PORTLAND (NEWS CENTER) - Chris Wright's block with 2.3 seconds left helped preserve a 102-101 win for Maine as the Red Claws swept their weekend set with Erie.
Wright led all scorers with 24 points and added 11 rebounds. Micah Downs (23 pts), Dajuan Summers (16 pts), Shelvin Mack (15 pts, 10 assists), and Jermiah Rivers (11 pts) were also in double figures.
Maine (21-18) trails Erie (20-17) for the eighth and final playoff spot in the D-League standings. The Red Claws will host division leading Canton on Friday at 7 PM.
Boston Celtics coach Doc Rivers was in attendance for his first ever Red Claws. It was one part scouting, one part watching his son Jeremiah play.
We spoke with the Celtics coach since 2004 during the half-time break.