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Would you trade the Brooklyn pick for Gordon Hayward?

Would you trade the Brooklyn pick for Gordon Hayward?

In his latest column which examines the financial situation of the rebuilding Utah Jazz, ESPN’s Zach Lowe suggests Utah partner up with Boston on a trade: Hayward understands that financial realities could break up a team on the rise. “I’m constantly thinking about that,” he said. “Contracts are so short now. A lot of our [...]

January 26, 2016 Chuck - Red's Army Rumors 34

Your Morning Dump… Where Kelly Olynyk has dialed in his stroke

Your Morning Dump… Where Kelly Olynyk has dialed in his stroke

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. After two years of being wildly inconsistent from beyond the arc, Olynyk has found a groove. Since the start of December, he is 44 for 89 [...]

January 26, 2016 Chuck - Red's Army Kelly Olynyk, The Morning Dump 9

Recap: Success is the best revenge.

Recap: Success is the best revenge.

Remember that last game against the Wizards? Remember Jae Crowder saying, “I understand we play them next week“ Well today was the 25th and the Celtics did indeed play the Wizards, winter storm aftereffects notwithstanding. They played at the Verizon Center in front of a crowd that was probably small enough to fit into a [...]

January 25, 2016 Rich Jensen Recaps 2

Is Avery Bradley unhappy with his contract?

Is Avery Bradley unhappy with his contract?

This nugget was buried in Gary Washburn’s notes on Saturday morning: Avery Bradley has changed agents from Mitchell Butler of the Rival Sports Group to Rob Pelinka, who also represents Kobe Bryant. Butler was able to procure the oft-injured Bradley a four-year, $32 million contract extension last summer, considered an above-market deal. Now Bradley is [...]

January 25, 2016 Chuck - Red's Army Avery Bradley, Celtics News 12

The Celtics broke Brett Brown last night

The Celtics broke Brett Brown last night

That face when you realized you’re not only the coach of the 76’ers, but you willingly chose to re-up your deal and continue dealing with this mess. We all watched the Celtics dismantle Philly last night… which was a welcome relief from the past couple of Sixers too-close-for-comfort experiences. But unlike some of his players [...]

January 25, 2016 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Around the NBA 1

Miami is knocking, but Ray Allen isn’t answering

Miami is knocking, but Ray Allen isn’t answering

For those wondering about the status of Ray Allen: According to several sources, the Heat has not only had a standing offer to Allen to return to the team ever since the 2014 offseason, but it made additional overtures as recently as this summer. Allen, however, has never bit. This shouldn’t be all that surprising, [...]

January 25, 2016 Chuck - Red's Army Around the NBA, Ray Allen 7

Your Morning Dump… Where no one benefited more from the storm than Marcus Smart

Your Morning Dump… Where no one benefited more from the storm than Marcus Smart

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 Smart missed 70 of his 87 threes (19.5 percent) entering Sunday’s 112-92 Celtics win over the Sixers. But after taking extra time to develop a [...]

January 25, 2016 Ben Mark Celtics News, Marcus Smart, The Morning Dump 5

Recap: Celtics bury Sixers 112-92

Recap: Celtics bury Sixers 112-92

The Celtics were a day late, but not a dollar short tonight. Despite flying out early Sunday morning, Boston enforced the Atlantic division hierarchy by handling the Sixers easily in a 48 minute event that was close for roughly two minutes midway through the first quarter. Under the best possible conditions there’s not much reason [...]

January 24, 2016 Rich Jensen Recaps 2

Rainin’ J’s episode 15: Perfection, Production, And don’t throw stones at the throne

Rainin’ J’s episode 15: Perfection, Production, And don’t throw stones at the throne

Really all you need to know about today’s show is that it includes two wrestling references and two horrible impressions. But if that’s not enough to entice you to listen, then maybe Jay and I enjoying the fact that the Celtics rotation is finally starting to take shape (thanks to health and a couple of [...]

January 24, 2016 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Isaiah Thomas, Jae Crowder, Jared Sullinger, Kelly Olynyk, Marcus Smart, Rainin' J's Comments Off on Rainin’ J’s episode 15: Perfection, Production, And don’t throw stones at the throne

Your Morning Dump… Where Marcus Smart is working on his shot

Your Morning Dump… Where Marcus Smart is working on his shot

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 snow is actually a pretty good thing for me,” he said Saturday, “so I can get up some shots.” Boston was initially scheduled to visit [...]

January 24, 2016 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Marcus Smart, The Morning Dump 1