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Marcus Smart Feels Targeted By NBA Referees: 'You Clean It Up Or I Will'

Marcus Smart Feels Targeted By NBA Referees: 'You Clean It Up Or I Will'

Thursday night was a fairly solid evening for the Boston Celtics. Kemba Walker was welcomed back to Charlotte with an outpouring of love and adoration, Gordon Hayward played like a superstar, and the Celtics rolled to a 108-87 win to improve to 6-1 on the season. It was all good ... for the most part. Read full article: Marcus Smart Feels Targeted By NBA Refer...→

Marcus Smart Feels Targeted By NBA Referees: 'You Clean It Up Or I Will'

Marcus Smart Feels Targeted By NBA Referees: 'You Clean It Up Or I Will'

Thursday night was a fairly solid evening for the Boston Celtics. Kemba Walker was welcomed back to Charlotte with an outpouring of love and adoration, Gordon Hayward played like a superstar, and the Celtics rolled to a 108-87 win to improve to 6-1 on the season. It was all good ... for the most part. Read full article: Marcus Smart Feels Targeted By NBA Refer...→

Marcus Smart Says He's Okay After Spraining Ankle Vs. Suns

Marcus Smart Says He's Okay After Spraining Ankle Vs. Suns

Marcus Smart limped off the floor late in Monday night's 99-85 Celtics win over the Phoenix Suns, but the guard says he'll be okay for the rest of Boston's road trip. Read full article: Marcus Smart Says He's Okay After Sprain...→

SideTrack: Marcus Smart, Isaiah Thomas … and more

SideTrack: Marcus Smart, Isaiah Thomas … and more

GET SMART: Celtics swingman Marcus Smart and a pack of his sporty pals gathered at Kings Back Bay for Marcus Smart’s Bowling Bash fundraiser earlier this week. Among the athletic guests who were in… Read full article: SideTrack: Marcus Smart, Isaiah Thomas …...→

Marcus Smart attacks assignment on Kevin Love

Marcus Smart attacks assignment on Kevin Love

CLEVELAND — Marcus Smart missed the last game of the regular season and the first seven of the playoffs last spring to a torn oblique muscle, so the Celtics guard had every right to obsess after fa… Read full article: Marcus Smart attacks assignment on Kevin...→

Husband and wife balance family with life as NBA referees

Husband and wife balance family with life as NBA referees

"I think in navigating this, what it means to be a married couple who are parents and NBA referees together — together and apart, right? — there’s just such an opportunity to figure it out and be creative," Lauren Holtkamp-Sterling said. Read full article: Husband and wife balance family with lif...→

Homeless Encampments In Sepulveda Basin's Haskell Creek Targeted For Clean-Up

Homeless Encampments In Sepulveda Basin's Haskell Creek Targeted For Clean-Up

Monday’s clean-up will take place in the Haskell Creek area and is expected to last two to three days. Much of the Sepulveda Basin Wildlife Reserve has become a popular place for homeless to set up camp, leading to some dangerous conditions. Read full article: Homeless Encampments In Sepulveda Basin'...→

Patrick Beverley Had No Time For A Marcus Smart Comparison

Patrick Beverley Had No Time For A Marcus Smart Comparison

By Matthew Geagan, CBS Boston BOSTON (CBS) — Marcus Smart and Patrick Beverley play a similar style and bring the same ferocious intensity to the floor. That was on full display Wednesday nig… Read full article: Patrick Beverley Had No Time For A Marcu...→

Against Suns, Marcus Smart suffers right ankle injury

Against Suns, Marcus Smart suffers right ankle injury

PHOENIX — The Celtics bounced back from Sunday’s loss by cruising to a 99-85 win over the Suns on Monday night.... The team received a scare when Marcus Smart had to be helped to the locker room after suffering a right ankle injury with 9:16 left in the fourth quarter, but there was not a great deal of concern afterward. Read full article: Against Suns, Marcus Smart suffers right...→

Marcus Smart advises Celtics to avoid believing the hype as road gets tougher

Marcus Smart advises Celtics to avoid believing the hype as road gets tougher

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The good news for the Celtics is that they’ve won 10 straight games. The bad news is they’ve had to overcome some sloppy play to succeed in some of them latel… Read full article: Marcus Smart advises Celtics to avoid be...→

