BOSTON – When Fab Melo was chosen by the Boston Celtics with the 22nd overall pick in the 2012 NBA Draft, the buzz word that was associated with the selection was “potential.”

There was no doubting that the 7-footer out of Syracuse had loads of it. The only questions were if he would tap into it, and if he would, when? Melo is quickly beginning to answer those questions with the Maine Red Claws.