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Your Morning Dump… Where Brandon Bass is crazy, high, or a just a good teammate

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. “It’s quite a challenge but I felt like we’ve got enough players right now with the signing of Lou Williams, the trade for Roy Hibbert and then myself and we have arguably the best player in the game still...
Via Red's Army
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Brandon Bass: healthy Kobe still ‘arguably the best player in the game’

It looks like new Laker Brandon Bass wants to make sure his tenure in Los Angeles starts off on the right foot. And that means observing the Golden Rule of Lakerland: “Thou shalt speak highly of the Mamba.” In an interview with Terrance Harris of the New Orleans Times-Picayune on Thursday, Bass kissed up a bit to local legend and new teammate Kobe Bryant. “We have arguably...
Via Larry Brown Sports
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Brandon Bass: Kobe 'arguably the best player in the game still'

Watch out, LeBron James. If Kobe Bryant can stay healthy this season, he and the Los Angeles Lakers could be the Western Conference opponent if you reach the NBA Finals for the sixth consecutive year. That’s the way new Lakers acquisition Brandon Bass sees it, anyway. Bass, the former Boston Celtics forward who signed with the Lakers this offseason, has high hopes for L.A. in...
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Brandon Bass’ Under-The-Radar Contributions To Celtics Should Be Celebrated

Brandon Bass’ departure from the Boston Celtics did not come as a surprise. In fact, it came far later than many expected. Ever since the Celtics dismantled the Big Three two summers ago, officially swapping championship aspirations for plans for the future, one knew Bass was not long for Boston. When reports surface Sunday that he was set to sign a free-agent contract with the...
July 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Your Morning Dump… Where we salute Brandon Bass

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. It seemed unlikely from the start of the offseason that Bass would return to the Celtics and, when the team came to agreement on Day 1 of free agency with both Amir Johnson and Jonas Jerebko, it only confirmed...
Via Red's Army
July 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Brandon Bass to sign with Lakers

Yahoo's Marc J. Spears was first to report: Celtics free agent forward Brandon Bass to sign with the Lakers, a source told Yahoo Sports — Marc J. Spears (@SpearsNBAYahoo) July 5, 2015 Confirm Brandon Bass agreement w/Lakers (@SpearsNBAYahoo first). Contract terms pending other LA moves. Lakers do have room exception. — David Aldridge (@daldridgetnt) July 5, 2015Follow Mark Vandeusen...
Via Celtics Life
July 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Brandon Bass To Sign With Lakers, Ending Four-Year Run With Celtics

Brandon Bass will not be returning for a fifth season with the Boston Celtics. The 6-foot-8 forward, who became an unrestricted free agent last week, instead has agreed to sign with the Los Angeles Lakers, a source told Yahoo! Sports’ Marc Spears on Sunday. The terms of the contract are a “work in progress,” per Spears’ source. Bass saw his role diminish for the Celtics this...
July 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Breaking News: Brandon Bass signs with the Lakers

Celtics free agent forward Brandon Bass to sign with the Lakers, a source told Yahoo Sports — Marc J. Spears (@SpearsNBAYahoo) July 5, 2015 Spears added another tweet which says the deal is still a work in progress. While Bass signing with another team isn’t surprising, I always hate seeing a Celtic in purple and gold. One of Danny Ainge’s better moves of the new Big 3 era...
Via Red's Army
July 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Boston Celtics: The center question

Just under a month away from the start of the preseason, the Boston Celtics are looking at a surplus of young talent at the center position. While Head Coach Brad Stevens still has time to make the call on who gets the first tip, the decision is not an easy one by any means. Here’s a look at all the options Stevens has and what they bring to the table: Brandon Bass: Though a forward...
September 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Professional wrestler makes Brandon Bass look tiny

Brandon Bass is 6'8" 250 pounds, but he looks like a skinny kid next to the WWE's Big Show:Does @WWETheBigShow have a new tag team partner? He met Brandon Bass before WWE Live at @tdgarden tonight! #WWEBoston— Boston Celtics (@celtics) September 14, 2014Big Show's WWE profile lists him at 7 feet tall and weighing 425 pounds.Follow Mark Vandeusen on twitter ...
Via Celtics Life
September 14, 2014  |  Discuss

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