Double-session practices to begin Friday at Sports Authority Training Center

BOSTON, July 11 -- The Boston Celtics announced today they will hold a mini-camp featuring rookies and free agents at the Sports Authority Training Center at HealthPoint this weekend to work out players vying for a spot on the team's 2001 Shaw's Pro Summer League roster.

Practices will take place twice daily beginning Friday, July 13th and finishing on Sunday, July 15th. Training sessions are scheduled to start at 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. each day, with the final half hour open to the media. Coaches and players will be available at the conclusion of each session.

Boston Celtics 2001 Summer League Mini-Camp Roster
No. Name Pos. Ht. Wt. College
38 Rashid Atkins G 6-0 182 St. Joseph's
41 Joey Beard F 6-11 210 Boston University
43 Jonathan Beerbohm F 6-7 229 Boston College
30 Mark Blount C 7-0 250 Pittsburgh
42 Kedrick Brown F 6-7 222 Okaloosa-Walton CC
50 Kris Clack G 6-4 194 Texas
47 Allen Edwards F 6-6 198 Kentucky
56 Neil Edwards C 6-11 211 York
45 Khalid El-Amin G 5-10 178 Connecticut
49 Shaun Fein G 6-3 190 Georgia Tech
40 Joseph Forte G 6-4 192 North Carolina
48 Keith Friel G 6-4 192 Virginia
51 Ricardo Greer F 6-5 195 Pittsburgh
46 Darnell Hahn F 6-3 190 Dayton
37 Kenny Harley G 6-4 194 Boston College
29 Antoine Hyman F 6-10 208 Keuka
31 Joe Johnson G/F 6-8 225 Arkansas
39 Monty Mack G 6-3 200 Massachusetts
59 Mike Mardesich C 7-0 255 Maryland
5 Jerome Moiso F 6-10 232 UCLA
9 Milt Palacio G 6-3 195 Colorado State
57 Josh Sankes C 7-0 213 Holy Cross
47 Josip Sesar* G 6-5 195 KK Cibona
58 Kenny Williams F 6-9 205 Elizabeth City

* Denotes player will participate in training camp only.

Mini-Camp Schedule

  • Friday, July 13: 10 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, July 14: 10 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, July 15: 10 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.

    Workout sessions are closed to the media except for the final half-hour. Players and coaches will be available after each session.

    The Shaw's Pro Summer League will be held at the Clark Athletic Center Gymnasium at the University of Massachusetts - Boston from Monday, July 16 to Sunday, July 22. The league will feature ten teams including the Atlanta Hawks, Boston Celtics, Indiana Pacers, Milwaukee Bucks, New Jersey Nets, New York Knicks, Philadelphia 76ers, San Antonio Spurs, Seattle SuperSonics and Washington Wizards.