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Was Kelly Olynyk the steal of the draft?

Was Kelly Olynyk the steal of the draft?

Celtics rookie Kelly Olynyk was named the biggest steal of the draft, according to NBA.com’s 12th annual GM survey. Olynyk had 27% of the GMs vote. Kings rookie Ben McLemore was 2nd (13.8%). Most Celtics fans went “who?” when the Celtics acquired the Mavs 13th pick and selected Olynyk. But his versatility and shooting touch have been [...]

October 22, 2013 Chuck - Red's Army Celtics News, Kelly Olynyk 19

Your Morning Dump… Where Gerald Wallace calls everyone out

Your Morning Dump… Where Gerald Wallace calls everyone out

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.  “We’re not playing with effort,” said Gerald Wallace, who led the Celtics with 16 points. “Guys are being selfish and the opponent is playing with effort, giving [...]

October 21, 2013 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Brad Stevens, Celtics News, Gerald Wallace, The Morning Dump 17

Your Afternoon Dump..Where Expectations Are Not So Great

Your Afternoon Dump..Where Expectations Are Not So Great

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 question posed to Gerald Wallace after Saturday’s practice centered on expectations for the Boston Celtics this season and whether he had seen or heard any of the lowly prognostications for [...]

October 20, 2013 KWAPT Brad Stevens, Celtics News, Coaching Staff, Gerald Wallace, The Morning Dump, The Team 8

Pierce and KG never wanted Ray Allen to stay in Boston

Pierce and KG never wanted Ray Allen to stay in Boston

In his story about the new verbal battle between LeBron James, Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce, Yahoo’s Adrian Wojnarowski unleashes this: Allen had his reasons, and they’re well-documented. In the end, Doc Rivers could no longer get Garnett and Pierce to recruit Allen to stay, sources told Yahoo. Neither player would call Allen, and only [...]

October 19, 2013 Chuck - Red's Army Celtics News, Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce, Ray Allen 55

Your Morning Dump… Where Bill Russell likes to travel with a loaded .38

Your Morning Dump… Where Bill Russell likes to travel with a loaded .38

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. NBA legend Bill Russell was arrested this week at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport after a loaded gun was found in his carry-on luggage. The Transportation Security Administration says [...]

October 19, 2013 Chuck - Red's Army Bill Russell, Rajon Rondo, The Morning Dump 29

Date revealed for Bill Russell statue unveiling

Date revealed for Bill Russell statue unveiling

Via our good friend Paul Flannery comes more fantastic news on the Bill Russell Legacy Project: The Bill Russell statue will be unveiled on Nov. 1 at City Hall Plaza. It’s been a long time coming. — Paul Flannery (@Pflanns) October 16, 2013 David Stern, Jim Brown & Charles Barkley are just a few of [...]

October 16, 2013 KWAPT Bill Russell, Celtics News 5

Your Morning Dump… Where this was the easy part for Paul Pierce

Your Morning Dump… Where this was the easy part for Paul Pierce

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.  Pierce, 36, isn’t exactly eager to return to Boston. “It’s definitely gonna be a lot different when I get into the Garden, the first time I go [...]

October 16, 2013 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Avery Bradley, Jeff Green, Paul Pierce, The Morning Dump 6

Recap: Watching Paul Pierce play against the Celtics is STRANGE

Recap: Watching Paul Pierce play against the Celtics is STRANGE

The Celtics lost 82-80 to the Brooklyn Nets tonight. I watched nearly all of this game (No way I could bail on the Red Sox) in a daze. Maybe I’ve had my fill of preseason basketball or maybe my brain had difficulty processing Paul Pierce in a Brooklyn Nets uniform. It was freakin’ weird. The [...]

October 15, 2013 Chuck - Red's Army Celtics News, Gametime, Paul Pierce, Recaps 18

Your Morning Dump… Where Jason Kidd is pissing KG off

Your Morning Dump… Where Jason Kidd is pissing KG off

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.  PHILADELPHIA — Brooklyn Nets power forward Kevin Garnett will not play Tuesday night against his former team, the Boston Celtics. Garnett made sure to let reporters know [...]

October 15, 2013 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Around the NBA, Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce, The Morning Dump 10

Rondo isn’t as bad a shooter as you think

Rondo isn’t as bad a shooter as you think

As if we needed yet another statistic in the NBA, we have the ShotScore – a Grantland writer’s method to identify the game’s best scorers. … the method compares the actual point yield of an individual NBA shooter against an estimated tally of what an average NBA shooter would accrue from that exact same set [...]

October 14, 2013 Chuck - Red's Army Celtics News, Rajon Rondo 42