Quantcast
Red's Army
The Latest

Past

Happy Birthday KG

Happy Birthday KG

He came into the NBA, straight out of high school in 1995. Since then, Kevin Maurice Garnett has racked up an NBA championship ring, an MVP trophy, 14 all-star selections, a defensive player of the year award and many more accolades. Love him or hate him, you cannot deny his impact on the NBA and [...]

May 18, 2012 KWAPT Celtics News, Kevin Garnett 9

Ray Allen is a total team player

Ray Allen is a total team player

Ray Allen is hurting.  He's playing an unfamiliar role off the bench.  He's not scoring like he'd like (3 points in Game 3).  But through it all, he's still a total professional.  When asked if there was anything he would change in Game 4, He said “I don’t have to change anything tonight that happened from [...]

May 18, 2012 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Celtics News, Ray Allen 2

Paul Pierce dons brace for morning shootaround

Paul Pierce dons brace for morning shootaround

image courtesy Molly McGrath ESPN Boston's Chris Forsberg has a summary of the morning shootaround: * For the first time in a while, health didn't dominate the conversation. It's pretty much assumed at this point that all the dinged up bodies — including Paul Pierce (left MCL sprain), Ray Allen (right ankle bone spurs), and [...]

May 18, 2012 Chuck - Red's Army Celtics News, Injuries, Paul Pierce, Uncategorized Comments Off

Larry Bird… the most successful individual in basketball history?

Larry Bird… the most successful individual in basketball history?

With his crowning as the NBA's executive of the year for 2012, Larry Bird may have sealed his case as the basketballs most successful and influential individual in the history of the sport. Bird is without question one of the greatest players in the history of the league, but it is what he has done [...]

May 18, 2012 Nick Sannicandro Celtics News, Larry Bird, The Team, Uncategorized 15

Doc: The series isn’t over

Doc: The series isn’t over

Game 2 gave people a little pause as they wondered if the inevitable Celtics-Heat matchup would get derailed by injuries and apathy that were worse than we thought.  After last night, most people went back to outright dismissing Philly's chances of advancing, citing the Celtics ability to flip a switch and dominate when needed. Today, [...]

May 17, 2012 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Doc Rivers, Gametime, Recaps, Uncategorized 2

Your Morning Dump… Where KG reminded everyone of Ubuntu

Your Morning Dump… Where KG reminded everyone of Ubuntu

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. "After [Game 2] I came in and just said, ‘We’re not going to beat anybody — JV teams or high school teams — if we were not [...]

May 17, 2012 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Kevin Garnett, The Morning Dump, Uncategorized 7

Tim Duncan hates Kevin Garnett. Hates him.

Tim Duncan hates Kevin Garnett. Hates him.

Our friends at Project Spurs were kind enough to alert us to a new Tim Duncan interview with Sports Illustrated's Chris Ballard. Ballard's reliable sources claim Duncan hates Garnett: In fact, Duncan hates Kevin Garnett. Hates him the way liberals hate Sean Hannity. This information comes from very reliable sources, who talk about how KG [...]

May 16, 2012 Chuck - Red's Army Around the NBA, Kevin Garnett, News, Rumors, Uncategorized 33

From the GreenLab: Engineering Offense for Pierce

From the GreenLab: Engineering Offense for Pierce

Paul Pierce put on a performance for the ages in Game 2 at Philips Arena in Atlanta to lead the Celtics to a huge victory to tie up the series at 1-1.  The Celtics are once again tied at 1-1 but this time they will be on the road in Philadelphia.  Pierce has struggled ever [...]

May 16, 2012 Jay Celtics News, Paul Pierce, Uncategorized 2

Larry Bird still dominating like it’s 1986

Larry Bird still dominating like it’s 1986

Larry Bird has been named the NBA’s Executive of the Year. While Larry Legend probably doesn’t give a crap, this honor puts him in a rare club: The Legend’s trophy shelf was already full. Make room for another. The NBA announced on Wednesday that Indiana Pacers president Larry Bird has been named 2011-2012 Executive of the Year. [...]

May 16, 2012 Chuck - Red's Army Larry Bird, Look Back, Uncategorized 2

Doc named to new competition committee

Doc named to new competition committee

Rivers joins a panel that includes owners Dan Gilbert (Cleveland Cavaliers) and Joe Lacob (Golden State); general managers Bryan Colangelo (Toronto Raptors), Mitch Kupchak (L.A. Lakers), Kevin O’Connor (Utah Jazz), and Sam Presti (Oklahoma City); and coaches Rick Carlisle (Dallas Mavericks) and Lionel Hollins (Memphis Grizzlies). The NBPA will also designate one of its members [...]

May 16, 2012 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Around the NBA, Doc Rivers, News, Uncategorized 5