• How Marcus Smart sparked the Celtics to survive an elimination game after a disastrous Game 5

    10 days ago - By Bésame

    MILWAUKEE - No sleep, a late-night trip to the practice facility and an unshakable focus on Friday night.
    That was the formula Celtics guard Marcus Smart followed to pull himself out of a disastrous Game 5, specifically his final-minute collapse that udged Boston to the brink in Milwaukee. Despite scoring 21 points on efficient shooting in Game 6, Smart was overshadowed by the Jayson Tatum-Giannis Antetokounmpo duel.
    But his imprint on Boston's best and toughest win in years was unmistakable.
    Simply put, Smart was Smart again, limiting Bucks players to 33% shooting when he was the primary...
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