BOSTON – The Boston Celtics announced today that they have recalled rookies Dwight Powell and James Young from the Maine Red Claws.
In the Red Claws 122-114 win over Sioux Falls on Saturday, Dwight Powell recorded a team-high 25 points on 10-19 (.526) shooting from the field, 12 rebounds, three assists, two steals and two blocks in 38 minutes. Powell is averaging 22.3 points and 11.0 rebounds in 35.0 minutes per game in three contests with the Red Claws this season.
James Young tallied 19 points, five rebounds, three assists and one steal in 29 minutes of action. He has appeared in four games for the Red Claws this season and is averaging 23.3 points, 6.8 rebounds, 2.5 assists and 1.8 steals in 34.0 minutes per game, while shooting .415 (17-41) from beyond the arc.