Red's Army

The 8th Seed… Episode 2

"The 8th Seed" is a monthly podcast that was born from the Blogs with Balls conference.  I know I've said it before, but it's something I'm really proud and happy to be a part of. One of the really cool things is the rotating host concept… so everyone gets a shot at it.  It was... [More]

July 17, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 2

Will bad GM’s get another do-over?

A few years ago, the NBA bailed out a bunch of GM's by letting them waive one player with no luxury tax implications.  Yes, the cap number still counted… and the players still got all the money owed to them… but owners weren't hit with the double-whammy of having to pay these guys AND a... [More]

July 17, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized Comments Off

Scot Pollard Loves His Ring, But….

Via the Lawrence Journal: Pollard is not pleased with the way his career came to an end in Boston. He received a championship ring for a season that ended because of surgery in February. “I got hurt in September and played until February. They said I needed surgery. It hurt that they didn’t invite me... [More]

July 17, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 2

Another Day in the Big Baby Saga

Via Marc Spears of the Globe: The teams believed to have interest in Davis are Boston, Detroit, Utah, New Orleans, and Portland. Hamilton (BBD's agent) met with Celtics president Danny Ainge in Las Vegas yesterday, but Davis was not offered a contract. If he were to sign an offer sheet from another team, the Celtics... [More]

July 17, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 2

Jazz match Millsap offer

Guess Portland's "toxic" offer to Paul Millsap wasn't toxic enough. The Utah Jazz will match the four-year, $32 million offer the Portland Trail Blazers tendered their restricted free agent Paul Millsap, the team posted on its Web site and a league source confirmed to ESPN.com Thursday evening. Under the terms of the contract, the Jazz,... [More]

July 16, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 10

Antoine arrested in casino

RotoWorld has the story, via the Globe: A day after a warrant was issued stemming from his $822,500 in gambling debts, Antoine Walker was arrested in Harrah's Casino in South Lake Tahoe, Nev., on Wednesday night. Walker was led out of the building in handcuffs, and is in Douglas County Jail with bail set at... [More]

July 16, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 4

You can be the new Lucky

The Celtics are looking for a new "Lucky the Leprechaun".  And you could be the guy… if you can do the following things: Work with the Director of Game Presentation to brainstorm, develop, and execute game presentation ideas, costuming, themes and overall participation in all pregame and in-game elements related to, but not exclusive to,... [More]

July 16, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 2

Boston was Marbury’s favorite

Stephon Marbury, aka @StarburyMarbury in Twitter world, is back to tweeting.  In one exchange, he reveals his feelings for Boston. From: @NYTC95@StarburyMarbury man i was just wondering Steph, since the first day u were in the NBA, wat has been ur favorite Jersey to wear? From: @StarburyMarbury@NYTC95 BOSTON Marbury also said what I think most... [More]

July 16, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 2

Baby bails on Team USA

Marc Spears reports. Celtics forward Glen Davis will not be participating in USA Basketball senior national team's mini-camp of young prospects next week because he is still a free agent and playing could put his situation at risk, according to his agent John Hamilton today. The restricted free agent seems to getting interest from Boston,... [More]

July 16, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 11
What happens when KG and Sheed get together

What happens when KG and Sheed get together

This is from the 2008 All Star game.  We all know how Sheed likes to goof around and have fun… but let there be no dispute:  KG is the top dog wherever he goes.  Look at how relentless he is on Sheed.  I don't know how this season is going to end (or…. do I?)…... [More]

July 16, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 4