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Wiggins wins Rookie of the Year, Smart 5th

Wiggins wins Rookie of the Year, Smart 5th

As expected, Andrew Wiggins won the Rookie of the Year award, followed by Chicago’s Nikola Mirotic. It wasn’t really a close vote, with Wiggins getting 110 first place votes to Mirotic’s 14, and winning the overall race 604 points to 335.  From the NBA’s press release: Wiggins, 20, received 110 of 130 first-place votes and [...]

April 30, 2015 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Around the NBA, Celtics News Comments Off on Wiggins wins Rookie of the Year, Smart 5th

Ainge season wrap-up: Keeping Crowder, IT on the bench, Sully and more…

Ainge season wrap-up: Keeping Crowder, IT on the bench, Sully and more…

Danny Ainge held his season-ending wrap-up interview this morning and he touched on a few things of general interest… While he did say he likes all the players on this roster, including the impending free agents, he said the draft, outside free agency, and trades will determine who ultimately stays and goes. But he did [...]

April 30, 2015 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Celtics News, Danny Ainge, Isaiah Thomas, Jae Crowder, Jared Sullinger 2

GGTV #27: Season Finally… a.k.a. “hooray we didn’t get our asses kicked!”

GGTV #27: Season Finally… a.k.a. “hooray we didn’t get our asses kicked!”

The Gang wraps up the season with some positive vibes about a competitive sweep… AHHH HA HA HA… JUS T KIDDING!!! Kurt immediately launched into what drove him “shithouse.” Tyler Zeller is soft. Marcus Smart aggravated everyone. And Kelly Olynyk may have ruined our chances at Kevin Love. Also in the show… BOOGIE TO BOSTON??? [...]

April 30, 2015 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Gang Green TV 2

Your Morning Dump… Where the Celtics are prepared to overpay a second-tier free agent?

Your Morning Dump… Where the Celtics are prepared to overpay a second-tier free agent?

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. Many of the would-be big-name targets appear likely to return to their current teams. Love and LaMarcus Aldridge could potentially test the market, but another group [...]

April 30, 2015 Chuck - Red's Army Free Agency, The Morning Dump 18

Celtics questions going into the offseason

Celtics questions going into the offseason

What a year. Big time trades, crazy games, a fan-base unsure whether to hope for losses or wins, this Celtics team was extremely interesting. A year after winning 25 games the Celtics gave every fan hope for the future, and got to measure themselves against the best, which is more than anyone can ask for. [...]

April 29, 2015 Alex Kungu Current Roster, Free Agency 15

Your Morning Dump… Where “Corporate Knowledge” is the most Brad Stevens-y pursuit yet

Your Morning Dump… Where “Corporate Knowledge” is the most Brad Stevens-y pursuit yet

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. “In our conversations — and even publicly — Popovich has talked about the benefits of continuity, the benefit of having those Big Three together through all [...]

April 29, 2015 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Brad Stevens, Kelly Olynyk, The Morning Dump 14

Kevin Love’s shoulder injury is pretty bad

Kevin Love’s shoulder injury is pretty bad

Source: Kevin Love’s labrum tore away from the bone, and will need 4-6 weeks, minimum, to heal. If it doesn’t, surgery a possibility. — Howard Beck (@HowardBeck) April 28, 2015 To be clear, source adds: There’s virtually zero chance Love plays again this postseason, even if Cavs make the Finals. — Howard Beck (@HowardBeck) April [...]

April 28, 2015 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Injuries 9

Your Morning Dump… Where Kelly Olynyk continues to apologize for this nonsense

Your Morning Dump… Where Kelly Olynyk continues to apologize for this nonsense

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. But Olynyk told the Herald last night that it was actually Love who initiated contact, grabbed the Celtics forward’s right arm as they fought for a [...]

April 28, 2015 Chuck - Red's Army Brad Stevens, Celtics News, Kelly Olynyk, The Morning Dump 12

The NBA’s suspension of Olynyk is flat out preposterous

The NBA’s suspension of Olynyk is flat out preposterous

Celtics Kelly Olynyk was suspended for the 1st game next season for his physical play that dislocated Cavs’ Kevin Love’s shoulder on Sunday. — Marc J. Spears (@SpearsNBAYahoo) April 27, 2015 Cavaliers center Kendrick Perkins’s second quarter Flagrant Foul 1 vs Boston was upgraded to a Flagrant Foul 2 and he has been fined $15,000 [...]

April 27, 2015 Chuck - Red's Army Celtics News, Kelly Olynyk 27

VOD: Celtics reach end of the road, Truth leads Wiz to sweep of Raps

VOD: Celtics reach end of the road, Truth leads Wiz to sweep of Raps

Here are your Red’sArmy.com videos of the day for April 27th, 2015. Another Boston Celtics season has come to an end. The Celts lost to the Cavs yesterday, ending their first-round series and 2014-15 campaign. There’s a condensed version of the game below, along with lots of analysis, individual highlights (Sully’s) and post game pressers. [...]

April 27, 2015 KWAPT (@KWAPT) Red's Army Multimedia, Videos 4