Tim Frazier Returns to Maine Red Claws
PORTLAND, Maine - The Maine Red Claws, presented by Unum, announce that Tim Frazier has returned to the NBA Development League, re-joining Maine, who held his rights. Frazier completed his physical Thursday and is expected to be in uniform for the Red Claws tonight, when Maine battles Sioux Falls in a matchup of top D-League teams.
In his rookie season, Frazier was a force for Maine, earning NBA D-League MVP and Rookie of the Year honors. In 41 games with the Red Claws, Frazier averaged 16.1 points, 7.1 rebounds and 9.5 assists per game. He led Maine to a 35-15 record, and the top overall seed in the NBA D-League Playoffs. Frazier was also named an NBA D-League All-Star. Frazier recorded four triple-doubles for the Red Claws, and finished one rebound or assist shy of a triple-double in four other games. Additionally, Frazier was named league Performer of the Week a league-leading three times.
Frazier signed a multiyear deal with the Portland Trail Blazers last season. He was waived by Portland last week.
The Red Claws face Sioux Falls both Saturday and Sunday at the Portland Expo. Tickets are on sale now by calling 207-210-6655 or visiting www.MaineRedClaws.com.
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