Tacko Fall is constant to take the Las Vegas Summer season League by storm.
The 7-foot-6 huge man, who’s in search of a roster spot on the Celtics, scored 12 factors, grabbed eight rebounds and had 4 blocks in 17 minutes to assist lead Boston to a 113-87 victory over the Grizzlies on Thursday evening in Las Vegas. He was a formidable 6-for-Eight from the sphere.
Fall has been a nice shock for the Celtics. By way of 4 summer time league video games, Fall has 34 factors on 16-for-21 taking pictures to associate with 17 rebounds and 4 blocked pictures in 56 minutes.
One NBA scout informed the Boston Herald on Thursday that different groups may very well be regretting not taking a shot on Fall who was not drafted out of Central Florida.
“I’m nonetheless surprised that nobody even spent a late second spherical decide on this man,” the scout informed the Herald. “The danger-reward upside is phenomenal.”
On Wednesday, The Celtics waived huge man Guerschon Yabusele, which might assist the rising Fall get a roster spot with the workforce.
The Celtics moved to 4-Zero in summer time league play in a sport that noticed the Grizzlies’ Grayson Allen get ejected after selecting up two flagrant fouls in seven seconds.