RED CLAWS ANNOUNCE TRAINING CAMP ROSTER
PORTLAND, Maine – October 31, 2016 – The Maine Red Claws, presented by Unum, announce their training camp roster for the 2016-17 season:
|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.