Celtics First-Round Pick Guerschon Yabusele Signs NBA D-League Contract

Official Release | March 16, 2017

PORTLAND, Maine – March 16, 2017 – The Maine Red Claws, presented by Unum, announced today that Boston Celtics draft pick Guerschon Yabusele has signed a NBA D-League contract.

Yabusele, a first round pick (16th overall) in the 2016 NBA Draft, has been playing overseas in China. He is currently undergoing rehabilitation on a sprained ankle and will be applying for a U.S. work visa. The native of France hopes to play for the Red Claws this season.

The Red Claws return to action this Friday when the team hosts Erie at the Portland Expo.

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