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Will Dwight Howard Finally Have a Go-To Move?

Via the Orlando Sentinel: "Hakeem Olajuwon had the Dream Shake, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar had the Sky Hook, and we're working on a go-to move for Dwight," McCray said. "He has an unbelievable work ethic. He's Superman in Orlando. He's Superman in the NBA. But he works to be Superman. He just doesn't wake up and put... [More]

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Meeting Mrs. Shelden Williams

The Celtics are signing a power forward who isn't as good a player as his wife. Yup, Shelden Williams is married to the best women's basketball player on the planet – Candace Parker. Shelden isn't even the 2nd best baller in the family – that goes to Candace's brother – Cavalier guard Anthony Parker. But... [More]

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Updates on BBD and Marquis Daniels (Kinda, Not Really)

Here's what the Indy Star has to say about the Daniels sign-and-trade: There's been little progress made between the Pacers and Celtics on a possible sign-and-trade deal for Marquis Daniels. The Pacers aren't interested in guard Tony Allen, who the Celtics are willing to move. The Pacers don't want TA – I can't imagine why.... [More]

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Wyc Is Supremely Confident

Via Ken Berger of CBS Sports: "I think we should be the favorites in the conference, hands down," Grousbeck said after emerging from a 3 1-2 hour bargaining session between the NBA owners and the players' union. "And we’re going to start proving that Oct. 27." How can you not love an owner with balls? It's one thing... [More]

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Reminder: Call-In Show Tomorrow Night

 Lots going on. We got the Shelden Williams signing, the Big Baby saga, the never-ending Marquis Daniels sign-and-trade speculation, the Bruce Bowen rumors and the newly released schedule. If you've never listened, now is a good time to start. You can also go back and listen to past shows by visiting this page. Wednesday at... [More]

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Bask in Delonte West’s freestyle glory

Bask in Delonte West’s freestyle glory

I wish I could write up something better than the description on the YouTube page:  "This is what happens when u gotta wait 18 minutes for your chicken @ the KFC" Beware, the lyrics are hysterically NSFW. ... [More]

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A Closer Look at the Schedule

Via Celtics.com: Boston will play 10 of its first 16 games on their home parquet this season, with their longest road trip being two-games in that span. Following that stretch of home games, the C's will get a lot of their road schedule out of the way, and quickly. Their stretch from the end of... [More]

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Red’s Army Exclusive – We Have The Schedule

Breaking News: Red's Army has uncovered the 2009/2010 Celtics schedule before its formal release to the public. Here are the first four games: 10/27 @ Cleveland 10/29 vs Charlotte 10/30 vs Chicago 11/1  vs New Orleans Key dates like the first game against the Lakers and the west coast swing….after the jump. Key dates: 11/20... [More]

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Where we stand right now

So Shelden Williams is going to be a Celtic.  And with another addition to the completely revamped Celtics bench, it's a good time to take a look at what we've got.  Lucky for me, CSNNE has done the work for me.  Here are the current guaranteed contracts on the team: Paul Pierce Ray Allen Kevin... [More]

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Big Baby speaks

We've heard a lot ABOUT Big Baby this offseason… but we haven't heard much FROM Big Baby.  That is, until now.  Jeff Goodman of WEEI caught up with Glen Davis to talk about the uncertainty of this offseason. "I don’t know what’s going to happen," Glen Davis said while working out in Houston. "It’s still... [More]

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