Maine Shores Up for Playoff Push with Addition of Former Grizzlies, Cavs Guard

PORTLAND, ME – The Maine Red Claws, presented by Unum, today announced that they have acquired guard Josh Selby from the Canton Charge in a trade that will send Maine’s 2013 NBA Development League Draft selection to the Charge.

Selby, 21, played in 11 games for the Canton Charge this season while on assignment from the Cleveland Cavaliers, averaging 15.3 points, 6.5 rebounds and 4.2 assists in 32.9 minutes per games. Selected by the Memphis Grizzlies with the 49th overall pick in the 2011 NBA Draft, he also appeared in 10 games for the Grizzlies this year, averaging 2.0 points in 5.9 minutes per game. Selby was acquired by the Cavs from the Grizzlies via a trade on January 22, 2013 and was waived by the Cavaliers on March 3.

The Red Claws and Charge will meet this weekend for a two game set, Friday at 7 PM and Sunday at 1 PM, at the Portland Expo. Great seats remain for the game and may be purchased by calling (207) 210-6655, in person at the Red Claws Team Store located at 413 Congress Street in Portland, or online at