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Celtics sign G Chris Babb from D-League

The Celtics [1] announced Friday that they have signed 6-foot-5 guard Chris Babb to a 10-day contract.

Babb, who turned 24 two weeks ago, was playing for the D-League’s Maine Red Claws, averaging 12.0 points, 6.2 rebounds and 3.4 assists in 37.5 minutes over 33 games.

Babb, who is known as a good 3-point shooter, played five games for the Celtics [2] in the preseason, averaging 3.2 points in 6.0 minutes per game.

He played in college first at Penn State and then Iowa State. He was named to the Big 12 All-Defensive Team last season but went undrafted by the NBA.