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Blazers beautifully troll Rockets on Twitter

Blazers beautifully troll Rockets on Twitter

@EASPORTSNBA ask Houston. — Trail Blazers (@trailblazers) November 16, 2014 While you were watching football today, the Blazers torched the Rockets on Twitter with a shot to the nuts that came out of nowhere. The answer, of course, is Damian Lillard Nicely done, Blazers. [...]

November 16, 2014 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Around the NBA 3

The Truth speaks on Brooklyn, the Clippers and his enduring love of Boston

The Truth speaks on Brooklyn, the Clippers and his enduring love of Boston

Paul Pierce sat down with SI, answering just five, short questions, but revealing plenty. On last season in Brooklyn: It was a rollercoaster, definitely. A lot of emotion went into it. Going through what we went through last year, I had a lot of thoughts like, ‘Shoot, I could have just stayed in Boston.’ On [...]

November 7, 2014 Ben Mark Around the NBA, Paul Pierce 16

The perfect storm of flops

The perfect storm of flops

That’s DeMarcus Cousins, Rudy Gay, and Kenneth Faried coming together when a grenade explodes at their feet knocking all three men backwards. I’ve watched this gif dozens of times to determine the most egregious flopper of the trio and I just can’t make up my mind. (via Sporting News) [...]

November 4, 2014 Chuck - Red's Army Around the NBA 10

Captain America plays for the Wizards

Captain America plays for the Wizards

Captain America reporting for duty pic.twitter.com/QNQ3lAx27G — Paul Pierce (@paulpierce34) October 31, 2014 The Truth doesn’t mess around on Halloween. Captain America sure beats this frog costume from a few years back. [...]

October 31, 2014 Chuck - Red's Army Around the NBA, Paul Pierce 0

Kobe Bryant is the dick we always thought he was

Kobe Bryant is the dick we always thought he was

I’m a few days late on this but I had to reference Henry Abbott’s fantastic article on Kobe Bryant for ESPN the Magazine. Abbott concludes that Bryant is a d*ck who is destroying the Lakers franchise: “Peek behind the banners,” says one longtime NBA agent, “and it’s rotten.” “Kobe is like the big rock in their [...]

October 23, 2014 Chuck - Red's Army Around the NBA 26

“Inevitable” lottery reform fails; C’s voted in favor

“Inevitable” lottery reform fails; C’s voted in favor

As the week began, one thing seemed certain in the NBA:  the draft lottery was going to be overhauled.  The incentive for tanking “had” to be removed, we were told, to avoid the desecration of our beautiful game.  A system that lessened the odds of the worst team winning the lottery (even though the worst [...]

October 22, 2014 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Around the NBA 3

NBA to experiment with 44-minute Celtics preseason game

NBA to experiment with 44-minute Celtics preseason game

The NBA announced today that the October 19th Celtics-Nets preseason game will be four-minutes shorter than the standard NBA game. Application of the experimental 44-minute game will involve quarters being reduced from their typical 12 minutes each to 11 and a reduction in mandatory timeouts in the second and fourth quarters. During this 44-minute game, [...]

October 14, 2014 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Around the NBA, Celtics News 11

Keyon Dooling shares more of his powerful story

Keyon Dooling shares more of his powerful story

By now you’re probably aware of the pain Keyon Dooling has lived with his whole life, and only recently shared.  Now, in a new piece on Grantland, Dooling reveals more about his past, including how a simple trip to the restroom during dinner in Seattle after a charity event with Avery Bradley led to the [...]

October 2, 2014 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Around the NBA, Keyon Dooling 1

Truth looking svelte as always as camp approaches

Truth looking svelte as always as camp approaches

During his time with the Boston Celtics, *sniff..sniff* Paul Pierce would always show up for training camp in great shape. Well at 36 years old and heading into his 17th NBA season, Pierce shows no signs of letting up. At a photo shoot for Spalding today at WKU, Pierce looked every bit the picture of [...]

September 15, 2014 KWAPT Around the NBA, Past, Paul Pierce, Red's Army Multimedia 8

Bird reprimands Paul George for tweets about domestic abuse

Bird reprimands Paul George for tweets about domestic abuse

The tweets above are how Paul George decided to greet the world this morning. Astonishing, isn’t it? Larry Bird was forced to issue a statement where he chastised George for the remarks. Of course George promptly apologized and deleted the tweets. Let me apologize to the women and to the VICTIMS of domestic violence people [...]

September 11, 2014 Chuck - Red's Army Around the NBA, Larry Bird 8