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Marcus Landry recalled by Boston Celtics

Former Wisconsin standout Marcus Landry was recalled by the Boston Celtics on Sunday. Landry, who was traded from the Knicks to the Celtics on Feb. 18, had most recently spent a month with the Maine Red Claws of the NBA Development League.

NYK_092809_108P.jpgIn 13 games with the Red Claws, Landry averaged 11.4 points, 4.3 rebounds and 1.6 assists per game, highlighted by a 34-point night that included eight 3-pointers on March 21.

In 18 NBA games with the Knicks and Celtics, Landry has averaged 2.4 points and 1.1 rebounds. He posted a career-high 8 points vs. Indiana (1/3/10) and career-high 4 rebounds vs. Dallas (1/24/10).

Landry now joins fellow former Badger Michael Finley on the Celtics roster. Finley, a 14-year NBA veteran who signed with Boston in March, has appeared in 15 games with Boston 4.9 points, 1.5 rebounds and 1.1 assists per game.