Red Claws Waive Four

RED CLAWS WAIVE FOUR PLAYERS
Reduce Roster to 13 Players, Including Two NBA Assignees

PORTLAND, ME (November 18, 2012) – The Maine Red Claws today announced they have waived four players: Ron Allen, Cervante Burrell, Farnold Degand and Daquan Brooks. The moves reduce the team’s training camp roster to 13, including two Celtics-assigned players. Teams can carry a maximum of 10 NBADL players, and the final roster must be set by Wednesday, November 21 at 5 PM.

No. Name Pos. Hgt Wgt College
7 Corey Allmond G 6-2 181 Sam Houston State
9 Shelvin Mack G 6-2 212 Butler
12 Raheem Singleton (R) G 5-11 200 Maine
13 Xavier Silas G 6-5 201 N. Illinois
15 Micah Downs F 6-9 190 Gonzaga
23 Champ Oguchi G 6-6 200 Illinois State
24 Omar Reed F 6-6 215 Bluefield
32 Kris Joseph (R) F 6-7 215 Syracuse
33 Chris Wright F 6-8 225 Dayton
41 Fab Melo (R) C 7-0 255 Syracuse
42 Brian Cusworth C 7-0 256 Harvard
44 Scott VanderMeer C 7-0 253 Illinois-Chicago
50 Chris Ayer C 6-11 245 Loyola Marymount
(R) - rookie

The Red Claws will open the 2012-13 regular season on the road this Friday, November 23 at Canton with the first of two on the road before returning to Maine for their home opener on Friday, November 30 vs. the Los Angeles D-Fenders. The Red Claws will play 24 home games at the Portland Expo this season, and individual ticket prices are available for $6, $10, $15, $20 and $30. Tickets for all Red Claws home games are now on sale 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 www.MaineRedClaws.com or www.TicketReturn.com.