Pressey was sent down for the first time in his two-year career on Thursday. In 31 games for the Celtics, he has averaged 3.2 points, 1.4 rebounds and 2.1 assists in 11.6 minutes per game.
Dawkins was signed to a second 10-day contract on Monday. He has made four appearances for the Celtics, averaging 5.5 minutes per game off the bench.
After sitting out three of Boston's last four games, Pressley, a second-year pro, will be making his first appearance in the D-League. In 31 games for the Celtics, he has averaged 3.2 points, 1.4 rebounds and 2.1 assists in 11.6 minutes per game.
With Rajon Rondo taking the night off to rest, the
Both players have been sporadically productive, though Bayless has been the more reliable of the two. He is averaging 10.5 points since joining the Celtics, while Pressey is averaging 2.6 points and 2.9 assists per game in his rookie season.
Pressey has played a solid role for an undrafted free agent, but has not done much to stand out as a rookie. He is averaging just 2.3 points and 2.6 assists per game, while shooting an abysmal 28.2 percent from the field.
Pressey, who entered the game just 6 of 38 on 3-pointers, nearly matched his season total in the course of his second career start. He scored 20 points on 7 of 10 shooting, including a 5-for-6 mark from three-point range. He also added one rebound and four assists, though he also turned the ball over five times in 35 minutes before fouling out.
Pressey has looked solid since seeing an increase in playing time recently. He is averaging 6.0 points and 6.2 assists per game over the last five.
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