WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - The Boston Celtics signed former New Hanover High School basketball standout Kadeem Allen to a two-way contract on Wednesday.
Details of the contract were not released.
A two-way contract allows players to spend time on an NBA team and the rest of the season with a G League affiliate. The G League is the NBA's minor league organization.
Boston selected Allen, who played collegiately at Arizona, in the second round with the 53rd overall pick in the 2017 NBA Draft.
Allen played for the Celtics' summer league teams in both Utah and Las Vegas.