Found September 05, 2013 on CLNS Radio:
Next in line for the What to Expect series is Vitor Faverani. This year will be very imperative to Faverani's career success. If he shows promise then the future could be bright for him as a servicable big man. But if not, he could just be another failed experiment. Sloan Piva (@sloanpiva) Faverani provides a big body down low, but he has no experience playing against NBA-caliber talent (he wasn't drafted after declaring for the NBA in 2009). It's always exciting to welcome a seven-footer to the mix, but Celtics fans should temper their expectations (remember the Fab Melo project...). Fifteen to 20 minutes of playing time should be about as much as "El Hombre Indestructible" should expect, and five points and three rebounds per game will probably meet Brad Stevens' expectations. After all, Faverani maxed out at 9.3 points and 4.6 rebounds over 17 minutes per game as part of team Valencia in Spain. He's a work in progress, but if he can stay healthy, lim...

Brad Stevens Comments on Jared Sullinger's Arrest

Despite being released on $5,000 (cash) bail, Jared Sullinger still has a relatively bumpy road ahead of him.  The Boston Celtics big man turned himself in to Waltham police this past Tuesday after he learned of the warrant calling for his arrest due to his involvement in a domestic violence incident.  Sullinger spent the morning in Waltham District Court while the details of...

A Tale of Two Stories

It seems that there is a difference of opinion over the circumstances of Doc Rivers' departure from Boston.  The prevailing thought among many is that the organization decided to rebuild and Doc wanted no part of that and left.   Here is what Danny Ainge had to say in his remarks after Doc's exodus to LA. According to Ainge, the team sent Rivers a letter May 9 saying...

Get in on today’s Celtics ticket pre-sale with our exclusive code

The Boston Celtics are holding an exclusive pre-sale on individual tickets on sale today at 2 p.m., and they’re giving Red’s Army readers a chance to get tickets before the general public. Just go to this link at 2 p.m. and use the offer code “redsarmy” to access the presale. This is your chance to get your hands on official Celtics tickets before they hit the secondary...

Doc Rivers Tells Fib, Intentionally or Not, in Account of His Departure From Celtics

Doc Rivers is his own man with his own concerns, and if his worst crime is accepting $21 million to leave the dreary cold of Boston for the antiseptic beauty of Los Angeles, then there are a lot of would-be convicts out there. If you gave me $21 million to live in California, maybe I’d take it. Maybe I wouldn’t. I don’t know. Nobody has ever offered me $21 million to do anything...

Celtics fans come out in droves to meet, greet KG in China

KG landed in China yesterday, and Celtics fans from all over the country came out to meet him. In what really must have been an emotional morning for KG, C’s fans presented him with signs, pictures & other gifts. One fan went as far as to make a custom pair of Celtics Converse All-Stars for the big fella. This is Garnett’s first trip to the country since being traded to Brooklyn...

Kevin Garnett makes bold statement about trade to Brooklyn

Kevin Garnett was in no mood to continue his basketball career if he were separated from Paul Pierce. Pierce and KG have been teammates since the former Minnesota Timberwolves MVP was traded to the Boston Celtics prior to the 2008-2009 season. They won a championship together in their first year and made the Celtics title […]

Brad Stevens not counting on any timeline for Rajon Rondo

Boston Celtics forward Jared Sullinger recently said that Rajon Rondo could return from his torn ACL in December but new coach Brad Stevens isn't counting on any specific time as it relates to the potential return of his star point guard. "I've been asked a lot about the timeline and I'm the furthest thing from an athletic trainer or doctor so I don't know"...

Stevens 'very disappointed' in Sullinger charges

Boston Celtics coach Brad Stevens was no different than most when he learned Celtics forward Jared Sullinger was facing a series of domestic abuse-related charges. "Certainly very disappointed" Stevens said in an interview with Comcast SportsNet's Kyle Draper on Thursday. "And when I talked to him he was very remorseful and certainly disappointed." Sullinger...

Doc Rivers not happy with Danny Ainge

Many in Boston are not sure how Doc Rivers ended up the head coach of the Los Angeles Clippers. GM Danny Ainge said he wanted Rivers to stay but he wanted out mainly because he did not want to rebuild. That being said Rivers told Ainge he wanted to stay in Boston. So it’s basically a he said she said situation. The real truth will probably never come out. Here is what Rivers had...

Fiddlin' and Diddlin' Celtics Daily Links 9/4

 Herald  Sullinger issues an apology following his arraignment Suns, Michael Beasley agree to terminate contract C’s Jared Sullinger apologizes, pleads not guilty in domestic assault caseGlobe  Celtics pleads not guilty to assault charges CelticsGreen  Update: Details of Sullinger ArraignmentStatements from Jared Sullinger and the CelticsBassy Part 2?CelticsBlog  "Blessed...

Rajon Rondo dances during Brandon Bass wedding

After tearing his ACL last season, Boston Celtics guard Rajon Rondo has been rehabbing but decided to cut loose at teammate’s Brandon Bass wedding. Check out this video which shows Rajon getting down to the music: *** Rajon Rondo dances at Brandon Bass wedding [Beyond The Buzzer]

Video: Rajon Rondo Dancing At Brandon Bass’ Wedding

Rajon Rondo has been pretty low key this off-season while he rehabs from a torn ACL, but last weekend he was spotted letting loose and getting down on the dance floor at teammate Brandon Bass’ wedding in Houston last week. Others in attendance included Nets’ Jason Terry, Jameer Nelson of the Magic, Suns’ Gerald Green, Rashard Lewis of the Heat and more.

Translated Transcript of Kevin Garnett's Interview With

Former Boston Celtics great Kevin Garnett was in China yesterday for the release of his new sneakers, the KG4's by Anta.  While he was there the future Hall of Famer sat down with a reporter from, a massive Chinese media site, and took part in an exclusive one-on-one interview.  As he talked with the mediator, KG touched upon family, personal relationships, his current...

Fab Melo also had domestic violence charges on his resume; Should the C's vet players more thoroughly?

With the recent domestic abuse charges against the Celtics 2012 1st round draft pick Jared Sullinger, it should be worth mentioning that the C's other 1st round pick in 2012, Fab Melo, also was charged with domestic violence back when he was in college. And like Sullinger, Melo's accuser claimed this was far from the first time that Melo had been abusive. According...

What the Hell Happened to...Kevin Pritchard?

WTHHT is all about remembering guys who you may have forgotten about over the years. The index page even says "For those times, as Celtics fans, where you find yourself thinking back, wondering "What the Hell Happened to that guy who played for the Celts." However this week's article is a tad different. If you've followed the NBA closely over the past 10 years...
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