Celtics sign ex-Cavs wing Lamar Stevens

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Report: Celtics sign ex-Cavs wing Lamar Stevens originally appeared on NBC Sports Boston

The Boston Celtics reportedly added another wing to the mix on Friday.

Former Cleveland Cavaliers swingman Lamar Stevens agreed to a deal with the C’s, according to The Athletic’s Shams Charania. Boston hosted Stevens for a free-agent workout last month.

Stevens played in 62 games (25 starts) for the Cavs last season. Considered a strong defensive presence, the 26-year-old averaged 5.3 points and 3.3 rebounds while shooting 44.8 percent from the floor.

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Barring any further moves, the Celtics’ signing of Stevens rounds out their roster ahead of training camp with 15 standard contracts and three two-way deals.

The Celtics will report to camp in less than two weeks. They will open their preseason Oct. 8 against the Philadelphia 76ers.



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