Marcus Smart Would Like Everyone To Stop Kicking Him In The Groin

Marcus Smart Would Like Everyone To Stop Kicking Him In The Groin

Marcus Smart continues to provide some tenacious defense for the Boston Celtics, but he's taking a beating in the process. Read full article: Marcus Smart Would Like Everyone To Stop...→

Marcus Smart laments his treatment by officials

Marcus Smart laments his treatment by officials

Terry Rozier’s landing in Charlotte is certainly producing the kind of volume the former Celtic envisioned. He’s playing an average of 32.7 minutes a night and filling that kind of opportunity with… Read full article: Marcus Smart laments his treatment by of...→

Danny Ainge Calls Marcus Smart 'The Heart And Soul' Of Celtics

Danny Ainge Calls Marcus Smart 'The Heart And Soul' Of Celtics

If you struggle to find the beauty of Marcus Smart's game, look no further than the furious comeback win by the Celtics over the Bucks on Wednesday night. Read full article: Danny Ainge Calls Marcus Smart 'The Hear...→

Older, wiser Marcus Smart reports for Celtics camp

Older, wiser Marcus Smart reports for Celtics camp

Marcus Smart is proud of his status as the longest-tenured Celtics player, an honor he held on last year’s partially scuttled team as well. But the Celts guard, recovered from a quad injury suffere… Read full article: Older, wiser Marcus Smart reports for Ce...→

Report: Marcus Smart Will Not Play In Team USA's Final 2 Games At FIBA World Cup

Report: Marcus Smart Will Not Play In Team USA's Final 2 Games At FIBA World Cup

Team USA will not medal in this year's FIBA World Cup after suffering a disappointing loss to France on Wednesday, but they still have a few games to play. Marcus Smart will not be playing in those games, however. Read full article: Report: Marcus Smart Will Not Play In Te...→

Marcus Smart ready to go for Celtics against Clippers tonight

Marcus Smart ready to go for Celtics against Clippers tonight

Marcus Smart walked onto the court at Staples Center this morning and pronounced himself good to go for tonight’s meeting with the Clippers. He’s coming off a fourth quarter right ankle… Read full article: Marcus Smart ready to go for Celtics aga...→

Celtics douse Suns; Marcus Smart injured

Celtics douse Suns; Marcus Smart injured

After an early hiccup, the Celtics arose to douse the Suns, 99-85, Monday night. It was an important victory, moving them to 2-1 on their Western trip with the formidable Clippers and Denver remain… Read full article: Celtics douse Suns; Marcus Smart injured...→

Celtics’ Marcus Smart fined $15,000 for criticism of referees

Celtics’ Marcus Smart fined $15,000 for criticism of referees

Marcus Smart paid for his comments today when the league announced it was fining him $15,000 for public criticism of officials. The Celtics guard can’t say he was surprised, not after on three diff… Read full article: Celtics’ Marcus Smart fined $15,000 for ...→

Celtics 'Stretch 6' Marcus Smart Continues His Solid Defense Against Much Bigger Opponents

Celtics 'Stretch 6' Marcus Smart Continues His Solid Defense Against Much Bigger Opponents

Marcus Smart is 6-foot-3, but the Celtics guard is willing to body up with anybody in the NBA. Even those who stand over six inches taller than him. Read full article: Celtics 'Stretch 6' Marcus Smart Continu...→

Marcus Smart loves his irritant role with Celtics

Marcus Smart loves his irritant role with Celtics

Doc Rivers used to call them “irritants” – the kind of defenders good at getting under the skin of an opponent. Marcus Smart, who pushed that spirit to maximum effect when he was on Giannis Antetok… Read full article: Marcus Smart loves his irritant role wit...→

Marcus Smart hones his leadership style with Celtics

Marcus Smart hones his leadership style with Celtics

Marcus Smart, without naming names, has seen the havoc that some veterans can level on rookies. In short, not much help is offered, instead replaced by an effort to see if there’s a breaking point … Read full article: Marcus Smart hones his leadership style ...→

Vikings’ Marcus Sherels glad to be back. ‘It feels like I never left.’

