasheed Wallace: “I love him,” Maxwell said. “He can... [More]

August 7, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 3

“Does It Look Like I Take Steroids?”

Rashard Lewis is talking about this 10-game suspension for taking a banned performance-enhancing substance: "I've taken over-the-counter supplements throughout my career," Lewis said. "It's a long season and I take stuff you get from health stores — things to keep your immune system up, help your energy level, stuff like that. Early in my career, I was real... [More]

August 7, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 6