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Celtics welcome back Bass & Wilcox

Celtics welcome back Bass & Wilcox

video via Trags Well, at least we know Bass, Wilcox and KG are done deals. The Celtics welcomed back Brandon Bass & Chris Wilcox officially this morning. Although KG was not in attendance, Danny Ainge did say Garnett’s 3 year deal is official as well. Jet and Jeff Green however are another story. Scott Souza reports: [...]

July 14, 2012 KWAPT Brandon Bass, Celtics News, Free Agency, Kevin Garnett, The Team 10

A sign-and-trade for Terry is a brilliantly simple cap move for Boston

A sign-and-trade for Terry is a brilliantly simple cap move for Boston

I’ve been able to learn a lot about the new salary cap structure recently.  I’ve picked up a few of the nuances, but not all of them.  Sometimes in the pursuit of being creative within the system, I overlook a simple solution to a problem that can dramatically change the Celtics’ offseason.  This is one [...]

July 13, 2012 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Free Agency, Trades 18

Your Morning Dump… Where getting big free agents won’t be easy

Your Morning Dump… Where getting big free agents won’t be easy

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. What we don’t know yet is how those free agent contracts are structured and how much actual room they will have to finish the roster renovation. The [...]

July 13, 2012 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Free Agency, The Morning Dump 18

Benedict Allen

Benedict Allen

  With the chance to digest the Ray Allen to Miami deal over the last few days, and the reluctance to post a spur of the moment instant reaction article (partially thanks to a crashed Hard Drive) the last few days have given me an opportunity to really think about the details of what went [...]

July 11, 2012 Nick Sannicandro Celtics News, Free Agency, Ray Allen 46

Nenad Krstic is staying in Russia

Nenad Krstic is staying in Russia

For those secretly hoping Nenad Krstic would return to the Celtics, or that Danny Ainge would be able to move him for another asset – forget about it. Nads enjoys playing hoops in Brooklyn South Beach Moscow. He just signed a three year contract with CSKA Moscow. Krstic was recently named to the All-Euroleague 1st team. [...]

July 10, 2012 Chuck - Red's Army Celtics News, Free Agency 11

Your Morning Dump… A sign-and-trade for Courtney Lee will be tricky

Your Morning Dump… A sign-and-trade for Courtney Lee will be tricky

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.  “There was no verbal agreement or anything, we’re just hearing each other out,” Lee said. “They expressed their interest. I expressed my interest. It’s not basketball wise, [...]

July 10, 2012 Chuck - Red's Army Celtics News, Free Agency, The Morning Dump 14

Stiemsma wants to play for Minnesota

Stiemsma wants to play for Minnesota

It’s not the biggest deal in the world, though I liked his shot blocking ability and I always thought he was an underrated shooter… but Greg Stiemsma’s agent says he wants to play in Minnesota. Stiemsma agent re: on-hold discussions with Wolves: “He wants to play for Minnesota. Greg has a lot of patience.” — [...]

July 7, 2012 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Free Agency, Greg Stiemsma 39

Celtics, Jeff Green, agree to deal

Celtics, Jeff Green, agree to deal

This is no surprise: The Celtics and Jeff Green have agreed to the framework of a deal, his agent, David Falk, told @CBSSports. — Ken Berger (@KBergCBS) July 7, 2012 There have been some rumors that the deal is in the 4-year, $40 million range.  After some math, the Celtics can pay Green between $8.5 [...]

July 7, 2012 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Free Agency 26

A bittersweet goodbye to Walter Ray Allen

A bittersweet goodbye to Walter Ray Allen

Ray Allen was the reason the Celtics won a championship in 2008. It all started in 2007, when Danny Ainge got the Seattle Sonics to take Wally Szczerbiak, Delonte West, and their #1 pick (Jeff Green, the fifth pick, which was a horribly low pick for the second worst team in the league) to Seattle [...]

July 7, 2012 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Free Agency, Ray Allen 45

Your Morning Dump… Ray Allen is one vindictive s.o.b.

Your Morning Dump… Ray Allen is one vindictive s.o.b.

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. “He felt he was getting respect that he hadn’t gotten from [Celtics president] Danny [Ainge] and [coach] Doc [Rivers] anymore,” a source close to him said Friday [...]

July 7, 2012 Chuck - Red's Army Celtics News, Free Agency, Rajon Rondo, Ray Allen, The Morning Dump 83