Celts recall Walker from Maine

Posted Dec. 24, 2009, at 9:01 p.m.

PORTLAND — The Maine Red Claws say forward Bill Walker has been recalled by the Boston Celtics.

The 6-foot-6 Walker appeared in nine games for the NBA Development League team and was averaging a team-high 17.4 points and 6.4 rebounds per game. In his last game for the Red Claws against Fort Wayne, Walker scored a season-high 33 points.

The Celtics lost forward Paul Pierce for at least two weeks with an infection in his right knee.


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