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Scout: Jared Sullinger would start for some teams

Scout: Jared Sullinger would start for some teams

Jared Sullinger has been a Celtic for exactly two weeks and he’s played in four summer league games.  It was our first chance to look at Sullinger as a pro and evaluate him against other pro (or borderline pro) talent.  And what we’ve seen is impressive.  He can play with his back to the basket [...]

July 12, 2012 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Celtics News, Jared Sullinger 22

Trying not to overreact to Kris Joseph’s summer league performance

Trying not to overreact to Kris Joseph’s summer league performance

This is only summer league This is only summer league This is only summer league I’m trying to remind myself of something that I know all too well.  This is only summer league, and every summer league has a “breakout” player that never makes it in the league.  But I can’t help but enjoy what [...]

July 12, 2012 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Summer League 11

Summer League continues to provide encouraging results

Summer League continues to provide encouraging results

Final score (85-77) and three-game winning streak aside, Celtics fans have reason continue to be encouraged by the performances this week at the Orlando Summer League. Jared Sullinger continues to show signs of being NBA-ready… this time by scoring 16 points on 7-12 shooting while also grabbing 8 rebounds and blocking 2 shots.  It wasn’t [...]

July 11, 2012 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Summer League 7

Jonathan Gibson leads C’s to Summer League win… wait who?

Jonathan Gibson leads C’s to Summer League win… wait who?

The Celtics were scuffling along in typical summer league fashion.  They were down by 17 to the Brooklyn Nets… … until undrafted rookie Jonathan Gibson took over. Gibson dropped 17 points off the bench and led the Celtics to a 30-14 fourth quarter and 82-73 Celtics win.  Gibson is a 6’1″ guard out of New [...]

July 10, 2012 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Celtics News, Kris Joseph, Summer League 14

Celtics Summer League: Game 1 GreenLights

Celtics Summer League: Game 1 GreenLights

The Celtics summer league edition got off to a nice start by defeating the Oklahoma City Thunder.  First round draft pick Jared Sullinger stood out the most, but E’Twaun Moore, Fab Melo, Kris Jospeh and Sean Williams also had some highlights.  Check out the “GreenLights” below for some of their nice plays, including all of [...]

July 10, 2012 Jay E'Twaun Moore, Fab Melo, Jared Sullinger, Kris Joseph, MrTrpleDouble10 Videos, Sean Williams, Summer League 10

Sullinger, Joseph impress in Summer League debut

Sullinger, Joseph impress in Summer League debut

The Boston Celtics opened their Summer League with a 73-65 win over the Oklahoma City Thunder, though the score of these games barely matters. Let’s get right to the early assessments.  First, the returning players: E’Twaun Moore:  His shot was spotty early. He hit a few nice mid-range jumpers, but he had a tough time [...]

July 9, 2012 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Jared Sullinger, Recaps, Summer League 29

Your Morning Dump… Where basketball is back to day!

Your Morning Dump… Where basketball is back to day!

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. 1. The rookies: Summer league offers our first glimpse of the league’s freshest batch of players going against other NBA-caliber talent. While we always caution against reading [...]

July 9, 2012 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Celtics News, E'Twaun Moore, The Morning Dump 10

Celtics officially sign rookies, add to Summer League roster

Celtics officially sign rookies, add to Summer League roster

It’s really a minor housekeeping move, but the Celtics did the expected quite quickly and signed all 3 of their new rookies. Terms of the deal were not announced, but the base salary for first-round picks was slotted at $1.089 million for Sullinger (21st overall pick) and $1.045 million (22nd). First-round draft picks can be [...]

July 3, 2012 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Celtics News 3

Celtics rookies say all the right things to the media

Celtics rookies say all the right things to the media

“Honestly, I don’t have any back problems, but it is what it is,” Sullinger said. “I’m just playing basketball now. I finally have a job, and now it’s time to take the next step and get ready to play. Originally projected as a top 10 pick in this year’s draft before being red-flagged, Sullinger described [...]

July 2, 2012 Chuck - Red's Army Celtics News, Draft, Fab Melo, Jared Sullinger 39

With addition of Melo and Sullinger, Garnett’s return essential

With addition of Melo and Sullinger, Garnett’s return essential

With the 21st and 22nd picks in the 2012 NBA draft last night, the Celtics filled two gaping holes in their roster with the addition of Ohio State’s Jared Sullinger and Fab Melo from Syracuse University. As is the case with many of the picks from this years draft, both have more than their fair share [...]

June 29, 2012 Nick Sannicandro Celtics News, Draft, The Team 8