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Marcus Smart fined $25,000 for obscene gesture by NBA

Marcus Smart has been fined $25,000 by the league for flipping a fan the bird.The incident, which we reported on yesterday, occurred after Smart missed a three-point shot. A fan began to heckle Smart for his shot selection, which, for those of you still somehow unaware of his proclivity for chucking ill-advised shots from beyond the arc, has been especially bad in recent weeks in...
Via Celtics Life
2 days ago

NBA fines Celtics’ Marcus Smart for making an obscene gesture during Game 2 loss to Bulls

Via FOX Sports
3 days ago

NBA fines Marcus Smart $25,000 for ‘obscene gesture’ to fan

Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart flipped the bird to a fan Tuesday night during the team’s loss at home to the Chicago Bulls. Now he’s getting fined $25,000 for his action. Smart’s “obscene gesture” came after he missed a three-point shot in the fourth quarter. His coach, Brad Stevens, has already stated of his player’s action, “if he made a gesture, it’s inappropriate...
Via Sportsnaut
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Brad Stevens: ‘Unacceptable’ if Marcus Smart made obscene gesture

Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens on Wednesday said it’s “unacceptable” if Marcus Smart did in fact make an obscene gesture during Tuesday’s Game 2 loss to the Chicago Bulls.Smart appeared to make the alleged obscene gesture following a missed three-pointer about midway through the fourth quarter. As Smart made his way back on defense, he extended his right hand and...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Marcus Smart angrily flips off fan during game

Marcus Smart hasn’t been very effective in the team’s playoff series against the Bulls, and a Celtics fan let him know about it.Smart, who has scored only 22 points combined in the first two games, has been extremely ineffective on the defensive end. And he’s hauled in only 10 rebounds total as well.With that said, after Smart missed a three-pointer midway through the fourth...
Via The Sports Daily
4 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: A Whole Lotta Marcus Smart vs the Bucks + Putting Isaiah's Historic Season in Context

In this Roundtable segment, Zaire, Matt Ignal, and Evan Valenti discuss the Celtics loss to the Bucks and reflect on another Isaiah Thomas milestone. Follow us on Twitter: @CLNSRoundtable
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24 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Marcus Smart and Shooting Still Not Synonymous With One Another | Phoenix Suns, Los...

Clearly missing the services of Isaiah Thomas during last night’s 98-95 victory over the lowly Brooklyn Nets, Brad Stevens decided to divvy up point guard duties for the Boston Celtics last night. Starting in Thomas’ place, Marcus Smart went 3-14 from the floor, but chipped in with 5 assists, 3 steals, and a perfect 5-5 from the charity stripe (including four clutch makes...
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March 18, 2017  |  Discuss

Celtics' Smart takes responsibility for putting hole in wall

Marcus Smart isn’t sure how a hole ended up in the visiting locker room at the Verizon Center in D.C. on Tuesday night, but he is taking responsibility for it.Smart was benched for the start of the Celtics’ 120-109 win over the Houston Rockets in Boston on Wednesday, a day after he blew up at his coaches for being removed from the game against the Wizards. A hole was also found...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 26, 2017  |  Discuss

Celtics' Smart apologizes for 'childish' and 'unprofessional' behavior

Marcus Smart apologized for his actions after the Boston Celtics lost to the Washington Wizards 123-108 on Tuesday night.Smart was removed from the game with Boston trailing by 13 and under four minutes left and was not happy. He screamed at the coaches and then headed to the locker room. After the game, Celtics coach Brad Stevens said Smart yelled at the coaches because he didn’t...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 24, 2017  |  Discuss

NBA fines Marcus Smart $5000 for violation of its "flopping" rule

When Celtics guard Marcus Smart flung himself wildly into the basket support during Friday’s Game 3 victory over the Atlanta Hawks, as it turns out, he might as well have just landed on his wallet. The NBA announced a $5000 fine for Smart on Saturday for violating the league’s anti-flopping rules, per Marc J. Spears of ESPN. Boston’s Marcus Smart fined $5,000 for violating...
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 23, 2016  |  Discuss

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