Quantcast
Red's Army
The Latest

Around the NBA

The Best NBA Draft Picks Ever

The Best NBA Draft Picks Ever

This cool graphic comes to us via Rukkus. Of the 8 Celtics featured (Sorry Michael Finley), 4 were drafted by Boston – Russ, Bird, Hondo and Truth. The greatest pick ever made was Larry Bird. Not only did Red Auerbach have the foresight to draft one of the greatest players in the history of the [...]

June 25, 2015 Chuck - Red's Army Draft News 9

Your Morning Dump… Where the Celtics aren’t on LaMarcus Aldridge’s wish list

Your Morning Dump… Where the Celtics aren’t on LaMarcus Aldridge’s wish list

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. Sources told Stein that the Blazers have been pressing for more concrete signals from Aldridge’s camp about his plans before the July 1 start of free [...]

June 25, 2015 Jay Celtics News, Danny Ainge, Free Agency, Rumors, The Morning Dump, Trades 29

Breaking: Kevin Love opts out

Breaking: Kevin Love opts out

ESPN sources say Cavs forward Kevin Love has opted out of the final year of his contract and will be a free agent July 1 — Marc Stein (@ESPNSteinLine) June 24, 2015 We know the Celtics were hot on Love last summer… and we’ve also heard that they’re not so hot on him now… but [...]

June 24, 2015 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Free Agency Comments Off

Draymond Green is your new favorite player

Draymond Green is your new favorite player

Championship parade + pre-parade celebration = me buying every Draymond Green jersey available at the Warriors store. Tell ‘em, Dre! [...]

June 19, 2015 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Around the NBA 3

If you doubted for a second that LeBron was a jerk, well read this…

If you doubted for a second that LeBron was a jerk, well read this…

ESPN’s Marc Stein has unleashed a scathing criticism of LeBron James. Turns out, LeBron hasn’t been so nice to Cavs head coach David Blatt: And we likewise saw LeBron emasculate Blatt in ways that are simply unbecoming of a player of James’ legend-in-the-making stature. I saw it from close range in my role as sideline [...]

June 18, 2015 Chuck - Red's Army Around the NBA 30

Source: Kings talking Boogie Cousins trade with… Denver

Source: Kings talking Boogie Cousins trade with… Denver

With the recent hire of coach Mike Malone and GM Pete D’Alessandro in Denver, I’m hearing from sources that the Nuggets and Sacramento Kings have engaged in talks centered around draft picks and DeMarcus Cousins. While I would be surprised to see the Kings move Cousins, the possibility of adding Ty Lawson and Kenneth Faried [...]

June 18, 2015 Chuck - Red's Army Around the NBA 3

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