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Paul Pierce’s new nickname: The Prognosticator

Paul Pierce’s new nickname: The Prognosticator

Paul Pierce is at it again. Last night after Pau Gasol slammed Kendrick Perkins late in the 4th quarter, the Truth turned to the Staples Center crowd (some were just arriving) and screamed, "We ain't coming back to LA!" Predictably, the media is jumping all over this in the same manner they blew out of [...]

June 7, 2010 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 26

Enemy Chatter: The Lakers were a hot, nasty mess

Enemy Chatter: The Lakers were a hot, nasty mess

I often wonder what opposing teams, their beat reporters and bloggers are saying about the Celtics after playing the Celtics. Here's a dose of 'enemy chatter' from Los Angeles. The final period was neck-and-neck until those fateful last few minutes. That's when the Laker offense bogged down in Kobe isolation play – what happened to [...]

June 7, 2010 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 17

Why Pau Gasol should be pissed off

Why Pau Gasol should be pissed off

The Lakers held an 88-85 lead over the Celtics with 5:58 remaining in the 4th quarter. From that point on, the Celtics outscored them 18-6. How were they able to dominate the final minutes? Aside from Rajon Rondo's stellar play, the Lakers made several mistakes. The most glaring error? Not taking advantage of Pau Gasol. [...]

June 7, 2010 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 7

Rondo = Clutch

Rondo = Clutch

The Celtics used an 18-6 spurt over the final 6 minutes of the 4th quarter to beat the Lakers 103-94 and even this series at 1-1. Rondo (19 points, 12 rebounds, 10 assists) was cash money down the stretch. He scored 10 points in the 4th. Had a huge block on Derek Fisher and key [...]

June 6, 2010 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 83

The Celtics punch back Game 2 open thread

The Celtics punch back Game 2 open thread

How will the Celtics respond to the beating bestowed upon them by the Lakers in Game 1?  The Game 2 redemption tour is about to begin… [...]

June 6, 2010 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 65

Your Morning Dump… The Celtics relive the Game 1 pain

Your Morning Dump… The Celtics relive the Game 1 pain

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. “Well, they had a clip — we had a film clip with all the 50/50 [loose balls, long rebound] plays, and I don’t think we won none [...]

June 5, 2010 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 1

Doc says KG is not hurt

Doc says KG is not hurt

Via Chris Forsberg's Twitter: Doc on KG: "I just thought he struggled. He had one of those nights. We all have them. We're just not used to seeing him have them unless there's something wrong. But he's fine, I can guarantee you that." Doc on PJax 47-0: "Well, you know, it's like I told our [...]

June 4, 2010 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 13

Enemy Chatter: Exorcising the green demons

Enemy Chatter: Exorcising the green demons

I often wonder what opposing teams, their beat reporters and bloggers are saying about the Celtics after playing the Celtics. Here's a dose of 'enemy chatter' from Los Angeles. Especially impressive to these eyes was Ron Artest – especially on defense.  Sure, Paul Pierce ended the night with 24 points on only 13 shots (making [...]

June 4, 2010 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 17

7 hours til game time… Game 1 is really, really important

7 hours til game time… Game 1 is really, really important

Here's how the series plays out in my head. Celtics take 1 of the first 2 games in LA, win 2 of 3 at home, and then win 1 of the final 2 in LA. Makes sense, right? But if you are a believer in statistics and NBA history, the Celtics will NEED to take [...]

June 3, 2010 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 13

Your Morning Dump… The Celtics are healthy and ready

Your Morning Dump… The Celtics are healthy and ready

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. Wallace, who originally tweaked his back during Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals against Orlando then left in the fourth quarter of Game 6, had been [...]

June 3, 2010 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 1