Friday, 14 December, 2018

Marcus Smart's Chances Of Returning This Season Aren't Great

Marcus Smart's Chances Of Returning This Season Aren't Great Marcus Smart's Chances Of Returning This Season Aren't Great
Shannon Reynolds | 14 March, 2018, 02:07

Boston will have to find a way to keep the ship steady and maintain their second spot in the East, considering the see-saw battle taking place in spots 3-to-8.

Smart suffered the injury when diving for a loose ball at the 9:24 mark of the third quarter in the Celtics' 99-97 loss to the Indiana Pacers Sunday.

Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN reports Smart and the Celtics are still deciding if Smart can play through the injury or not.

But now he's one of the many players on the mend, joining Kyrie Irving (knee), Jaylen Brown (concussion), Al Horford (illness), and Shane Larking (knee) on Boston's injured list.

Albert Wilson to sign three-year deal with Dolphins
Aikens typically doesn't play much from scrimmage but he's been a valuable special teams player during his four years with Miami. Miami earlier agreed to trade Landry, a three-time Pro Bowl receiver, to the Cleveland Browns for two draft picks.

Katy Perry Shocks 'American Idol' Contestant with First Kiss
It came after she gave a 19-year-old contestant his first ever kiss on the show after he told he he's never had a girlfriend. There was bad blood when Fox ended " American Idol " two years ago, with producers wanting to continue the show.

Rain Sunday, then slushy snow Monday
The low will be around 44, and rainfall amounts are predicted at between a tenth to a quarter of an inch. We're probably on the cool side of the front Saturday , with highs near 50 and a chance of showers.

Marcus Smart is being evaluated for a potentially torn tendon in his right thumb, two people with knowledge of the situation tell Celtics Wire.

Smart will head to the Big Apple to have another examination done on his right thumb, according to NBA.com's David Aldridge.

The Celtics are 4.3 points per 100 possessions better this season with Smart on the court, although surprisingly most of the bump is on the offensive end.

In the final hour: Don't look now, but the injuries are mounting for the Celtics this week.

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