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Your Morning Dump… Where the players haven’t felt enough pain

Your Morning Dump… Where the players haven’t felt enough pain

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. The NBPA isn't happy with Spurs' owner Peter Holt. Source says he's slowing talks and told the players, "You haven't felt enough pain yet." "Paul Allen, Peter [...]

October 21, 2011 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 4

So Wyc’s not a lockout hawk anymore?

So Wyc’s not a lockout hawk anymore?

Buried near the bottom of Gary Washburn's 5 page basketball notes piece is a little paragraph that, as our boy MrTrpleDouble10 said to me when he pointed it out, seems like it could be the focus of an entire column. Wyc Grousbeck, once portrayed as a hard-line owner willing to lose a season to overhaul [...]

October 16, 2011 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 1

Why Wyc is pushing for a hard cap

Why Wyc is pushing for a hard cap

When I first heard that Wyc Grousbeck was a hard-liner who was willing to lose a season to the lockout, I thought he was flat-out nuts.  But that's because I thought of things from a fan perspective.  I thought "hey, Boston's one of the big-market teams.  We can keep on winning as long as he [...]

September 18, 2011 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 2

Where do we stand with Wyc?

Where do we stand with Wyc?

Fans are bitter over the existing lockout imposed by the owners of the NBA. We want basketball to happen next season but that doesn’t appear to be a likely scenario. Many writers and insiders are speculating that the owners are doing everything in their power to prevent next season from happening. Before diving into lockout [...]

August 4, 2011 Jnoble Celtics Uncategorized 3

Wyc getting blasted for CSNNE deal

Wyc getting blasted for CSNNE deal

Celtics owner Wyc Grousbeck is catching more flak for the pending TV deal with CSNNE: Here you have Grousbeck, owner of the Celtics, negotiating a media rights deal that presumably is favorable to the Celtics franchise. On the other hand, he is the acting chairman of the NBA's planning committee, which is overseeing the NBA's [...]

July 21, 2011 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 2

Does the C’s new TV deal keep money out of players’ hands?

Does the C’s new TV deal keep money out of players’ hands?

The Celtics recently struck a new TV Deal with CSNNE (a current partner of RedsArmy.com).  Part of that deal was 20% equity stake for the C's owners.  The significance of that?  It keeps money away from the players.  Besides a big increase in its annual rights fee the Celtics would get up to a 20% [...]

July 20, 2011 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized Comments Off

Your Morning Dump… Wyc is willing to lose the season

Your Morning Dump… Wyc is willing to lose the season

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. Privately, the agents will keep pushing for union decertification. They’ll push for the courts, for chaos, and pray the threat will get the owners to back away [...]

July 1, 2011 Chuck - Red's Army Uncategorized 5

Wyc Grousbeck wants to see Miami lose too

Wyc Grousbeck wants to see Miami lose too

Wyc was on WEEI this morning… and he shared some sentiments that I think we can all appreciate: After the Celtics lost to the Heat in the Eastern Conference semifinals, Grousbeck was asked if he is still watching the playoffs. “I am watching this year because I want Miami to lose so badly,” he said, [...]

May 25, 2011 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 3

Funny how times change

Funny how times change

Chris Forsberg dug up a gem today… an old website called "FireGlennDocRivers.com". It's an awesome reminder of how times change.  I love this comment: I already sold my tickets and I’m never buying another until Rivers is gone. Brickowski (Comment on CelticsBlog.com) I wonder if anyone out there knows Brickowski.  I'm wondering how quickly he [...]

May 14, 2011 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 8

Donald Sterling continues to be a league embarrassment

Donald Sterling continues to be a league embarrassment

Donald Sterling might be the worst owner in all of sports.  He's a racist and a slum lord, and now… he's even heckling his own players. Sterling has expressed his displeasure about Davis’ play by taunting him from his courtside seat at Clippers’ home games, several sources told Yahoo! Sports. Among Sterling’s verbal barbs: – [...]

December 13, 2010 RedsArmyAdmin Uncategorized 8