CHRIS BABB RUMORS & GOSSIP
Chris Babb had just about given up hope.
After an encouraging preseason with the Boston Celtics, the undrafted rookie out of Iowa State accepted an assignment to the Maine Red Claws of the NBA Development League. The 24-year-old figured his promotion would come eventually, especially once injuries, trades and a defection thinned out the Celtics’ backcourt depth.
Yet as the season...
Chris Babb will sign with the Boston Celtics for the rest of the season and the new deal will include team options for future years, according to sources.
Babb concluded his second 10-day contract on Thursday.
The Boston Celtics will sign guard Chris Babb for the rest of the season, league sources told Yahoo Sports.
The deal includes future team options that give the Celtics an ability to keep Babb beyond this season, sources said.
Babb completed his second consecutive 10-day contract with Boston on Thursday.
Babb's agent, Greg Lawrence of Wasserman Media Group, confirmed to Yahoo...
The Boston Celtics will sign Chris Babb to a multi-year contract, a league source tells Yahoo Sports. His second 10-day deal ends today.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) March 20, 2014
Chris Babb’s status was in doubt considering his four-straight DNP’s and the expiration of his 10-day contract. But Danny Ainge saw fit to sign the kid to a multi-year deal.
Of course, this...
Chris Babb had one hell of a preseason game if you recall against the Knicks. Babb nailed 4-of-5 from three, for 12 points, and he looked like a deadly shooter. Well, he'll get another chance with the Celtics. Through 32 games with Maine, Babb was averaging 11.9 points, 6.1 rebounds, and 3.3 assists per game. CSNNE The Celtics, beset with several injuries, are expected to sign...
CSNNE- BOSTON - The Celtics, beset with several injuries, are expected to sign guard Chris Babb on Saturday. Babb, who has played with the Celtics' NBA Development League team in Maine, was the last player cut in Celtics training camp. Chris Babb, one of the unexpected highlights of the Celtics pre-season, is set to sign a 10-day contract with the Celtics. Babb has spent this...
Chris Babb plans to sign a 10-day contract with the Boston Celtics, according to sources.
Babb is expected to sign the deal on Friday or Saturday.
Babb has averaged 11.9 points this season with the Celtics' D-League affiliate, the Maine Red Claws.
February 27, 2014
Chris Babb will return to Boston for a second go-around. Babb, who was a training camp invite in October, will join the Boston Celtics on Friday or Saturday on a 10-day contract, according to a league source who told Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports. Boston plans to sign guard Chris Babb of D-League affiliate in Maine to a 10 day contract on Friday or Saturday, league sources...
A player who made a very big impact in the Celtics second preseason game against the Knicks was Chris Babb.
Babb, an undrafted guard out of Iowa State, scored a team-high 12 points on 4-of-6 shooting to lead the charge to bring the team back from a 20+ point deficit to actually take a late lead before eventually losing. He had an insane +/- of +20 in just eight minutes of work....
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