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Throwback Thursday: T.A. smashes on New Jersey

Throwback Thursday: T.A. smashes on New Jersey

It was January 13th, 2010. After a tough loss at home to the Hawks, the Celtics were 26-10 and headed to New Jersey to play the struggling Nets. Boston took out all of their frustration on Jersey, jumping out to a 71-34 lead at halftime, and finishing with a 111-87 drubbing of the Nets. Seven [...]

September 25, 2014 KWAPT Past, Red's Army Multimedia, Tony Allen 16

Your Morning Dump… Could Tony Allen come back to Boston?

Your Morning Dump… Could Tony Allen come back to Boston?

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big storyline. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. Tony Allen (Memphis Grizzlies) Summary: Yes, things didn’t end on the best of terms for Tony Allen and the Boston Celtics. But a reunion isn’t totally out of the question. [...]

May 11, 2013 Chuck - Red's Army Free Agency, The Morning Dump, Tony Allen 14

RedsArmy presents Fan Friday #35: “The Graduate”

RedsArmy presents Fan Friday #35: “The Graduate”

23 year old Ryan is a die-hard Celtics fan and loyal reader of RedsArmy. When I received an email saying that he was interested in participating in Fan Friday, I was thrilled. Ryan is close friends with last week’s featured fan, Timmy:  I have been a Celtics fan since the year 2000 when i was [...]

December 21, 2012 KWAPT Fan Friday, Red's Army 5

Tyson Chandler wins Defensive Player of the Year. KG 5th

Tyson Chandler wins Defensive Player of the Year.  KG 5th

KG went from being a shell of his former self and disintegrating before our very eyes to 5th in the Defensive Player of the Year voting.   Tyson Chandler won the award, but Garnett got two first place votes, nine second place votes, and seven third place votes.  That's a hell of a turnaround from [...]

May 2, 2012 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Uncategorized 3

Paul Pierce caught in Tony Allen cross fire (again)

Paul Pierce caught in Tony Allen cross fire (again)

Tony Allen has a knack for saying and doing… eh, why sugarcoat it… stupid things. Not all are intentional.  During an interview with CSNNE's Jessica Camerato, TA spoke about his time in Boston and how he was able to earn minutes while playing with the Big 3.  “When I was over here, that was the [...]

February 6, 2012 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 8

Tony Allen is the Grizzlies’ crazy defensive leader

Tony Allen is the Grizzlies’ crazy defensive leader

Our old friend Tony Allen returns to the Garden today with the Grizzlies. While our memories of TA include bone-headed gaffes, knee-shredding-after-the-whistle-dunk-attempts, and death threats, he’s become the emotional leader of the Grizz. Seriously. Allen’s teammates recognize him as their sergeant at arms, and gladly follow his lead. “My whole thing is getting guys focused,” Allen [...]

February 5, 2012 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 4

What if players organized a league-wide training camp?

What if players organized a league-wide training camp?

SLAM: Are you planning on working out with any of the Grizzlies over the summer? Tony Allen: It’s cool you asked that because Zach just texted me and said he was trying to round the guys up and get them into one city for a good week-and-a-half or something. So I’m waiting on a call. [...]

August 8, 2011 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 3

Shane Battier is a funny dude

Shane Battier is a funny dude

This almost sounds like the little talking interlude that was in the middle of every Boyz II Men or Jodeci song in the 90's.  C'mon… can't you hear him saying this in the middle of this song? I can picture Tony Allen in the back singing while Shane's talking.  Maybe a little harmony with OJ [...]

June 30, 2011 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized Comments Off

Tony Allen gets rear-ended by elderly lady

Tony Allen gets rear-ended by elderly lady

For all his warts (turnovers, mental mistakes, criminal suits, death threats), Tony Allen is a funny bastard. He was involved in a minor accident Monday morning while dropping off his kid at school. In classic TA fashion, he tweeted details of the whole thing: Who [fault] is it if some 1 run into 2 u!!from [...]

May 24, 2011 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 2

Your Morning Dump… Where Danny regrets letting TA go

Your Morning Dump… Where Danny regrets letting TA go

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big storyline. Because there's nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. When Danny Ainge makes a personnel decision, it's rare that even with hindsight, he looks back on it with regret.But the decision to not pursue re-signing Tony [...]

May 14, 2011 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 6