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This will be Paul Pierce’s final season

This will be Paul Pierce’s final season

This offseason, @paulpierce34 had one question on his mind. Today, he has his answer. pic.twitter.com/iV6mELiIE0 — The Players’ Tribune (@PlayersTribune) September 26, 2016 There it is… the question has been been answered. Paul Pierce is retiring after this upcoming season. On one hand, yes, it’s time. He’s going to be 39 this season and his [...]

September 26, 2016 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Around the NBA, Paul Pierce 29

Your Morning Dump… Where we rejoice: it’s Media Day and the Celtics are back

Your Morning Dump… Where we rejoice: it’s Media Day and the Celtics are back

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big story line. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. Today’s media day. The Celtics are back. — Jay King (@ByJayKing) September 26, 2016 We’re ready! It’s been more than four months since the Celtics last [...]

September 26, 2016 Mike Dynon (@MikeDynon) Brad Stevens, Kevin Garnett, Media Day, Rumors, The Morning Dump, Tyler Zeller 8

Your Morning Dump… Where Shaq says the greatest center of all time is…

Your Morning Dump… Where Shaq says the greatest center of all time is…

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big story line. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. William Felton Russell. In the past, O’Neal has discussed how much he values his time with Russell, who won 11 championships with the Celtics. “I learned [...]

September 9, 2016 Rich Jensen Around the NBA, The Morning Dump 8

Your Morning Dump… Where Paul Pierce is coming back for one more

Your Morning Dump… Where Paul Pierce is coming back for one more

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big storyline. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. With every move, every signing, a question for the Clippers always loomed in the background — will Paul Pierce be back next season? The answers have never [...]

August 17, 2016 Chuck - Red's Army Around the NBA, Paul Pierce, The Morning Dump 5

Your Morning Dump… Where CARMELO predicts ‘The Leap’ for Marcus Smart (no, not that Carmelo, a different one)

Your Morning Dump… Where CARMELO predicts ‘The Leap’ for Marcus Smart (no, not that Carmelo, a different one)

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big story line. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. FiveThirtyEight released updated CARMELO player projections last week, and it was hard not to notice the glitzy prediction for third-year guard Marcus Smart. CARMELO didn’t just [...]

July 20, 2016 Mike Dynon (@MikeDynon) Marcus Smart, Rumors, Rumors, Terry Rozier, The Morning Dump, Trades 7

Durant chooses Warriors over OKC, Boston

Durant chooses Warriors over OKC, Boston

Welp…  The primary mandate I had for myself in making this decision was to have it based on the potential for my growth as a player — as that has always steered me in the right direction. But I am also at a point in my life where it is of equal importance to find [...]

July 4, 2016 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Around the NBA, Celtics News, Free Agency 77

Your Morning Dump… Where KD is still thinking, and we’re still waiting

Your Morning Dump… Where KD is still thinking, and we’re still waiting

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big story line. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. Multiple teams have been told to expect Durant’s decision Monday. Hearing more and more it won’t be based on money. https://t.co/XZ9zRWYr2c — Steve Bulpett (@SteveBHoop) July [...]

July 4, 2016 Mike Dynon (@MikeDynon) Free Agency, Isaiah Thomas, Rajon Rondo, The Morning Dump 3

Horford will decide tonight

Horford will decide tonight

According to the Atlanta Journal Constitution’s Chris Vivlamore, Al Horford will make his choice by the end of the night: Al Horford has informed the Hawks that he will make his final free-agent decision tonight. Celtics and Wizards are currently in the lead. — Chris Vivlamore (@CVivlamoreAJC) July 2, 2016 So now we wait. [...]

July 2, 2016 KWAPT (@KWAPT) Celtics News, Free Agency 6

Wait… I didn’t think Jimmy Butler was available?

Wait… I didn’t think Jimmy Butler was available?

When the Bulls shipped Derrick Rose to the Knicks, the natural assumption was that Chicago belonged to Jimmy Butler now. Maybe not: Orlando is one of several teams pursuing Jimmy Butler. Also, Houston is trying to get into the 1st round and is offering Patrick Beverley — Frank Isola (@FisolaNYDN) June 23, 2016 The Celtics [...]

June 23, 2016 Chuck - Red's Army Rumors 8

Thunder hearing offers for Serge Ibaka

Thunder hearing offers for Serge Ibaka

Add Serge Ibaka to the trade rumor mill: Here’s a draft-day rumor that comes out of nowhere: The Oklahoma City Thunder are shopping big man Serge Ibaka, according to ESPN’s Marc Spears. Ibaka has one year and $12.3 million left on his contract. In some ways, this isn’t surprising. Ibaka is coming off an uneven [...]

June 23, 2016 Chuck - Red's Army Rumors 1