Can you name the hottest basketball team in the state of Maine right now? If you say the Maine Red Claws, you just might be right.

The Red Claws are the NBA-Development League team of the Boston Celtics and are off to a franchise best 11-2 start.

In fact, when they play tonight in Iowa the Red Claw go for a francise best eight straight wins.

Chris Babb, who spent some time with the Celtics last season is their leading scorer, almost 16ppg.

The 11-2 record is the best in the D-League.

The Red Claws return to the Portland Expo to host Canton on Sunday afternoon.