"I love Marcus Smart, even though he flops all the time."
“I love Marcus Smart, even though he flops all the time.”
Two offensive fouls called on James Harden drawn by defensive specialist Marcus Smart in the final seconds capped off a wild come-from-behind Celtics victory for Boston on Thursday night. The sequence left Houston stunned and Harden critical of a nationally televised game in which only two officials were healthy enough to work.
We have that and more in Friday’s NBA newsletter. That there is Marcus Smart drawing the second of two offensive fouls on James Harden in the final seven seconds of the Celtics' 26-point comeback win over Houston on Thursday. And byShow More Summary
Marcus Smart helped complete a furious comeback for the Boston Celtics on two plays in which he never touched the ball. Smart drew an offensive foul on James Harden with 7.3 seconds to play Thursday night, getting the ball back in time for Al Horford to sink a hook shot with 3.7 seconds left and...
The fact is that Smart is one of the worst shooters in the NBA. But on the basketball court, facts don’t always matter. Here are two factual statements about Marcus Smart: He is a terrible shooter. His terrible shooting significantly...Show More Summary
The Celtics are on a huge roll lately, winning 15 games in a row. Yet things can get even better. Here’s the Boston Herald reporting on guard Marcus Smart, whose shot has been missing in a big way lately: The Celtics guard still tends to hit his biggest shots late, like his put-back for a 103-95 [...]
No agreement on a rookie extension. The post Marcus Smart’s Agent Faults Celtics for Lack of Extension appeared first on SLAMonline.
The 2018 NBA free agency pool will reportedly become even deeper.
After turning down several blockbusters, the Celtics pushed their chips in the middle with Kyrie Irving and Gordon Hayward. How will it all work? Projected starters in bold: GUARDS: Kyrie Irving | Marcus Smart | Terry Rozier | ShaneShow More Summary
The Celtics have a loaded, talented team. They’re contenders. Their present and their future looks bright. And guard Marcus Smart would like to remain a part of it. Will he receive a contract extension? Here’s the Boston Herald reporting: The Celtics have until next Monday to sign Marcus Smart to a rookie contract extension, something the [...]
Celtics tough guy Marcus Smart is slimmer, more explosive as he prepares for his 4th season
NEWPORT, R.I. -- Marcus Smart is walking around a lot more with his shirt off. And it may be a positive sign for the Boston Celtics this season.
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New York Knicks trade rumors have the team expressing interest to the Boston Celtics about Marcus Smart. Could the Knicks and Celtics work out a trade to land Smart in New York during the NBA offseason? Both franchises have been very busy in the past month, with the Knicks also in hot pursuit of free agent Tim Hardaway Jr. Show More Summary
Hayward's $128 million contract leaves Boston looking to dump salaries for salary-cap room
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LeBron James looked off during game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals. The Boston Celtics upset the Cleveland Cavaliers and (...)
Marcus Smart was also a hero for Boston in Game 3
Smart is a lousy three-point shooter and has been for his whole career. He found his groove in a big way. Marcus Smart is a bad three-point shooter. He was a bad three-point shooter at Oklahoma State, where he never eclipsed 30 percent in either of his two seasons. Show More Summary