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Your Morning Dump… Where actual Celtics (and Scal) play actual basketball

Your Morning Dump… Where actual Celtics (and Scal) play actual basketball

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big story line. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. Ok, actual basketball might be a bit of a strong term, but what the hell else am I going to lead with this morning? Instead of [...]

June 10, 2015 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) The Morning Dump 19

Sources skeptical about Boston sign-and-trade for LaMarcus Aldridge

Sources skeptical about Boston sign-and-trade for LaMarcus Aldridge

Bleacher Report’s Ric Bucher covers some potential landing spots for Blazers free-agent LaMarcus Aldridge. While league sources say the Mavericks are the biggest threat to lure Aldridge away from Portland, a scenario involving a sign-and-trade with Boston has emerged: While a rumor about a sign-and-trade deal that would send him to the Celtics emerged, league [...]

June 9, 2015 Chuck - Red's Army Rumors 11

Larry Legend recalls the time he made 74 shots in a row

Larry Legend recalls the time he made 74 shots in a row

Who is the greatest shooter in the history of the NBA? Most answer Larry Bird. Some respond Dirk Nowitzki or Reggie Miller. The Warriors Steph Curry is the latest to enter the debate. Indy Star columnist (and Patriots villain) Gregg Doyle went straight to the Legend for his take on Curry: He knew my story was [...]

June 9, 2015 Chuck - Red's Army Around the NBA, Larry Bird 1

Your Morning Dump… Where Danny Ainge is no longer obsessed with Kevin Love?

Your Morning Dump… Where Danny Ainge is no longer obsessed with Kevin Love?

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big story line. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. According to all sources, Danny Ainge still has affection for Love, but it’s not nearly the borderline obsession that it was last summer. … And from [...]

June 9, 2015 Chuck - Red's Army Rumors 3

Let’s appreciate an awesome NBA Finals triple double

Let’s appreciate an awesome NBA Finals triple double

What? NO, not LeBron’s. Larry’s. June 8, 1986, the Legend dropped 29 points on 8-17 shooting (2-3 3pt, 11-12 ft), 11 rebounds, and 12 assists in the NBA Finals clinching Game 6 against Houston. Oh, he also had 3 steals and just 2 turnovers. The Celtics beat the Rockets 114-97 that night. Check out the [...]

June 8, 2015 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Celtics News, Larry Bird 4

Red’s Draft Profile: Bobby Portis

Red’s Draft Profile: Bobby Portis

Height (w/ shoes): 6’10.5 Weight: 246 Wingspan: 7’2 No step vert: 25.0 Max Vert: 31.5 (Measurements via DraftExpress) Bobby Portis is one of the most unique prospects in the draft. Projected anywhere from late lottery to mid teens, Portis can come on the court an instantly make an impact. With an unorthodox jump shot, Portis is [...]

June 8, 2015 Alex Kungu Celtics News, Draft News Comments Off on Red’s Draft Profile: Bobby Portis

Your Morning Dump… Where, well look what we have here – a series!

Your Morning Dump… Where, well look what we have here – a series!

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big story line. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. The Cleveland Cavaliers have found their formula. Shorten the available time by walking into the offense and milking the clock, running down so much time that [...]

June 8, 2015 Ben Mark Around the NBA, Celtics News, The Morning Dump 5

Your Afternoon Dump… Where Jae Crowder has a good feeling about the Celtics

Your Afternoon Dump… Where Jae Crowder has a good feeling about the Celtics

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big story line. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. “The feeling of me coming back to Boston is mutual, from what I can tell,” Crowder said last week. “I just hope we can get something [...]

June 7, 2015 Chuck - Red's Army Celtics News, Free Agency, Jae Crowder, Rajon Rondo 6

LaMarcus Aldridge may or may not be in Boston right now

LaMarcus Aldridge may or may not be in Boston right now

According to someone named Ben Ewing, this is LaMarcus Aldridge arriving at Logan Airport yesterday morning. The photo was posted on Sherrod Blakely’s Facebook page. I’ve been unable to confirm two things: 1) that’s actually LaMarcus Aldridge and 2) that’s Logan Airport. We’ve heard rumors that Aldridge is here with Tony Parker to catch the [...]

June 6, 2015 Chuck - Red's Army Celtics News, Rumors 18

Your Morning Dump… Where the NBA Finals ended last night

Your Morning Dump… Where the NBA Finals ended last night

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big story line. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving suffered a fractured left kneecap in Game 1 of the NBA Finals against the Golden State Warriors and will miss [...]

June 6, 2015 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) The Morning Dump 4