Vikings’ Marcus Sherels glad to be back. ‘It feels like I never left.’

Marcus Sherels walked into the locker room at TCO Performance Center in Eagan and immediately noticed something was different. His old locker was now occupied by defensive tackle Jalyn Holmes. Such… Read full article: Vikings’ Marcus Sherels glad to be back....→

Marcus Smart Now Day-To-Day For Team USA With Quad Strain

Marcus Smart Now Day-To-Day For Team USA With Quad Strain

Another Celtics player is dealing with an injury overseas. Marcus Smart is now considered day-to-day for Team USA with a left quad strain. Read full article: Marcus Smart Now Day-To-Day For Team USA...→

Marcus Smart ready to go for Celtics against Clippers tonight

Marcus Smart ready to go for Celtics against Clippers tonight

Marcus Smart walked onto the court at Staples Center this morning and pronounced himself good to go for tonight’s meeting with the Clippers. He’s coming off a fourth quarter right ankle… Read full article: Marcus Smart ready to go for Celtics aga...→

Against Suns, Marcus Smart suffers right ankle injury

Against Suns, Marcus Smart suffers right ankle injury

PHOENIX — The Celtics bounced back from Sunday’s loss by cruising to a 99-85 win over the Suns on Monday night.... The team received a scare when Marcus Smart had to be helped to the locker room after suffering a right ankle injury with 9:16 left in the fourth quarter, but there was not a great deal of concern afterward. Read full article: Against Suns, Marcus Smart suffers right...→

SideTrack: Marcus Smart, Isaiah Thomas … and more

SideTrack: Marcus Smart, Isaiah Thomas … and more

GET SMART: Celtics swingman Marcus Smart and a pack of his sporty pals gathered at Kings Back Bay for Marcus Smart’s Bowling Bash fundraiser earlier this week. Among the athletic guests who were in… Read full article: SideTrack: Marcus Smart, Isaiah Thomas …...→

Marcus Smart Would Like Everyone To Stop Kicking Him In The Groin

Marcus Smart Would Like Everyone To Stop Kicking Him In The Groin

Marcus Smart continues to provide some tenacious defense for the Boston Celtics, but he's taking a beating in the process. Read full article: Marcus Smart Would Like Everyone To Stop...→

Celtics 'Stretch 6' Marcus Smart Continues His Solid Defense Against Much Bigger Opponents

Celtics 'Stretch 6' Marcus Smart Continues His Solid Defense Against Much Bigger Opponents

Marcus Smart is 6-foot-3, but the Celtics guard is willing to body up with anybody in the NBA. Even those who stand over six inches taller than him. Read full article: Celtics 'Stretch 6' Marcus Smart Continu...→

Danny Ainge Calls Marcus Smart 'The Heart And Soul' Of Celtics

Danny Ainge Calls Marcus Smart 'The Heart And Soul' Of Celtics

If you struggle to find the beauty of Marcus Smart's game, look no further than the furious comeback win by the Celtics over the Bucks on Wednesday night. Read full article: Danny Ainge Calls Marcus Smart 'The Hear...→

Husband and wife balance family with life as NBA referees

Husband and wife balance family with life as NBA referees

"I think in navigating this, what it means to be a married couple who are parents and NBA referees together — together and apart, right? — there’s just such an opportunity to figure it out and be creative," Lauren Holtkamp-Sterling said. Read full article: Husband and wife balance family with lif...→

Marcus Smart hones his leadership style with Celtics

Marcus Smart hones his leadership style with Celtics

Marcus Smart, without naming names, has seen the havoc that some veterans can level on rookies. In short, not much help is offered, instead replaced by an effort to see if there’s a breaking point … Read full article: Marcus Smart hones his leadership style ...→

Older, wiser Marcus Smart reports for Celtics camp

Older, wiser Marcus Smart reports for Celtics camp

Marcus Smart is proud of his status as the longest-tenured Celtics player, an honor he held on last year’s partially scuttled team as well. But the Celts guard, recovered from a quad injury suffere… Read full article: Older, wiser Marcus Smart reports for Ce...→

