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Is Andrew Wiggins the next Luol Deng or Paul George?

Is Andrew Wiggins the next Luol Deng or Paul George?

ESPN Insiders’ Chad Ford and Kevin Pelton offer up differing projections of Kansas star Andrew Wiggins: Ford: I think Wiggins has the most upside of any player in the draft. His physical gifts are unteachable. His defensive potential is off the charts and while his offense still needs polish, all of the weaknesses in his game [...]

March 21, 2014 Chuck - Red's Army Draft News 37

Another scout links Jabari Parker to Paul Pierce

Another scout links Jabari Parker to Paul Pierce

Alex Kennedy of Basketball Insiders got a scout’s opinion of Jabari Parker, Andrew Wiggins and Joel Embiid. On Jabari Parker: “Jabari is a player who scares teams. You’re scared to pass on him because he has the ‘it’ factor, smoothness and intangibles. Nobody says a bad thing about him. Even players in the league who [...]

March 10, 2014 Chuck - Red's Army Draft News, Paul Pierce 20

Scout: The media overhyped this draft class

Scout: The media overhyped this draft class

As the Celtics occupy the 4th worst record in the league, know that (another) NBA scout is dissing the potential of the 2014 draft class. Together, the media (myself included) and NBA types hyped up this current group of freshmen — including those at Kentucky, Kansas, Duke and elsewhere — to the point where expectations [...]

March 4, 2014 Chuck - Red's Army Draft News 10

The Red’s Army running draft blog

The Red’s Army running draft blog

Refresh this page all night long if you can’t get to a TV or if you want to stay off Twitter where all the picks are going to get revealed by “sources.”  This page will be updated with all the first round picks as they happen. 1:  Cleveland – Anthony Bennett, F-UNLV 2: Orlando – [...]

June 27, 2013 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Around the NBA, Draft News 9

Danny Ainge scouting 6-10 PG in Greece (Giannis Adetokunbo)

Danny Ainge scouting 6-10 PG in Greece (Giannis Adetokunbo)

According to a report from Sheridanhoops.com, Danny Ainge has been in Greece scouting a 6-10 point guard named Giannis Adetokunbo. In the latest installment of “Catch a Rising Star,” Boston Celtics president Dany Ainge traveled to Greece to get a first-hand look at Giannis Adetokunbo, the 6-foot-10 point guard who is moving up draft boards by [...]

April 6, 2013 Jay Celtics News, Draft News, Rumors 15

2012 NBA Draft running thread

2012 NBA Draft running thread

Don’t worry if you can’t watch the NBA Draft.  We’ve got you covered with a running thread of every first round pick and trade.  Just keep this page open and refresh it every couple of minutes and we’ll have it updated with the latest information. Pick #1 New Orleans Anthony Davis PF – Kentucky Pick [...]

June 28, 2012 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Draft News 29

2012 NBA Draft combine measurements

2012 NBA Draft combine measurements

Every year, the NBA gathers all of its prospects at the NBA draft combine and measures them all.   Here’s the complete list, courtesy of the NBA, of all of the measurements from the combine. At the end of the list, there’s a click-able PDF file that you can save if you’d like. Player Height [...]

June 16, 2012 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Draft, Draft News Comments Off

Celtics use the draft to plant seeds in future free agents’ heads

Celtics use the draft to plant seeds in future free agents’ heads

This is why the people who run basketball teams are infinitely smarter than idiot bloggers like me.  Because I would be going to to things like the NBA draft combine and focusing primarily on figuring out who the Celtics could draft at picks 21 and 22.  But the Celtics and the Spurs, two of the most [...]

June 11, 2012 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Celtics News, Draft, Draft News 11