Marcus Smart News Archive
Smart (hand) has progressed to shooting with tape on his hand during practices, Scott Souza of The Providence Journal reports.
Smart (hand) has been ruled out of Sunday's game against the Cavaliers and Wednesday's game against the Clippers, Jay King of MassLive.com reports.
Smart (hand) will be re-evaluated Friday night but is expected to remain out until after the All-Star Break.
Smart said Sunday that he required 20 stitches to seal his lacerated right hand, which he injured a little over a week ago after swiping at a picture frame on a hotel wall, Scott Souza of The Providence Journal reports. He expects to return to the court after the All-Star break.
Celtics head coach Brad Stevens said that Smart (hand), who has already been ruled out for Sunday's game against the Trail Blazers, won't join the team for its trip to Toronto ahead of Tuesday's tilt with the Raptors, A. Sherrod Blakely of NBC Sports Boston reports.
Coach Brad Stevens said Friday that Smart (hand) will likely be out another 10-to-14 days.
Smart (hand) will be sidelined for two weeks, Brian Robb of BostonSportsJournal.com reports.
Smart will not play Wednesday against the Clippers due to a hand laceration, Jay King of MassLive.com reports.
Smart produced 22 points (7-13 FG, 4-10 3Pt, 4-4 FT), eight assists, two rebounds and a steal in 22 minutes during Tuesday'a 108-107 loss to the Lakers.
Smart will return to the bench for Sunday's game against the Magic.