Homeless Encampments In Sepulveda Basin's Haskell Creek Targeted For Clean-Up

Homeless Encampments In Sepulveda Basin's Haskell Creek Targeted For Clean-Up

Monday’s clean-up will take place in the Haskell Creek area and is expected to last two to three days. Much of the Sepulveda Basin Wildlife Reserve has become a popular place for homeless to set up camp, leading to some dangerous conditions. Read full article: Homeless Encampments In Sepulveda Basin'...→

Marcus Smart Now Day-To-Day For Team USA With Quad Strain

Marcus Smart Now Day-To-Day For Team USA With Quad Strain

Another Celtics player is dealing with an injury overseas. Marcus Smart is now considered day-to-day for Team USA with a left quad strain. Read full article: Marcus Smart Now Day-To-Day For Team USA...→

Patrick Beverley Had No Time For A Marcus Smart Comparison

Patrick Beverley Had No Time For A Marcus Smart Comparison

By Matthew Geagan, CBS Boston BOSTON (CBS) — Marcus Smart and Patrick Beverley play a similar style and bring the same ferocious intensity to the floor. That was on full display Wednesday nig… Read full article: Patrick Beverley Had No Time For A Marcu...→

Marcus Smart Says He's Okay After Spraining Ankle Vs. Suns

Marcus Smart Says He's Okay After Spraining Ankle Vs. Suns

Marcus Smart limped off the floor late in Monday night's 99-85 Celtics win over the Phoenix Suns, but the guard says he'll be okay for the rest of Boston's road trip. Read full article: Marcus Smart Says He's Okay After Sprain...→

Celtics douse Suns; Marcus Smart injured

Celtics douse Suns; Marcus Smart injured

After an early hiccup, the Celtics arose to douse the Suns, 99-85, Monday night. It was an important victory, moving them to 2-1 on their Western trip with the formidable Clippers and Denver remain… Read full article: Celtics douse Suns; Marcus Smart injured...→

Marcus Smart advises Celtics to avoid believing the hype as road gets tougher

Marcus Smart advises Celtics to avoid believing the hype as road gets tougher

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The good news for the Celtics is that they’ve won 10 straight games. The bad news is they’ve had to overcome some sloppy play to succeed in some of them latel… Read full article: Marcus Smart advises Celtics to avoid be...→

Celtics’ Marcus Smart fined $15,000 for criticism of referees

Celtics’ Marcus Smart fined $15,000 for criticism of referees

Marcus Smart paid for his comments today when the league announced it was fining him $15,000 for public criticism of officials. The Celtics guard can’t say he was surprised, not after on three diff… Read full article: Celtics’ Marcus Smart fined $15,000 for ...→

Marcus Smart laments his treatment by officials

Marcus Smart laments his treatment by officials

Terry Rozier’s landing in Charlotte is certainly producing the kind of volume the former Celtic envisioned. He’s playing an average of 32.7 minutes a night and filling that kind of opportunity with… Read full article: Marcus Smart laments his treatment by of...→

Marcus Smart attacks assignment on Kevin Love

Marcus Smart attacks assignment on Kevin Love

CLEVELAND — Marcus Smart missed the last game of the regular season and the first seven of the playoffs last spring to a torn oblique muscle, so the Celtics guard had every right to obsess after fa… Read full article: Marcus Smart attacks assignment on Kevin...→

Marcus Smart loves his irritant role with Celtics

Marcus Smart loves his irritant role with Celtics

Doc Rivers used to call them “irritants” – the kind of defenders good at getting under the skin of an opponent. Marcus Smart, who pushed that spirit to maximum effect when he was on Giannis Antetok… Read full article: Marcus Smart loves his irritant role wit...→

Vikings’ Marcus Sherels glad to be back. ‘It feels like I never left.’

Vikings’ Marcus Sherels glad to be back. ‘It feels like I never left.’

