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ESPN has the Celtics 10 games behind Miami

ESPN has the Celtics 10 games behind Miami

These are the predictions of 100 ESPN analysts and bloggers. 50 wins is a fair projection for a Celtics team that doesn’t play for the regular season (2007-08 excluded). But with the depth they’ve stockpiled this off-season, I think the Celtics could be good for 54-55 wins this season. Before you blow a gasket about [...]

August 21, 2012 Chuck - Red's Army Around the NBA, Celtics News 31

NBA 2K13 finally lets Christian Laettner get some Dream Team burn

NBA 2K13 finally lets Christian Laettner get some Dream Team burn

The Dream Team. The greatest team ever assembled. A collection of some of the greatest players to ever play the game. ….. and Christian Laettner. Well, the Dookie can finally get some burn for the Dream Team… if you get the new NBA 2K13 game.  Yep, you can start Laettner if you want… you can [...]

August 15, 2012 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Around the NBA 6

Your Morning Dump… The Carlos Delfino pipe dream is over

Your Morning Dump… The Carlos Delfino pipe dream is over

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. The Rockets reached agreement with Bucks free agent guard/forward Carlos Delfino, a person with knowledge of the deal said Monday. Delfino will sign a two-year contract, with [...]

August 14, 2012 Chuck - Red's Army Around the NBA, Celtics News, The Morning Dump 6

Your Morning Dump… Where things are really going to get quiet

Your Morning Dump… Where things are really going to get quiet

 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.  The NBA goes into hibernation officially Sunday night, not to resume until media day and preseason in September. It’s a time to reflect on everything that’s gone [...]

August 13, 2012 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Around the NBA, Celtics News, The Morning Dump Comments Off

How will the Dwight deal impact Boston?

How will the Dwight deal impact Boston?

FINALLY!  The circus act that has become the Dwight Howard “will I stay or will I go” saga (otherwise known as The Indecision) is over. Dwight stomped his feet loud enough, pissed off enough executives in the Magic front office, and even blew off Orlando youths at his own camp to get his way. In [...]

August 12, 2012 Nick Sannicandro Around the NBA, Trades 16

Your Morning Dump… Where Ray Allen is not an emotional person

Your Morning Dump… Where Ray Allen is not an emotional person

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.   Allen, 37, rejected a two-year, $12 million offer from Boston to sign a three-year contract worth about $9 million with the champs. It was an awkward [...]

August 12, 2012 Chuck - Red's Army Around the NBA, Ray Allen, The Morning Dump 23

Your Morning Dump… Where the Celtics are still better than the 76ers

Your Morning Dump… Where the Celtics are still better than the 76ers

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.  Such a move bodes well for Philadelphia on two fronts. It gives them a much-coveted center in Bynum, and it alleviates the logjam of wing players that [...]

August 11, 2012 Chuck - Red's Army Celtics News, The Morning Dump, Trades 11

KG’s taunting of Dwight Howard is hysterical

KG’s taunting of Dwight Howard is hysterical

We’re all still digesting this whole Dwight Howard to LA thing.  Obviously, on paper, it looks like a pretty good move for them.  But you never know sometimes when you mix different personalities.  Greatly talented players can sometimes clash to a point where it affects them on the court.  And that might be the biggest [...]

August 10, 2012 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Around the NBA, Kevin Garnett 27

Your Morning Dump… where Dwight Howard is going to the Lakers

Your Morning Dump… where Dwight Howard is going to the Lakers

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. A four-team trade that would send Dwight Howard to the Los Angeles Lakers is complete, multiple sources told ESPN on Thursday night. A source with direct knowledge of the talks told [...]

August 10, 2012 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) The Morning Dump, Trades 51

Groin shots are becoming the norm in Olympic basketball

Groin shots are becoming the norm in Olympic basketball

France’s Nic Batum is the latest Olympian to target an opponent’s groin. This photo shows Batum punching Spain’s Juan Carlos Navarro below-the-belt in the closing seconds of today’s quarterfinal game. Batum, who was not ejected, seemed proud of his actions. Here’s a tweet from Yahoo’s Adrian Wojnarowski: Finally, I asked Batum if he felt like his [...]

August 8, 2012 Chuck - Red's Army Around the NBA, Olympics 3