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Remembering that Larry Bird is the mastermind behind the Pacers

Remembering that Larry Bird is the mastermind behind the Pacers

NBA.com’s David Aldridge has a fantastic column on how Larry Bird built the Indiana Pacers: It was Bird that traded for Roy Hibbert on Draft night in 2008, a center prospect considered so slow and so heavy that other teams picking just ahead of Toronto — which took Hibbert with the 17th pick and then [...]

May 28, 2013 Chuck - Red's Army Around the NBA, Larry Bird 7

Your Morning Dump… Where the Pierce rumors are coming from everywhere

Your Morning Dump… Where the Pierce rumors are coming from everywhere

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. Sources indicate Celtics director of basketball operations Danny Ainge will likely buy out forward Paul Pierce’s $15 million contract for next year ($5 million is guaranteed). If [...]

May 27, 2013 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Celtics News, Paul Pierce, The Morning Dump 26

The best play in Celtics history happened 26 years ago today

The best play in Celtics history happened 26 years ago today

I get giddy every time I see this. I can’t believe it’s been 25 26 years. (counting is a problem at my age) [...]

May 26, 2013 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Larry Bird 9

Your Morning Dump… Where Doc is on hand to view pre-draft workouts

Your Morning Dump… Where Doc is on hand to view pre-draft workouts

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. With Rivers present, the Celtics finished the second day of predraft workouts, which featured six players: four point guards and two centers. The point guards: Myck Kabongo of Texas, [...]

May 26, 2013 Jay Celtics News, Doc Rivers, The Morning Dump 9

Terrence Williams speaks, says he’s not John Dillinger

Terrence Williams speaks, says he’s not John Dillinger

Video courtesy of ESPN Boston Terrence Williams, who we know is fighting accusations of gun possession and domestic violence returned to Boston to work out with the Celtics.  Williams has not officially been charged with anything, as prosecutors delayed filing so they could gather more evidence. Today, Williams candidly addressed his legal issues. It’s very [...]

May 25, 2013 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Celtics News, Terrence Williams 8

Your Morning Dump… There’s a 10 percent chance Doc leaves?

Your Morning Dump… There’s a 10 percent chance Doc leaves?

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 is still the possibility — stress possibility — Rivers will choose to walk away from his contract to coach the Celts. A source close to the [...]

May 25, 2013 Chuck - Red's Army Celtics News, Doc Rivers, Rajon Rondo, The Morning Dump 8

What do we do with… the non-guaranteed guys

What do we do with… the non-guaranteed guys

The offseason is here for the Boston Celtics, and in just a couple of months, they will begin the process of putting next year’s team together.  We will take a look at the current Celtics and try to figure out what to do with each of them.  We continue today with the non-guaranteed players. Photo [...]

May 24, 2013 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Celtics News, DJ White, Shav Randolph, Terrence Williams 14

Sullinger ramping up rehab workouts

Sullinger ramping up rehab workouts

Sullinger, who resumed light workouts about two weeks ago, is now on a 10-week program aimed to ramp him up. Hopes to be 100% by camp. — Chris Forsberg (@ESPNForsberg) May 23, 2013 That’s good news.  You can infer from this that there have been no setbacks in Sullinger’s recovery from back surgery that cost [...]

May 23, 2013 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Celtics News, Injuries, Jared Sullinger 7

What do we do with… Fab Melo?

What do we do with… Fab Melo?

The offseason is here for the Boston Celtics, and in just a couple of months, they will begin the process of putting next year’s team together.  We will take a look at the current Celtics and try to figure out what to do with each of them.  We continue today with Fab Melo. We really [...]

May 23, 2013 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Celtics News, Fab Melo 14

Doc Rivers won’t be coaching Team USA in 2016

Doc Rivers won’t be coaching Team USA in 2016

Sports Illustrated is reporting that Mike Krzyewski will not retire from Team USA basketball: Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski will be returning as the head coach of USA Basketball for the 2016 Olympics, according to a source with direct knowledge of the situation. A formal announcement is expected in the next 48 hours. Krzyzewski led Team USA [...]

May 22, 2013 Chuck - Red's Army Celtics News, Doc Rivers 3