Marcus Sherels walked into the locker room at TCO Performance Center in Eagan and immediately noticed something was different. His old locker was now occupied by defensive tackle Jalyn Holmes. Such… Read full article: Vikings’ Marcus Sherels glad to be back....→

Report: Marcus Smart Will Not Play In Team USA's Final 2 Games At FIBA World Cup

Report: Marcus Smart Will Not Play In Team USA's Final 2 Games At FIBA World Cup

Team USA will not medal in this year's FIBA World Cup after suffering a disappointing loss to France on Wednesday, but they still have a few games to play. Marcus Smart will not be playing in those games, however. Read full article: Report: Marcus Smart Will Not Play In Te...→

Patrick Beverley Had No Time For A Marcus Smart Comparison

Patrick Beverley Had No Time For A Marcus Smart Comparison

By Matthew Geagan, CBS Boston BOSTON (CBS) — Marcus Smart and Patrick Beverley play a similar style and bring the same ferocious intensity to the floor. That was on full display Wednesday nig… Read full article: Patrick Beverley Had No Time For A Marcu...→

Marcus Smart ready to go for Celtics against Clippers tonight

Marcus Smart ready to go for Celtics against Clippers tonight

Marcus Smart walked onto the court at Staples Center this morning and pronounced himself good to go for tonight’s meeting with the Clippers. He’s coming off a fourth quarter right ankle… Read full article: Marcus Smart ready to go for Celtics aga...→

Marcus Smart Says He's Okay After Spraining Ankle Vs. Suns

Marcus Smart Says He's Okay After Spraining Ankle Vs. Suns

Marcus Smart limped off the floor late in Monday night's 99-85 Celtics win over the Phoenix Suns, but the guard says he'll be okay for the rest of Boston's road trip. Read full article: Marcus Smart Says He's Okay After Sprain...→

Against Suns, Marcus Smart suffers right ankle injury

Against Suns, Marcus Smart suffers right ankle injury

PHOENIX — The Celtics bounced back from Sunday’s loss by cruising to a 99-85 win over the Suns on Monday night.... The team received a scare when Marcus Smart had to be helped to the locker room after suffering a right ankle injury with 9:16 left in the fourth quarter, but there was not a great deal of concern afterward. Read full article: Against Suns, Marcus Smart suffers right...→

Celtics douse Suns; Marcus Smart injured

Celtics douse Suns; Marcus Smart injured

After an early hiccup, the Celtics arose to douse the Suns, 99-85, Monday night. It was an important victory, moving them to 2-1 on their Western trip with the formidable Clippers and Denver remain… Read full article: Celtics douse Suns; Marcus Smart injured...→

SideTrack: Marcus Smart, Isaiah Thomas … and more

SideTrack: Marcus Smart, Isaiah Thomas … and more

GET SMART: Celtics swingman Marcus Smart and a pack of his sporty pals gathered at Kings Back Bay for Marcus Smart’s Bowling Bash fundraiser earlier this week. Among the athletic guests who were in… Read full article: SideTrack: Marcus Smart, Isaiah Thomas …...→

Marcus Smart advises Celtics to avoid believing the hype as road gets tougher

Marcus Smart advises Celtics to avoid believing the hype as road gets tougher

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The good news for the Celtics is that they’ve won 10 straight games. The bad news is they’ve had to overcome some sloppy play to succeed in some of them latel… Read full article: Marcus Smart advises Celtics to avoid be...→

Marcus Smart Would Like Everyone To Stop Kicking Him In The Groin

Marcus Smart Would Like Everyone To Stop Kicking Him In The Groin

Marcus Smart continues to provide some tenacious defense for the Boston Celtics, but he's taking a beating in the process. Read full article: Marcus Smart Would Like Everyone To Stop...→

Celtics’ Marcus Smart fined $15,000 for criticism of referees

Celtics’ Marcus Smart fined $15,000 for criticism of referees

Marcus Smart paid for his comments today when the league announced it was fining him $15,000 for public criticism of officials. The Celtics guard can’t say he was surprised, not after on three diff… Read full article: Celtics’ Marcus Smart fined $15,000 for ...→

Marcus Smart laments his treatment by officials

Marcus Smart laments his treatment by officials

Terry Rozier’s landing in Charlotte is certainly producing the kind of volume the former Celtic envisioned. He’s playing an average of 32.7 minutes a night and filling that kind of opportunity with… Read full article: Marcus Smart laments his treatment by of...→

