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Celtics guard Smart 'corona-free' 10 days after positive test

Mar 30, 2020 - 1:26 PM

Marcus Smart joins fellow NBA players Rudy Gobert, Donovan Mitchell, and Christian Wood with all-clears after testing positive for coronavirus

ASYMPTOMATIC. Marcus Smart did not show symptoms of the coronavirus and said he felt good enough to play an NBA game if he had to. Photo from Instagram/@celtics

NBA fines Celtics guard Smart $35,000 for confronting refs

Mar 06, 2020 - 10:42 AM

Marcus Smart receives a hefty fine for verbally abusing the referees during the Celtics' upset overtime loss to the Nets

REPEAT OFFENDER. The NBA says the fine slapped on Marcus Smart covers prior infractions. Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images/AFP

NBA fines Celtics' Smart $15K for criticizing refs

Nov 09, 2019 - 8:13 AM

'It just seems like whenever I get the ball and I'm on offense, I can't get a call,' says Marcus Smart on the officiating

HITTING BACK. Marcus Smart expresses his displeasure on the game's officiating knowing that he'll be fined. File photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images/AFP

Injured Lowry, Smart to miss Team USA scrimmage

Aug 09, 2019 - 11:41 AM

After several NBA superstars begged off, the US squad also needs to do without Kyle Lowry and Marcus Smart in the team buildup for the 2019 FIBA World Cup

SIDELINED. Kyle Lowry is nursing a thumb injury. Photo by Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images/AFP

NBA fines Boston's Smart $50,000 for shoving Embiid

Mar 22, 2019 - 9:48 AM

Celtics guard Marcus Smart gets slapped with a hefty fine for the third time this season

REPEAT OFFENDER. Marcus Smart figures in another altercation, this time with Sixers star Joel Embiid. Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images/AFP

NBA fines Marcus Smart after Bembry altercation

Jan 22, 2019 - 9:47 AM

Boston's Marcus Smart aggressively pursues Atlanta's DeAndre Bembry to escalate physical altercation after his ejection

BAD TEMPER. Marcus Smart fuels another potential melee this time with Atlanta's DeAndre Bembry. File photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images/AFP

NBA fines Marcus Smart, JR Smith for preseason scuffle

Oct 09, 2018 - 10:03 AM

Both players are slapped with fines for an ugly scuffle during the 1st quarter of Cleveland's home victory over Boston

UGLY. Marcus Smart of the Boston Celtics and JR Smith of the Cleveland Cavaliers get into an altercation again in the NBA preseason. File photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images/AFP.

No Smith suspension as Celtics' Smart hits out at Cavs 'bully'

May 17, 2018 - 10:39 AM

JR Smith escapes punishment for Al Horford shove, but Celtics' Marcus Smart minces no words on the notorious Cleveland guard

Celtics pull away late in win over Timberwolves

Jan 06, 2018 - 3:50 PM

'Tonight was one of those games where every last one of us from the starters to the guys coming in off the bench were ready,' says Marcus Smart

BENCH POINTS. Celtics reserves Marcus Smart and Terry Rozier combines for 32 points that helped the Celtics overcome the Timberwolves. Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images/AFP

WATCH: Celtics' Marcus Smart fined for flipping off fan

Apr 20, 2017 - 12:00 PM

Boston s playoff struggles catch up to Smart

NOT SMART. Marcus Smart told a random fan they were number one, but with the wrong finger. File photo by Jason Szenes/EPA

Cavs hold off late rally by pesky Celtics

Dec 30, 2016 - 1:34 PM

The Celtics cut an 18 point fourth quarter lead down to one on 4 occasions to give the Cavs a scare on the eve of LeBron s 32nd birthday

NEVER SAY DIE. The Celtics wouldn't go away until the final buzzer, giving the defending champions all they could handle. Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images/AFP

Celtics win as Smart spoils Knicks' Christmas comeback

Dec 26, 2016 - 7:02 AM

Marcus Smart hits the tie breaking 3 with 47 8 seconds remaining to thwart the Knicks comeback attempt

ROAD WIN. Jae Crowder (L) of the Boston Celtics celebrates hitting a 3-pointer with teammate Amir Johnson as Boston survives a late rally by the Knicks at The Garden. Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images/AFP

Surging Celtics topple Grizzlies

Mar 12, 2015 - 2:27 PM

The Boston Celtics continue to impress as they make a strong push for the 8th and final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference

PLAYOFF PUSH. The Boston Celtics scores an upset against the Memphis Grizzlies as they continue to vie for the 8th Eastern Conference playoff seed. Photo from the Celtics' official website

Celtics snatch win over Hawks with Turner's floater

Feb 12, 2015 - 2:50 PM

Evan Turner s running shot just before the final buzzer broke Atlanta hearts

Boston's Evan Turner, seen here backing down the Bulls' Kirk Hinrich, hit a buzzer beater to help the Celtics snatch a win vs the Hawks. File photo by Tannen Maury/EPA

Holding Court - Big 3 of NBA draft class is complete

Apr 21, 2014 - 4:05 PM

With the three top college prospects Andrew Wiggins Jabari Parker and Joel Embiid all declaring for the NBA draft columnist Bert Ramirez analyzes their merits

THE NEXT GENERATION. From left: Andrew Wiggins, Joel Embiid and Jabari Parker are expected to be the top picks in the upcoming NBA draft. Photos from Wikicommons

Holding Court - Projected top NBA draft picks eliminated early

Mar 26, 2014 - 6:53 PM

Several of the top projected NBA draft picks saw their teams take early exits in March Madness but will that affect their draft position? Columnist Bert Ramirez examines

LOTTERY TICKET. Center Joel Embiid's Kansas squad took an early March Madness exit, but columnist Bert Ramirez doesn't anticipate that will affect his draft status. Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images/AFP