Maine Celtics

Crustacean Nation

Maine Celtics Fan Guide

2021-2022 Maine Celtics Schedule and Tickets 

Maine Celtics Team Profile

Team Name: Maine Celtics

City: Portland, ME

NBA Affiliate: Boston Celtics

Year Founded: 2009

History of the Maine Red Claws

The Maine Celtics are a professional basketball team located in Portland, Maine. They were originally known as the Maine Red Claws and played their first season in 2009-2010 as part of the NBA Developmental League (D-League). The team’s first head coach was Austin Ainge, the son of famed Celtics player and GM Danny Ainge.

The Red Claws were later bought by the Boston Celtics in 2019. In 2021, they were renamed to the Maine Celtics.