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Recap: Celtics win preseason opener as Lee impresses

Recap: Celtics win preseason opener as Lee impresses

Celtics basketball is back! After enjoying Italy for the past few days, the Cs won their preseason opener, 124-91, over their generous hosts, Olimpia Milano. Isaiah Thomas led the way with 18 points, but newcomer David Lee was the most productive overall, looking extremely active while posting 13 points on 5-8 shooting, along with 7 [...]

October 6, 2015 Mike Dynon (@MikeDynon) Celtics News, David Lee, Recaps 9

DJ to Bird: The back door play

DJ to Bird: The back door play

When I think about Dennis Johnson, tough defense and clutch play come to mind. Pinpoint passing does not. But man could he thread the needle on those back door passes to Larry Bird. Beautiful. [...]

October 6, 2015 Chuck - Red's Army Dennis Johnson, Larry Bird, Videos 4

Your Morning Dump… Where the Celtics are already sick of each other

Your Morning Dump… Where the Celtics are already sick of each other

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. Judging by some of the back-and-forth between teammates at practice yesterday, the Celtics can’t wait to face someone else for a change. The Celts spent the [...]

October 6, 2015 Chuck - Red's Army Evan Turner, The Morning Dump 5

Your Morning Dump… Where the guys aren’t making it easy for Brad Stevens

Your Morning Dump… Where the guys aren’t making it easy for Brad Stevens

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. “He (Stevens) doesn’t know what he’s doing with lineups; that’s the thing,” Sullinger told Comcast SportsNet’s Abby Chin on Sunday morning in Milan. And that, Sullinger [...]

October 4, 2015 Ben Mark Brad Stevens, Celtics News, Jared Sullinger, Marcus Smart, The Morning Dump, Tyler Zeller 1

Your Morning Dump… Where the C’s get to work in Italy

Your Morning Dump… Where the C’s get to work in Italy

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 team took a red-eye flight from Boston on Friday night. For rookies such as Terry Rozier and Jordan Mickey, it was their first time traveling [...]

October 4, 2015 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Brian Scalabrine, The Morning Dump Comments Off on Your Morning Dump… Where the C’s get to work in Italy

Celtkicks: Don’t wear Lebrons when Pierce is around

Celtkicks: Don’t wear Lebrons when Pierce is around

Here’s just one more reason why I have mad love for former Celtic the man who will always be a Celtic in my eyes, Paul Pierce. Chuck touched on it last week, but it was too good for me not to revisit. Check out this quote via the Washington Post that Marcin Gortat shared during Wizards Media [...]

October 3, 2015 KWAPT (@KWAPT) CeltKicks, Paul Pierce Comments Off on Celtkicks: Don’t wear Lebrons when Pierce is around

Your Morning Dump… Where David Lee will bring the ball up the floor

Your Morning Dump… Where David Lee will bring the ball up the floor

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 don’t care,” Stevens said before practice Friday. “If David Lee has it, I want him to bring the ball up. I don’t care who brings [...]

October 3, 2015 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) David Lee, Isaiah Thomas, The Morning Dump 2

Your Morning Dump… Where Isaiah Thomas has been ‘unbelievable’

Your Morning Dump… Where Isaiah Thomas has been ‘unbelievable’

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. Boston Celtics coach Brad Stevens has always been measured with his praise of players, especially in the early stages of training camp, when it would be [...]

October 2, 2015 Jay Brad Stevens, Celtics News, Isaiah Thomas, Terry Rozier, The Morning Dump 6

Can the Celtics really be the 3 seed this year?

Can the Celtics really be the 3 seed this year?

We’ve heard a lot of predictions for this team so far. Many of them have the team finishing in the 40-something win range, but I’ve yet to see even the most optimistic of Celtics fans come close to what the folks at Nylon Calculus came up with.  Last year my predictions, using a blend of [...]

September 30, 2015 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Celtics News 11

Scenes from an open practice

Scenes from an open practice

The Celtics held their annual open practice for season ticket holders last night. They ran through some drills, had a scrimmage, and addressed the crowd like they always do. As it was happening, I asked people to send me pictures, and got a bunch of great shots. So I’m sharing those with all of you. [...]

September 30, 2015 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Red's Army Multimedia 1