Celtics 'Stretch 6' Marcus Smart Continues His Solid Defense Against Much Bigger Opponents

Celtics 'Stretch 6' Marcus Smart Continues His Solid Defense Against Much Bigger Opponents

Marcus Smart is 6-foot-3, but the Celtics guard is willing to body up with anybody in the NBA. Even those who stand over six inches taller than him. Read full article: Celtics 'Stretch 6' Marcus Smart Continu...→

Marcus Smart attacks assignment on Kevin Love

Marcus Smart attacks assignment on Kevin Love

CLEVELAND — Marcus Smart missed the last game of the regular season and the first seven of the playoffs last spring to a torn oblique muscle, so the Celtics guard had every right to obsess after fa… Read full article: Marcus Smart attacks assignment on Kevin...→

Danny Ainge Calls Marcus Smart 'The Heart And Soul' Of Celtics

Danny Ainge Calls Marcus Smart 'The Heart And Soul' Of Celtics

If you struggle to find the beauty of Marcus Smart's game, look no further than the furious comeback win by the Celtics over the Bucks on Wednesday night. Read full article: Danny Ainge Calls Marcus Smart 'The Hear...→

Marcus Smart loves his irritant role with Celtics

Marcus Smart loves his irritant role with Celtics

Doc Rivers used to call them “irritants” – the kind of defenders good at getting under the skin of an opponent. Marcus Smart, who pushed that spirit to maximum effect when he was on Giannis Antetok… Read full article: Marcus Smart loves his irritant role wit...→

Husband and wife balance family with life as NBA referees

Husband and wife balance family with life as NBA referees

"I think in navigating this, what it means to be a married couple who are parents and NBA referees together — together and apart, right? — there’s just such an opportunity to figure it out and be creative," Lauren Holtkamp-Sterling said. Read full article: Husband and wife balance family with lif...→

Marcus Smart hones his leadership style with Celtics

Marcus Smart hones his leadership style with Celtics

Marcus Smart, without naming names, has seen the havoc that some veterans can level on rookies. In short, not much help is offered, instead replaced by an effort to see if there’s a breaking point … Read full article: Marcus Smart hones his leadership style ...→

Older, wiser Marcus Smart reports for Celtics camp

Older, wiser Marcus Smart reports for Celtics camp

Marcus Smart is proud of his status as the longest-tenured Celtics player, an honor he held on last year’s partially scuttled team as well. But the Celts guard, recovered from a quad injury suffere… Read full article: Older, wiser Marcus Smart reports for Ce...→

Vikings’ Marcus Sherels glad to be back. ‘It feels like I never left.’

Vikings’ Marcus Sherels glad to be back. ‘It feels like I never left.’

Marcus Sherels walked into the locker room at TCO Performance Center in Eagan and immediately noticed something was different. His old locker was now occupied by defensive tackle Jalyn Holmes. Such… Read full article: Vikings’ Marcus Sherels glad to be back....→

Homeless Encampments In Sepulveda Basin's Haskell Creek Targeted For Clean-Up

Homeless Encampments In Sepulveda Basin's Haskell Creek Targeted For Clean-Up

Monday’s clean-up will take place in the Haskell Creek area and is expected to last two to three days. Much of the Sepulveda Basin Wildlife Reserve has become a popular place for homeless to set up camp, leading to some dangerous conditions. Read full article: Homeless Encampments In Sepulveda Basin'...→

Report: Marcus Smart Will Not Play In Team USA's Final 2 Games At FIBA World Cup

Report: Marcus Smart Will Not Play In Team USA's Final 2 Games At FIBA World Cup

Team USA will not medal in this year's FIBA World Cup after suffering a disappointing loss to France on Wednesday, but they still have a few games to play. Marcus Smart will not be playing in those games, however. Read full article: Report: Marcus Smart Will Not Play In Te...→

Marcus Smart Now Day-To-Day For Team USA With Quad Strain

Marcus Smart Now Day-To-Day For Team USA With Quad Strain

Another Celtics player is dealing with an injury overseas. Marcus Smart is now considered day-to-day for Team USA with a left quad strain. Read full article: Marcus Smart Now Day-To-Day For Team USA...→