Celtics waive Akingbala, Pittsnogle

Updated: October 20, 2006, 8:05 PM ET
Associated Press

BOSTON -- The Boston Celtics on Friday waived forwards Akin Akingbala and Kevin Pittsnogle, bringing their roster to 16 players.

Akingbala averaged 1.5 points and 2.5 minutes in two preseason games, while Pittsnogle played in three preseason games and averaged 1.0 point in 3.7 minutes.

Akingbala played at Clemson, while Pittsnogle played at West Virginia.

Both players signed as undrafted free agents.

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