Thursday , Oct , 26 , 2006 C.Y. Ellis

Celtics exercise option on Allen’s contract

Boston, MA (Sports Network) – The Boston Celtics exercised the team option on
Tony Allen’s contract for the 2007-08 season.

Allen, the 25th overall selection the 2004 NBA Draft, appeared in 51 games
last season and averaged 7.2 points per contest.

The Celtics also waived forwards Luke Jackson and Brian Grant on Thursday.