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Better performance with head trauma – Bird or Lebron?

Better performance with head trauma – Bird or Lebron?

A side story to the Warriors 103-82 victory in Cleveland last night is the flop fall LeBron James took into the photographers’ row that resulted in a couple of nasty cuts on his head. This incident reminded me of a famous moment in Celtics history – the decisive Game 5 of the 1991 series vs [...]

June 12, 2015 Chuck - Red's Army Around the NBA, Larry Bird 8

Red’s Draft Profile: Justin Anderson

Red’s Draft Profile: Justin Anderson

Height (w/ shoes): 6’6.25 Weight: 231 Wingspan: 6’11.75 No Step Vert: 38.0 Max Vert: 43.0 Virginia’s star forward Justin Anderson is one name that will be linked to the Celtics in the coming weeks. Coming off a freshmen year where Anderson was used as more of a reserve, he took center stage of the Cavaliers [...]

June 11, 2015 Alex Kungu Draft News 1

Your Morning Dump… Where the Warriors are on the verge of ruining my summah

Your Morning Dump… Where the Warriors are on the verge of ruining my summah

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 Bruins’ 2011 Cup victory over Vancouver was a glorious triumph of will over skill, the likes of which is rarely seen in the NBA. As [...]

June 11, 2015 Chuck - Red's Army Around the NBA 14

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

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