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How to beat… the Golden State Warriors

How to beat… the Golden State Warriors

The story of Achilles is among the more famous in Greek Mythology. In summary, to protect Achilles from the wrath of Zeus, he was made immortal by baptism in the river Styx. The whole of his body was protected except the part by which he was held and dipped into the water… his heel. Achilles [...]

December 11, 2015 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Previews 16

Your Morning Dump…. Where the Celtics play a basketball game tonight.

Your Morning Dump…. Where the Celtics play a basketball game tonight.

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 understand that their challenge will be daunting and that the rest of the basketball world will be watching, but they are being careful not [...]

December 11, 2015 Rich Jensen Celtics News, The Morning Dump 9

Ainge: Big Baby once ate a whole box of Coco Puffs

Ainge: Big Baby once ate a whole box of Coco Puffs

Danny Ainge joined Toucher and Rich for his weekly interview, and dished on Larry, Big Baby, the Warriors and, of course, the Celtics. On Larry Bird talking trash to teammates: I was like a little brother getting picked on all the time. I think Larry mostly just talked trash just to motivate himself. The biggest [...]

December 10, 2015 Rich Jensen Celtics News Comments Off on Ainge: Big Baby once ate a whole box of Coco Puffs

Your Morning Dump… Where ‘stopz’ are happening

Your Morning Dump… Where ‘stopz’ are happening

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. Take a quick look at any defensive efficiency rankings and you’ll see Boston sitting in third place behind just San Antonio and Miami. That the latter [...]

December 10, 2015 Mike Dynon (@MikeDynon) Isaiah Thomas, The Morning Dump 4

Recap: Celtics honor Loscutoff and outwork the Bulls

Recap: Celtics honor Loscutoff and outwork the Bulls

This was the Celtics’ first home game since the death of Jim Loscutoff on December first. The team held a moment of silence before tip and the players wore black shoulder bands and green “LOSCY” warm-up shirts. And then, after the opening tip, a team of lunch-pail players went out and outworked the Bulls, from [...]

December 9, 2015 Rich Jensen Recaps 13

Gorman: You don’t want Cousins in Boston

Gorman: You don’t want Cousins in Boston

Mike Gorman joined Toucher and Rich today and, among the things he discussed was how much he DOES NOT WANT DeMarcus Cousins. Have a listen: Your browser does not support iframes. Let’s review the quotes: “He’s just got issues and you don’t want to be dealing with those.” “It’s a real democracy (in the Celtics [...]

December 9, 2015 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Rumors 20

Just start the finals on Friday: The Celtics are the best team in the East

Just start the finals on Friday: The Celtics are the best team in the East

You may think I’m just going for page-views with that sensationalist title. Yellow journalism, you might say. Not so, friends. The statistics have spoken and they claim that the Celtics are among the best, if not the best team in the East.  The Cs have a Pythagorean win differential of +2.2, among the top five [...]

December 9, 2015 Ben Mark Around the NBA, Celtics News 2

How to beat… the Chicago Bulls

How to beat… the Chicago Bulls

Man, I can’t wait for Friday. I really feel like the Celtics have a chance to beat Golden State. They’re obviously a buzzsaw but maybe… just maybe they can… What do you mean they play tonight? Why you always lyin?   [checks schedule] Oh. So they do play tonight. Against the Bulls. Shit. OK… well… [...]

December 9, 2015 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Previews 1

Your Morning Dump… Where the stage is set for Friday – but don’t forget tonight

Your Morning Dump… Where the stage is set for Friday – but don’t forget tonight

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. #Celtics in national spotlight over next 4 days. Will show if they deserve to stay vs. #Bulls (ESPN) and #Warriors (undefeated #NBA champs). — Scott Souza [...]

December 9, 2015 Mike Dynon (@MikeDynon) Brad Stevens, The Morning Dump 5

Videos of the day: Olynyk delivers KO off the bench

Videos of the day: Olynyk delivers KO off the bench

Today’s “Videos of the Day” feature Isaiah Thomas leading the Celtics to victory with 22 points in New Orleans, the Celts once again getting it done on defense and Kelly Olynyk delivering in a big way off the bench. Thanks as always to TK for the clips. Enjoy: [...]

December 8, 2015 KWAPT (@KWAPT) Red's Army Multimedia, Videos of the Day Comments Off on Videos of the day: Olynyk delivers KO off the bench