2016 Training Camp Roster Announced

By Evans Boston | October 31, 2016



PORTLAND, Maine – October 31, 2016 – The Maine Red Claws, presented by Unum, announce their training camp roster for the 2016-17 season:

Name Position Height Weight College How Acquired
Jason Calliste Guard 6-2 171 Oregon Returning Player
Asauhn Dixon-Tatum Center 7-0 235 Auburn Returning Player
Arthur Edwards Guard 6-6 210 Alabama 2016 Tryouts
Marcus Georges-Hunt Guard 6-6 220 Georgia Tech Affiliate Player
Jalen Jones Forward 6-7 220 Texas A&M Affiliate Player
Ryan Kelly Forward 6-11 230 Duke Affiliate Player
Dallas Lauderdale Forward 6-8 261 Ohio State 2016 Draft (1st Round – Trade)
Damion Lee Guard 6-6 210 Louisville Affiliate Player
Tommy Mason-Griffin Guard 5-11 191 Oklahoma 2016 Draft (5th Round)
Andrew McCarthy Center 7-1 265 Massachusetts 2016 Draft (4th Round)
Abdel Nader Forward 6-8 225 Iowa State Draft Rights Player
J.J. Panoske Forward 6-11 235 Milwaukee 2016 Tryouts
Ricky Tarrant Guard 6-2 190 Memphis 2016 Draft (3rd Round)
Joe Thomasson Guard 6-4 165 Wright State 2016 Draft (2nd Round)
Isiah Umipig Guard 6-0 195 Seattle 2016 Draft (3rd Round)
Coron Williams Guard 6-0 174 Wake Forest Returning Player
Pendarvis Williams Guard 6-6 195 Norfolk State 2016 Tryouts


The team features three returning players: Jason Calliste (2014-15), Asauhn Dixon-Tatum (2014-16) and Coron Williams (2015-16) will all return to the Red Claws.

Marcus Georges-Hunt, Jalen Jones, Damion Lee and Ryan Kelly were all signed by the Boston Celtics, then waived and designated to Maine as Affiliate Players.

Abdel Nader comes to Maine as a Draft Rights Player. Nader was a second round selection (58th overall) by the Boston Celtics in the 2016 NBA Draft. The remaining players on the training camp roster come to Maine through the 2016 Tryouts or the 2016 NBA D-League Draft.

Training camp begins Tuesday. The Red Claws open the 2016-17 season on November 11th at Oklahoma City. Maine’s home opener is November 18th vs. Long Island at the Portland Expo. Tickets are on sale now by calling 207-210-6655 or visiting MaineRedClaws.com.

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