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Kobe Bryant will not sleep until Rajon Rondo wears purple and gold

Kobe Bryant will not sleep until Rajon Rondo wears purple and gold

In between taking plenty of nights off, plenty of shots on nights he does play, and trashing his current teammates, Kobe Bryant is setting his sights on next year with Rajon Rondo. In Steve Buplett’s piece from the Herald this morning, Kobe spent time laughing at the state of the Celtics’ current roster (see John’s [...]

January 21, 2015 Ben Mark Around the NBA, News, Rajon Rondo 1

Buying the Celtics was a good investment for Wyc & Co.

Buying the Celtics was a good investment for Wyc & Co.

According to Forbes, the Celtics are the 4th most valuable franchise in the NBA: #4 Boston Celtics Current value: $1.7 billion Revenue: $173 million Operating income: $55 million The Celtics are one of the NBA’s most profitable teams since they pay no rent at TD Garden and pull in over $60 million a year in [...]

January 21, 2015 Chuck - Red's Army Celtics News 4

Your Morning Dump… Where Marcus Smart is silencing his critics

Your Morning Dump… Where Marcus Smart is silencing his critics

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. “Marcus is probably playing as well in his role as he has all year,” Celtics coach Brad Stevens said. “He’s been in a lot of games [...]

January 21, 2015 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Marcus Smart, The Morning Dump 18

Marcus Smart goes for 14 & 7 in L.A.

Marcus Smart goes for 14 & 7 in L.A.

Our friend Down To Buck has video of Marcus Smart’s 14 point, 7 assist performance against the LA Clippers from yesterday. Smart’s hoops (4 of 7 shooting) were all three-point field goals, and he also had 2 boards, 1 steal, 1 block and was 2 of 2 from the FT line. Smart is now shooting [...]

January 20, 2015 KWAPT (@KWAPT) Marcus Smart, Red's Army Multimedia, Videos 2

Thibs might be too hardcore for Bulls players

Thibs might be too hardcore for Bulls players

Chris Sheridan is reporting there’s a mutiny brewing in Chicago: I told you yesterday about mutterings I have heard around the league that Chicago Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau has lost his locker room. Then last night, Derrick Rose poured jet fuel on the fire with some of the strongest comments he has made as a [...]

January 20, 2015 Chuck - Red's Army Around the NBA 6

Celtkicks: Smart, Sully break out BHM kicks

Celtkicks: Smart, Sully break out BHM kicks

Marcus Smart and Jared Sullinger each broke out a pair of Black History Month themed kicks on MLK Day. Smart wore a pair of BHM adidas Crazy Light Boost, while Sully rocked the Air Jordan 29. Sully’s Jordans feature a white/black upper and a very cool purple, clear outsole. You can check out the entire Jordan [...]

January 20, 2015 KWAPT (@KWAPT) CeltKicks Comments Off

Your Morning Dump… Where the Celtics might be torturing Tayshaun Prince

Your Morning Dump… Where the Celtics might be torturing Tayshaun Prince

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. “I didn’t expect to play him near that much,” coach Brad Stevens said. “I felt pretty comfortable with him on the floor, because he’s really savvy. [...]

January 20, 2015 Chuck - Red's Army Doc Rivers, Tayshaun Prince, The Morning Dump 9

Celtics Open West Coast Trip with a Loss to the Clippers

Celtics Open West Coast Trip with a Loss to the Clippers

The Celtics were simply overmatched in their 102-93 loss against the Clippers in the Martin Luther King Day afternoon special. It was a disappointing performance for most of the game, but the Celtics made a little bit of a comeback at the end of the third and the beginning of the fourth, cutting the Clippers [...]

January 19, 2015 Geoffrey Simpson Gametime, Recaps 4

Joel Embiid is fat and lazy, allegedly

Joel Embiid is fat and lazy, allegedly

Remember Joel Embiid? The Kansas 7-footer who was drafted #3 by the Sixers is slowly making his way back from serious foot surgery. It looks like he’s lost the eye of the tiger: Embiid has a weight issue. Although the Sixers wouldn’t disclose his weight, a source said he’s close to 300 pounds after being [...]

January 19, 2015 Chuck - Red's Army Around the NBA 6

Bespectacled Paul Pierce pokes some fun at Russ Westbrook

Bespectacled Paul Pierce pokes some fun at Russ Westbrook

Paul Pierce took a few friendly jabs at Russell Westbrook this weekend, mocking his “we executed” interview from Friday night. John touched on Westbrook’s little tantrum in the Saturday Dump. FWIW, I don’t think the glasses are part of the bit. Pierce has worn those babies before. (h/t CBS Sports) [...]

January 19, 2015 Chuck - Red's Army Around the NBA, Paul Pierce 6