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Report: Sixers, Hawks talking Teague for Noel swap

Report: Sixers, Hawks talking Teague for Noel swap

Faced with a glut of young big men and the #1 pick, it appears new Sixers GM Bryan Colangelo is ready to make a move: According to a report by Shams Charania of The Vertical, the Sixers and Atlanta Hawks have been in talks on a deal that would send Nerlens Noel and a package [...]

June 3, 2016 Chuck - Red's Army Rumors 9

Your Morning Dump… Where, what the heck? Let’s speculate about Marquese Chriss today.

Your Morning Dump… Where, what the heck? Let’s speculate about Marquese Chriss today.

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. In its latest mock draft, DraftExpress predicted Chriss will go to the Celtics at that slot — a huge jump after he was previously projected to [...]

June 3, 2016 Rich Jensen The Morning Dump 2

Why Durant might not take the short term deal

Why Durant might not take the short term deal

We’ve been made to believe that the most likely scenario for Kevin Durant in free-agency is that he signs a short term (2 year deal with player option on 2nd year) in OKC to maximize his earnings and maintain flexibility. Well guess what? That might not be KD’s style (via Sean Devaney, Sporting News): “He is [...]

June 2, 2016 Chuck - Red's Army Celtics News 5

Your Morning Dump… Where the Celtics aim to fill in the blank

Your Morning Dump… Where the Celtics aim to fill in the blank

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 NBA Finals are about to begin without the Celtics (this time), but the Green Team grabbed headlines anyway yesterday by announcing contract extensions for Brad [...]

June 2, 2016 Mike Dynon (@MikeDynon) Brad Stevens, Danny Ainge, Evan Turner, Free Agency, The Morning Dump 33

Celtics extend Ainge, Stevens contracts

Celtics extend Ainge, Stevens contracts

The Celtics broke a little news today by announcing they’ve extended the contracts of Danny Ainge and Brad Stevens. The Boston Celtics announced Wednesday that they have extended the contracts of president of basketball operations, Danny Ainge, and head coach, Brad Stevens. The terms, per team policy, have not been disclosed. Managing partner, governor and [...]

June 1, 2016 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Brad Stevens, Celtics News, Danny Ainge 5

Report: Celtics have met with Kevin Durant’s agent

Report: Celtics have met with Kevin Durant’s agent

Former Fox 25 sportscaster and current WEEI fill-in host Butch Stearns claims to have some inside info on the Celtics pursuit of Kevin Durant (WEEI via NBC Sports): I have this on pretty good authority. The Celtics have sat with his agent and other representatives of Durant. The Celtics do know — I don’t know [...]

June 1, 2016 Chuck - Red's Army Celtics News 3

Your Morning Dump… Where we would bet on the ’86 Celtics

Your Morning Dump… Where we would bet on the ’86 Celtics

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. That’s where our city comes into this. If you’re of my generation, the standard-bearer for beautiful, bold basketball is the 1985-86 Celtics. If you’re of an [...]

June 1, 2016 Mike Dynon (@MikeDynon) Paul Pierce, The Morning Dump 23

Your Morning Dump… Where Kevin Durant has no immediate thoughts on free agency

Your Morning Dump… Where Kevin Durant has no immediate thoughts on free agency

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’m certain. I’m certain,” Durant told The Vertical about his belief that he eventually will win the championship that cements a Hall of Fame legacy. “They [...]

May 31, 2016 Chuck - Red's Army The Morning Dump 5

Your Morning Dump… Where the Celtics have a top-three future

Your Morning Dump… Where the Celtics have a top-three future

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 continues to fly up the charts, moving from No. 10 to No. 3 in this latest iteration. Celtics GM Danny Ainge has put the team [...]

May 30, 2016 Ben Mark Danny Ainge, The Morning Dump 10

Your Morning Dump… Where we keep the Durant-to-Boston fantasy alive

Your Morning Dump… Where we keep the Durant-to-Boston fantasy alive

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. With good friend Kevin Durant and the Oklahoma City Thunder one win away from a trip to the NBA Finals, New England Patriots defensive lineman Terrance [...]

May 29, 2016 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) The Morning Dump 5