Red Claws In 2017 NBA Summer League

By Evans Boston | July 6, 2017



PORTLAND, Maine – July 6, 2017 – The Maine Red Claws, presented by Unum, are well represented at 2017 NBA Summer League, and not just on their affiliate, the Boston Celtics.


While Boston features two former Red Claws (Demetrius Jackson, Abdel Nader), there are eleven total former Claws scattered around the Summer League, including three on the Orlando Magic (Marcus Georges-Hunt, Jalen Jones, Levi Randolph).

SALT LAKE CITY, UT – JULY 5: Abdel Nader #51 of the Boston Celtics dribbles the ball against the San Antonio Spurs on July 5, 2017 at Jon M. Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City, Utah.  Copyright 2017 NBAE (Photo by Melissa Majchrzak/NBAE via Getty Images)

Here is a list of Red Claws alumni participating in NBA Summer League:


Name Summer League Team Years With Maine
Vander Blue Los Angeles Lakers 2013-14
Markel Brown Oklahoma City Thunder 2014-15
Marcus Georges-Hunt Orlando Magic 2016-17
R.J. Hunter Portland Trail Blazers 2015-16
Demetrius Jackson Boston Celtics 2016-17
Cory Jefferson San Antonio Spurs 2014-15
Jalen Jones Orlando Magic 2016-17
Malcolm Miller Toronto Raptors 2015-16
Abdel Nader Boston Celtics 2016-17
Levi Randolph Orlando Magic 2015-16
Marcus Thornton Oklahoma City Thunder 2015-16
ORLANDO, FL – JULY 3: Marcus Georges-Hunt #13 of the Orlando Magic shoots a free throw against the Dallas Mavericks on July 3, 2017 during the 2017 Summer League at Amway Center in Orlando, Florida. Copyright 2017 NBAE (Photo by Fernando Medina/NBAE via Getty Images)

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