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Larry Legend recalls the time he made 74 shots in a row

Larry Legend recalls the time he made 74 shots in a row

Who is the greatest shooter in the history of the NBA? Most answer Larry Bird. Some respond Dirk Nowitzki or Reggie Miller. The Warriors Steph Curry is the latest to enter the debate. Indy Star columnist (and Patriots villain) Gregg Doyle went straight to the Legend for his take on Curry: He knew my story was [...]

June 9, 2015 Chuck - Red's Army Around the NBA, Larry Bird 1

Red’s Draft Profile: Bobby Portis

Red’s Draft Profile: Bobby Portis

Height (w/ shoes): 6’10.5 Weight: 246 Wingspan: 7’2 No step vert: 25.0 Max Vert: 31.5 (Measurements via DraftExpress) Bobby Portis is one of the most unique prospects in the draft. Projected anywhere from late lottery to mid teens, Portis can come on the court an instantly make an impact. With an unorthodox jump shot, Portis is [...]

June 8, 2015 Alex Kungu Celtics News, Draft News Comments Off on Red’s Draft Profile: Bobby Portis

Your Morning Dump… Where, well look what we have here – a series!

Your Morning Dump… Where, well look what we have here – a series!

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. The Cleveland Cavaliers have found their formula. Shorten the available time by walking into the offense and milking the clock, running down so much time that [...]

June 8, 2015 Ben Mark Around the NBA, Celtics News, The Morning Dump 5

LeBron continues to work harder than anyone on the planet

LeBron continues to work harder than anyone on the planet

LeBron has been the only guy shooting for the past 20 minutes. Full sweat as media watch — Ethan J. Skolnick (@EthanJSkolnick) June 5, 2015 LeBron on idea GS letting him get 40: “You don’t let me get 40. I go get 40. It’s not like those guys are just getting out of the way.” [...]

June 5, 2015 Chuck - Red's Army Around the NBA 2

Your Morning Dump… Where The Warriors spoil LeBron’s brilliant Game 1 performance

Your Morning Dump… Where The Warriors spoil LeBron’s brilliant Game 1 performance

  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. When it appeared LeBron James was not going to be denied, when he was in his best-player-in-the-world mode, treating the Warriors as if they were [...]

June 5, 2015 Jay Around the NBA, Celtics News, The Morning Dump 14

Your Morning Dump… Where at last the Finals are starting

Your Morning Dump… Where at last the Finals are starting

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. But over 97 games, the Warriors have had answers for everything — every type of team, every lineup, every matchup. As long as Green avoids foul [...]

June 4, 2015 Chuck - Red's Army Around the NBA, The Morning Dump 7

Fab Melo wants to make a comeback

Fab Melo wants to make a comeback

You remember Fab Melo, right? The Celtics picked him at the end of the first round a few years ago hoping he’d eventually turn into a rim-protecting big. Instead, he flamed out in a huge way when it turned out he couldn’t freakin’ move or grasp the NBA game. He also couldn’t navigate doorways.  In [...]

June 2, 2015 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Around the NBA 5

Your Morning Dump… Where Marcus Smart wanted to quit and wished his rookie season was over

Your Morning Dump… Where Marcus Smart wanted to quit and wished his rookie season was over

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. Smart said his workouts have been productive because, for the first time in months, his left ankle is not a hindrance. He suffered the sprain and [...]

May 29, 2015 Jay Brad Stevens, Celtics News, Draft News, Marcus Smart, The Morning Dump 8

Your Morning Dump… Where you’ll probably hate what LeBron did last night

Your Morning Dump… Where you’ll probably hate what LeBron did last night

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. James dominated this series. He had 23 points, nine rebounds and seven assists in Game 4, and for the lopsided series, he averaged 30.3 points, 11 [...]

May 27, 2015 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Around the NBA, James Young, The Morning Dump 37

Your Morning Dump… Where Steph Curry falling on his head nearly ruined my summer

Your Morning Dump… Where Steph Curry falling on his head nearly ruined my summer

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. NBA MVP Stephen Curry missed the equivalent of a quarter after taking a hard fall on his head, neck and back area near the basket in the second [...]

May 26, 2015 Chuck - Red's Army Around the NBA, Paul Pierce 48