The Red Claws get back into the winning column with a 113-111 win over the Erie Bayhawks. With Kris Joseph still with the Celtics, Chris Wright filled in nicely at the small forward spot and finished with 14 points 10 rebounds and 6 assists.
Fab Melo started and finished with 6 points (3-8), 4 rebounds, 2 assists, 1 steal and 3 blocks in just under 26 minutes. Most importantly, he is getting much needed experience. Once again, Micah Downs, who played with the Celtics in training camp, led the team with 27 points, 9 rebounds, 4 assists, 3 steals and 1 block.
As always, the games are streamed live on the Red Claws' website or here. The video above picks up with about 3 or 4 minutes to go in the first half and the Red Claws leading 38-33.
The Red Claws will be in action once again on Saturday night at home vs Ft. Wayne. The game begins at 7:00 PM. They also will be playing Canton at home on Sunday with the game beginning at 5:00 PM.