Andre Dawkins Signed By Celtics, Assigned to Maine Red Claws
Portland – January 23, 2015 – The Boston Celtics announced today that they have called up and signed guard Andre Dawkins to a 10-day contract. The rookie had been playing with the Sioux Falls Skyforce.
The Celtics also announced that they are assigning Dawkins to the Maine Red Claws. Dawkins will be in uniform for Maine tonight in Delaware.
Dawkins just scored 33 points against the Red Claws at the NBA D-League Showcase on Jan. 18. It is the highest individual point total by a Red Claws opponent this season. Now, Dawkins will play against his old team, Sioux Falls, tomorrow night at the Expo.
On the season, Dawkins is averaging 22.4 points per game in the D-League. He also played four games in the NBA with the Miami Heat this season. Dawkins is the 22nd GATORADE Call-Up of the 2014-15 season, and the 121st assignment.