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NY media coming around on Rondo, but think Avery can be had

NY media coming around on Rondo, but think Avery can be had

The New York media is always good for a laugh when speculating about potential acquisitions by the hapless Knicks. Ian Begley of ESPN NY references a couple of Celtics in his latest article about upgrading NY’s point guard position: So, if you believe the Knicks need to upgrade at point guard, let’s take a look [...]

February 4, 2014 Chuck - Red's Army Avery Bradley, Celtics News, Rajon Rondo 13

Your Morning Dump… Where Rondo wants you to keep playoff hopes alive

Your Morning Dump… Where Rondo wants you to keep playoff hopes alive

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. “[Rondo] lets us know that anything is possible,” said Bradley. “If we come out strong [in the second half of the season], we have a chance to [...]

February 4, 2014 Chuck - Red's Army Celtics News, Rajon Rondo, The Morning Dump, Vitor Faverani 14

Your Morning Dump… Where it’s the reanimation of Rondo and Bradley

Your Morning Dump… Where it’s the reanimation of Rondo and Bradley

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 duo has shared the floor in just 51 of 277 potential regular-season games, a mere 18.4 percent of Boston’s total contests during Bradley’s time in the [...]

February 2, 2014 Jay Avery Bradley, Celtics News, Rajon Rondo, The Morning Dump 5

Ainge trying to “shake down” Suns McDonough for “a bunch of things”

Ainge trying to “shake down” Suns McDonough for “a bunch of things”

Last summer, the Phoenix Suns hired Danny Ainge’s right-hand man, Ryan McDonough as their new GM.  McDonough has spearheaded a superb, early comeback for the Suns who have been dreadful following the Steve Nash/Amare Stoudemire/Shawn Marion/Mike D’Antoni “Seven seconds or less” era.  Recently, Jonathan Abrams, who writes some of the most spectacular pieces about the [...]

February 1, 2014 Jay Celtics News, Danny Ainge 2

Your Morning Dump… Where a league executive thinks Rondo gets max dollars

Your Morning Dump… Where a league executive thinks Rondo gets max dollars

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. Rajon Rondo’s initial reaction yesterday was to start laughing and say, “Already? That’s crazy what you guys come up with,” when asked about an ESPN report that [...]

February 1, 2014 Chuck - Red's Army Celtics News 16

The franchise record 18-game losing streak in 2007 was bad, but this is worse

The franchise record 18-game losing streak in 2007 was bad, but this is worse

Ask any Celtics fan what the ultimate streak of futility is in the history of the storied franchise and they’ll be able to reel off the number and year as quickly as naming the amount of NBA leading championships they have.  Ironically, those numbers are nearly identical (18 for the losing streak, 17 for the [...]

January 31, 2014 Jay Celtics News, Look Back 18

Your Morning Dump… Where there’s little talk of trading Rondo at the deadline

Your Morning Dump… Where there’s little talk of trading Rondo at the deadline

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. However, a source with direct knowledge of the situation has informed Basketball Insiders that the Celtics have demonstrated little activity as it relates to potentially moving Rondo [...]

January 30, 2014 Chuck - Red's Army Celtics News, Jared Sullinger, Rajon Rondo, The Morning Dump 22

Two Rondo quirks don’t sit well with some NBA writers

Two Rondo quirks don’t sit well with some NBA writers

Fun read on NBA.com about player quirks that some writers find annoying. Of course, Rajon Rondo made the list: Steve Aschburner, NBA.com: Rajon Rondo letting an inbounded ball dribble and roll too long before picking it up and going. Don’t mean to pick on Rondo – he’s just one of many, including Ty Lawson, Kyrie Irving and a bunch of [...]

January 29, 2014 Chuck - Red's Army Celtics News, Rajon Rondo 14

Your Morning Dump… Where the Celtics should start Chris Johnson

Your Morning Dump… Where the Celtics should start Chris Johnson

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.  If this season for Boston is truly about evaluating different players in different roles, throwing Johnson in with the first group only makes sense. In just a [...]

January 29, 2014 Chris Jones Celtics News, The Morning Dump, Uncategorized 10

Rondo: “I’m still cocky but I’ve been more humble”

Rondo: “I’m still cocky but I’ve been more humble”

Sometimes adversity strikes at the wrong possible time.   One week you could be dropping triple-doubles for basically four consecutive games feeling like you’ve finally mastered that part of your unique craft.  Then on the final day of that same week, you found out that your tore your ACL (but continued to play for two [...]

January 28, 2014 Jay Celtics News, Rajon Rondo 12