Tacko Watch: Fall, Tremont Waters lead Maine to sixth straight win

On Tuesday, Tacko Fall and Tremont Waters helped the Red Claws accomplish something the organization hasn’t done since 2016: extend a winning streak to six games. Maine reached the mark by knocking off the Erie BayHawks (Pelicans) 138-126.

Waters➡️Fall @tackofall99 #CrustaceanNation pic.twitter.com/EvW4PvVQUZ

— Maine Red ClaWWWWWs (@maineredclaws) January 15, 2020

Fall scored 11 points and grabbed 10 rebounds. He went 5-for-7 from the floor, but only 1-for-3 at the free-throw line.

. @tackofall99 vs. Everybody! #CrustaceanNation pic.twitter.com/Nd3kmawlsu

— Maine Red ClaWWWWWs (@maineredclaws) January 15, 2020

Fall also blocked three shots.

You might want to think twice about driving to the hoop on @tackofall99. -- #CrustaceanNation pic.twitter.com/vpO8FUe3wH

— Maine Red ClaWWWWWs (@maineredclaws) January 15, 2020

Waters led the Red Claws with 26 points on 11-for-19 shooting (4-for-8 from deep). In his 32 minutes of action, Waters was not awarded a single free throw.

impressive all-around effort from #2WayPlayer and reigning Player of the Week Tremont Waters ☘️26 PTS | 6 AST | 3 STL | 4 --@LSUBasketball ↗️ @maineredclaws ↔️ @celtics pic.twitter.com/GzvVkoQTtm

— NBA G League (@nbagleague) January 15, 2020

The rookie point guard also dished out six assists and had three steals.

Carsen Edwards was with Maine, as well. He had six rebounds and four assists. Like Fall, Edwards scored 11 points, but he went 5-for-15 from the floor (1-for-3 from long-range).

. @Cboogie_3 is too strong! #CrustaceanNation pic.twitter.com/dQ4c1pGVAY

— Maine Red ClaWWWWWs (@maineredclaws) January 15, 2020

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