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Ultimate 1-on-1: Rajon Rondo vs. John Havlicek

Ultimate 1-on-1: Rajon Rondo vs. John Havlicek

Ray Allen had a very easy time with Sam Jones yesterday, taking 86% of the vote.  I had an inkling that Ray would take it easily, even though it's a much closer matchup than people realize.  Fact is, few of us have seen Sam Jones play, so this matchup turned into a blow out.  Ray [...]

August 18, 2011 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 1

Ultimate 1-on-1: Ray Allen vs. Sam Jones

Ultimate 1-on-1: Ray Allen vs. Sam Jones

Kevin Garnett had no problem with Bob Cousy yesterday, taking nearly 90% of the voting.  In a few days, KG will take on the winner of the Larry Bird/Dave Cowens matchup.  Today we go over to the other side of the bracket for our 4/5 matchup of Ray Allen vs. Sam Jones.  Ray is our [...]

August 17, 2011 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized Comments Off

Ultimate 1-on-1 matchup #3: Dennis Johnson vs. Ed Macauley

Ultimate 1-on-1 matchup #3:  Dennis Johnson vs. Ed Macauley

After a tight game between Bob Cousy and Robert Parish (which Cousy won), Sam Jones took the Ultimate 1-on-1 court and waxed Dino Radja with more than 80% of the vote.  Jones will face off with Ray Allen in a few days.  Today, we stay in the White Bracket for a matchup between #11 overall [...]

August 3, 2011 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized Comments Off

Ultimate 1-on-1 matchup #2: Sam Jones vs. Dino Radja

Ultimate 1-on-1 matchup #2:  Sam Jones vs. Dino Radja

Day 1 gave us a wild 1-on-1 Green Bracket matchup between Bob Cousy and Robert Parish.  The voting went back-and-forth between the two with Bob Cousy ultimately pulling it out.  The final voting was 108-107… amazing.  Congrats, Cooz, you now get to face 8th overall seed Kevin Garnett in the next round. Today, we head [...]

August 2, 2011 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized Comments Off

Announcing the Red’s Army ULTIMATE 1-on-1 tournament

Announcing the Red’s Army ULTIMATE 1-on-1 tournament

 A few weeks ago, we noticed Dime Magazine doing a league-wide 1-on-1 tourney where fans voted on the winners.  We thought it was a fantastic idea, so we… uhhhh… borrowed it.  Except we're putting our own little twist on it.  We went back through the annals of Celtics history and put together the ultimate 1-on-1 [...]

August 1, 2011 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 4

Is this our season?

Is this our season?

By DRJ I will tell you a tale that may or may not be a prediction of what is about to happen to the Celtics. You decide…… The Celtics are one of the oldest teams playing in the NBA. One of their bigs is considered by many to be out of shape, overweight, and well [...]

March 15, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 82

Danny… reach out to Sam Jones

Danny… reach out to Sam Jones

FanHouse sat down with C's legend Sam Jones for a wide ranging inteview.  Check it out here… but here's the one part that really stood out. FanHouse: You ever go to see the Celtics play? Sam Jones: "No. It's a new regime, new owners, new management. People ask me why I never go back. I [...]

November 4, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 4

Once a Laker Hater, Always a Laker Hater

Once a Laker Hater, Always a Laker Hater

Celtics legend Sam Jones hasn't played a game in 40 years, but he never lost his distaste for the Lakers. Here's what Sam said to the Lawrence Eagle Tribune: "Who have they added? The kid from Houston (Ron Artest) is pretty good, but he won't be enough. All I can say is I saw what [...]

September 24, 2009 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 9

Tommy’s points tie up the series

Tommy’s points tie up the series

After dropping Game 1 to BigMck, team RedsArmy came back to take Game 2 on a Tommy Heinsohn 16 footer at the buzzer. "I figured if I was going to be giving out 'Tommy Points' in my broadcasting career, I might as well set the example," Heinsohn said. Tommy only shot 5 of 13 on [...]

September 16, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 6

Introducing… your “All-Celtics team”

Introducing… your “All-Celtics team”

Yeah, it's a little slow around here.  But that just gives us a chance to get creative.  And one thing that I know we always like debating is "All-Time" teams.  So I'm going throw out my "All-Celtics" team. PG:  Bob Cousy - The "Houdini of the Hardwood" set the stage for all future point guards.  [...]

July 31, 2009 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 24