Maine Red Claws to introduce new coach

The Associated Press
Posted July 21, 2011, at 5:57 a.m.

PORTLAND, Maine — Portland’s NBA Development League team is ready to announce its choice for a new head coach.

The Maine Red Claws on Thursday are introducing the replacement for Austin Ainge, who was promoted to director of player personnel for the Boston Celtics after being the Red Claws’ coach for two seasons.

The D-League, which serves as a feeder league to the NBA, plays its schedule from November to April.

The Red Claws are affiliated with the Boston Celtics, the Philadelphia 76ers and the Charlotte Bobcats.

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