Found October 05, 2012 on
I'll give ESPN a break, there's been way too much going on in the sports world to be thinking about the NBA. But Ray Allen was one of the most notable offseason free agent moves as the Big 3 broke up and he went from Boston to the defending champion Miami Heat. Maybe if Ray Allen had indeed gone to Oklahoma City instead of Miami, he and Kevin Garnett would still be on speaking terms.
(H/T Kyle Boenitz)
BEST OF MAXIM
Still getting used to his new surroundings in Miami, Ray Allen went to the wrong end of the court when it was time to line up for the national anthem.
Once play began, he looked right at home.
No longer looked upon as a villainous character in Miami, Allen got tons of cheers from the crowd when the reigning NBA champion Heat held an open scrimmage before about 10,000 fans on Wednesday...
According to an AP article covering the Miami Heat’s fan appreciation scrimmage, Ray Allen was all-smiles in his Miami debut. In his newly dawned Heat colors, Ray hit a three-pointer and scored 13 points, filling in the starting line-up for the recovering Dwyane Wade. Ray reveled in his new position with the Heat but as [...]
I’m sure there are a bunch of Heat “fans” wondering “When did we trade Ray Allen?”
MIAMI -- Miami Heat fans are already warming up for the Oct. 30 regular-season opener against the rival Boston Celtics.
NBA scrimmages are normally filled with nothing but cheers, but there was some booing Wednesday night at AmericanAirlines Arena. That happened when two women late in the first half walked by in the stands, one wearing a Ray Allen No. 20 Celtics jersey and the other...
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"That's what Boston is all about. It's not about one guy. It's about everybody. Whatever my job is going to be -- if I have to get into the game and kill somebody, I kill him." Darko Milicic
With that statement KG has likely come up with a list of targets. Here's my best guess.
1) Ray Allen
2) Ray Allen
3) Ray Allen
Last night, Ray Allen made his debut as a member of the Miami Heat during their first scrimmage. He scored 13 points. And then later created somewhat of a stir off in the stands.
Apparently a group of Boston Celtics fans were in the stands, wearing Ray’s jersey, but in green. So much commotion was created that Dwyane Wade actually grabbed a microphone and asked:
In September of 2007, a newly reconstructed Boston Celtics team gathered for a road trip. The post office was still processing Kevin Garnett's change of address from Minneapolis. Ray Allen still had movers packing his stuff up in Seattle. The introductions were fresh, and the team still needed to get to know each other. And this road trip they were about to embark upon was...
Contributed by guest writer Frank PalmasaniThe lean, green, Laker-rival machine; Ray Allen is gone. Two of their three best players are old. Their all-star point guard is the Celtics final saving grace. So why are they the number 2 team to beat for the Lakers in the East?Who knows.If one truth will ever hold relevant, it is that the Celtics play their best against the Lakers. Though...
Like us on Facebook Celtics Daily Links for Saturday, 10/6 CLNS Radio Eddie House: I don’t believe KG doesn’t have Ray Allen’s number Eddie House reacts to Kevin Garnett’s claim that he does not have Ray Allen’s number. Although he respects KG’s claim, House does not believe that KG does not talk to Ray Allen [...]
LeBron James, Chris Bosh, Ray Allen and Rashard Lewis are among those expected to play for Miami on Sunday when the reigning NBA champion Heat make their preseason debut against the Atlanta Hawks.
Heat coach Erik Spoelstra says Mario Chalmers and Joel Anthony will be held out of the game. Dwyane Wade will be listed as ''day-to-day'' for the entire preseason while...