The #Mavs trimmed their roster to 16 today by waiving Fab Melo Renaldo Balkman D.J. Kennedy and Devin Ebanks.
Hearing: Mavericks are planning to bring recently released young big man Fab Melo to training camp after Melo's recent release by Memphis
Fab Melo has cleared waivers league source tells Y!
Memphis Commercial Appeal "While a majority of NBA teams have gone into hibernation before the start of training camp in October the Memphis Grizzlies continue to make moves. The Griz are working to acquire center Fab Melo from the Boston Celtics for the rights to Donte Greene according to a source with knowledge of the..." August 15
Source: Griz working on small trade to get Celtics center Fab Melo for Donte Greene. CA story coming...
NBA.com "The Boston Celtics announced today that they have acquired forward Donte Greene from Memphis in exchange for center Fab Melo and cash considerations. Greene a 6’11” forward has appeared in 253 games in his five year career averaging 6.1 points and 2.4 rebounds in 16.8 minutes per game. He..." August 15
Boston Herald "Fab Melo’s life is going to continue along a sweet and sour path. The 7-foot Brazilian is going to match the moments of progress with a step back, a dunk with a miss. Melo was blocked twice at the rim by Detroit’s Viacheslav Kravtsov during the Celtics’ 93-63 blowout win over the Pistons in the..." July 09
Boston Herald "He’s not the best Celtic. He played just 36 NBA minutes this past season, and there’s no guarantee he’ll find any playing time next season either. Yet most of the questions regarding an individual on the C’s roster from other clubs to a reporter at the pre-draft workouts were about Fab..." May 20
Celtics Blog "On December 22nd, in front of 2,423 spectators, Fab Melo turned in one of the best performances the NBA D-league has ever seen. Melo recorded a triple-double in points, rebounds, and blocks, and established the NBA D-League record for blocks in a single game (14). The Maine Red Claws fell short of..." March 07
CSN New England "When Fab Melo was initially mentioned in trade talks with the Washington Wizards, one thought came to mind: Who would get the Dove soap? With Jared Sullinger out for the season (back), Melo is the lone rookie on the Boston Celtics roster, leaving him solely tasked with the rookie..." February 27
Wizards/Celts deal sending Jordan Crawford to Boston will not be for C Fab Melo, per source. Teams still working.
Celtics, Wizards discussing Fab Melo for Jordan Crawford, league sources tell Y! Sports.
Bullets Forever "Michael Lee of the Washington Post reports that the Celtics initially offered Fab Melo to the Wizards in the Jordan Crawford trade, but Washington preferred to take Collins and Barbosa and save more money going forward: According to a league source, the Celtics offered Fab Melo, a 7-foot..." February 21
With Fab Melo as the bait, Celtics looking to add perimeter scoring. Wizards' Jordan Crawford available @ on their radar
In pursuit of guard help, the Celtics have made rookie center Fab Melo available in trade offers, league sources tell Y! Sports.