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Breaking News: The Magic Feel Disrespected

I told ya'll the other day that we find it really disrespectful that everybody seems to be pulling for LeBron and Kobe to get to the Finals. Every time I look at TV, it seems like that's all anybody is talking about. It's like nobody is even giving us a shot at winning this series... [More]

May 25, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 6

The Cavs Take Another Beating

“They create so many matchup problems for us,” Mo Williams said. “I know it. They know it. Everybody knows it.” Dare I say it, but is this series is over? This one reminds me of last year's finals. One team simply cannot stop the other. Mo Williams is pulling out his best Ray Allen impression... [More]

May 25, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 8

They don’t teach this stuff in journalism school

That’s Cleveland’s Newschannel 5 team at the tail end of their news cast the other night… just as the Cavs won the game.  I’m impressed at the way they kept their composure.  Too bad anyone who cared about the game was actually watching the game. (Via Ball Don’t Lie)... [More]

May 24, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 14

Vandals in Denver are Cool

You gotta love the stencil job. Go Nuggets! (Courtesy Deadspin via 9News.com)... [More]

May 24, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 10

Why The Olympics Are a Pain

One thing that's caught my attention in the conference finals (aside from the dramatic finishes and clutch shooting) is that LeBron James and Kobe Bryant are exhausted. LBJ had to be helped off the court after cramping up in Game 1. Kobe looked like he was going to pass out during last night's post game... [More]

May 24, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 22

Happy birthday, “Beat LA” chant

Jess Camerato reminds us that 24 years ago tonight, the now famous "Beat LA" chant was born. On May 23, 1982 the Philadelphia 76ers were on the verge of eliminating the Celtics in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Finals. Rather than cheer against the victors, the Garden crowd bellowed “Beat L.A.” as encouragement for... [More]

May 23, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 10

We Greeks are a crazy bunch

If you think just because you've seen a few fights in the stands that you've seen fans get out of control when emotions run high… then you need to see this video from game 1 of the Greek league finals between Panathinaikos and Olympiakos. Yes, that's a flare being thrown at the :08 mark.  It... [More]

May 23, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 7

The difference maker in the Nuggets-Lakers series?

That there is Trina.  She's a rapper.  She's also Kenyon Martin's fiancee.  And last year, Trina put out a song with the following lyrics. This n***a thinkin' I’m sweatin' his Rolex watch You need more than that, to get in my thighs A car that's fly, maybe a house in the sky I know you... [More]

May 23, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 4

Offseason Questions: Gabe Pruitt

The Celtics have turned to Sam Cassell and Stephon Marbury to back up Rajon Rondo during the Big 3 era.  Meanwile, Gabe Pruitt has pretty much just hung out on the bench.  He did have a stretch through January and February where he got some playing time… and his best game of the season was... [More]

May 23, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 12

Chris Ford interviews with Philly

Here's a name we haven't heard in a while.  Former Celtics player and head coach Chris Ford has interviewed for Philadelphia's head coaching job.  Ford was the head coach in Boston from 90-91 to 94-95.  He was here for the tail end of real Big 3's time here.  And a funny thing happened as time... [More]

May 22, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 11