Celtics Recall Melo from Maine Red Claws

BOSTON – The Boston Celtics announced today that they have recalled center Fab Melo from their NBA Development League affiliate, the Maine Red Claws.

Melo has appeared in 33 games for the Red Claws during the regular season and averaged 9.8 points, 6.8 rebounds and an D-League leading 3.1 blocks per game. He also appeared in two games for the Red Claws during the D-League playoffs against Rio Grande Valley and averaged 8.5 points, 7.5 rebounds and 1.5 steals in 21.0 minutes per game.