A top overall selection in the NBA Draft will be playing for the Maine Red Claws in the near future.

The Boston Celtics G-League affiliate the Maine Red Claws announced on Thursday afternoon that the team has traded for Anthony Bennett.  As part of the deal the Red Claws also receive a 3rd round pick in the 2018 draft and will send Wesley Saunders and their 2nd round pick to Northern Arizona.

Bennett was the top overall pick in the 2013 draft by the Cleveland Cavaliers and has played for four different teams in the NBA.  This season Bennett is averaging 11.7 points per contest and will join the Maine side pending a physical.