Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

July 3, 2013

Reed to play for Celtics

Staff reports
Bluefield Daily Telegraph

BLUEFIELD —  Former Bluefield College standout Omar Reed has been placed on the 11-man roster for the Boston Celtics Summer League team. Reed, who was an All-American performer for the Rams, has played the last two seasons in the NBA’s Developmental League. Reed, who played basketball and baseball at Tazewell High School, tallied 5.4 points and 4.7 rebounds last season for the Maine Red Claws. He averaged 6.5 points and 3.5 boards the previous year for the Austin Toros. Reed, who turned 26 on Tuesday, will begin play with the Celtics next Saturday in Orlando.