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Un-brace yourself, JaVale McGee is not coming to Boston

Un-brace yourself, JaVale McGee is not coming to Boston

JaVale McGee will NOT be coming to the Celtics. The sides couldn’t reach agreement on a contract. — Steve Bulpett (@SteveBHoop) March 5, 2015 Celtics deal w/ JaVale McGee has fallen through, sources told ESPN. Celtics wanted team option for next season, McGee wanted player option. — Jeff Goodman (@GoodmanESPN) March 5, 2015 This is [...]

March 5, 2015 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Celtics News 15

4up/4down: Celtics vs. Jazz (59 of 82)

4up/4down: Celtics vs. Jazz (59 of 82)

Unless you’re a fan of either team, you probably didn’t enjoy this game. Even if you are a fan, you still may have hated it. But the Celtics came back after an embarrassing loss and snuck away with an 85-84 win over the Jazz thanks to a Tyler Zeller game winner. Let’s get into what [...]

March 5, 2015 Alex Kungu 4 Up/4 Down 3

Brace yourself… Javale McGee is coming to Boston

Brace yourself… Javale McGee is coming to Boston

Boston Celtics close to signing enigmatic big man JaVale McGee, multiple sources told ESPN. Deal with be through next season. — Jeff Goodman (@GoodmanESPN) March 5, 2015 Shortly after Goodman broke the news, Danny Ainge all but confirmed the report during his weekly interview on Toucher and Rich. Ainge on McGee: "He hasn't lived up [...]

March 5, 2015 Chuck - Red's Army Celtics News 45

Your Morning Dump… Where Tyler Zeller ‘Brad Stevens-ed’ the celebration

Your Morning Dump… Where Tyler Zeller ‘Brad Stevens-ed’ the celebration

Your browser does not support iframes. 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. For Zeller, it was his first career NBA game-winner. And his reaction as the buzzer sounded – while in classic [...]

March 5, 2015 Chuck - Red's Army Kelly Olynyk, The Morning Dump, Tyler Zeller 5

Recap: Exciting finish salvages a disgustingly bad game

Recap: Exciting finish salvages a disgustingly bad game

The Boston Celtics and Utah Jazz participated in a basketball game officially sanctioned by the National Basketball Association tonight.  For 47 minutes and 58 seconds, that was the nicest thing I can say about this contest. I watched it. I watched all of it. I did it because I had to sit down write these [...]

March 4, 2015 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Isaiah Thomas, Jae Crowder, Marcus Smart, Recaps, Tyler Zeller 8

4up/4down: Celtics vs Cavaliers (58 of 82)

4up/4down: Celtics vs Cavaliers (58 of 82)

After last night’s massacre we should really do an eight down segment, but we’ll stay optimistic. After a 110-79 trashing here are things we liked and didn’t like about last night. UP 1. James Young’s 4th Quarter It was garbage time I know, but he hit a couple of 3’s and you could clearly see [...]

March 4, 2015 Alex Kungu 4 Up/4 Down, Gametime 1

Your Morning Dump… Where the Celtics had been patting themselves on the back

Your Morning Dump… Where the Celtics had been patting themselves on the back

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. “Everybody’s been patting them on the back for the last week,” Stevens told reporters in Cleveland. “That’s what happens sometimes. We have to get back to [...]

March 4, 2015 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Brad Stevens, Isaiah Thomas, The Morning Dump 7

Recap: Lebron, Cavs deliver swift kick to the Celtics

Recap: Lebron, Cavs deliver swift kick to the Celtics

No one kicked LeBron James in the balls tonight, but he inflicted some serious pain on the Celtics, as Cleveland dominated Boston, 110-79. The Cavs came in losers of 2 straight, the most recent an overtime defeat at Houston in which Lebron absorbed a foot to the ’nads from James Harden, then missed 2 free [...]

March 3, 2015 Mike Dynon (@MikeDynon) Gametime, Recaps 26

Rumor: Love, Monroe top Celtics summer wish list

Rumor: Love, Monroe top Celtics summer wish list

Via Basketball Insiders: The Celtics have a ton of cash and are geared up to use it. Target number one is Kevin Love. Target number two is Greg Monroe. Sources close to the process say the Celtics plan to swing for the proverbial fences this summer including runs at Gasol, Leonard and Butler too. With [...]

March 3, 2015 Chuck - Red's Army Rumors 17

Your Morning Dump… Where James Young isn’t exactly making the most out of his new minutes

Your Morning Dump… Where James Young isn’t exactly making the most out of his new minutes

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 Celtics moved Marcus Thornton not only to get Thomas from Phoenix, but to give rookie James Young increased playing time. But Young is shooting just 29.5 [...]

March 3, 2015 Chuck - Red's Army James Young, Kevin Garnett, The Morning Dump 19