Originally posted on Celtics Green ...a boston celtics blog.  |  Last updated 11/23/12
The Maine Red Claws won their first game of the season as they beat the Canton Charge 123-115. Both of the Celtics rookies, Kris Joseph and Fab Melo, started for the Red Claws. Kris Joseph started off slowly, but finished strong and led all scorers with 28 points to go with a team high 8 rebounds, 3 assists, 2 steals and 2 blocks in 39 minutes of play. Fab had a bit of a slow start in his first game. He picked up the first foul of the season with 9:11 left in the first. He finished with 2 points and 1 rebound but he also blocked 4 shots in 20 minutes. The Red Claws fell behind at the start but clawed their way back into the game and got the win. The entire game is embedded above in case you missed it. [Discuss on CG Forums!]
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