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    @BR_NBA: Marcus Smart is old-school. He knows his style of play is better suited for the 1960s than 2019 https://t.co/p8Iw2PTABj https…

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    @scumbaglobster: Who would you rather build a team around? Rt for Marcus Smart Like for prime MJ Trying to prove an point https://t.co

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    @celtics: Marcus Smart takes flight! https://t.co/k45CWb0zWj

Marcus Smart
Club
Boston Celtics
Nationality
Oklahoma State
Date Of Birth
3 June 1994
Position
G
Height
6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
  • @SportsTalkBarry: I'm not sure a player with Marcus Smart's skin color would prefer the 1960's over 2019 tbh. https://t.co/WbK7k4Grg6

  • @MirinFader: "Everything's become real cute. Everybody's scared to go to the rim. Everybody's scared to get hit. Everybody's scared to t…

  • @NoTechBen: Players I worry about on Boston: 1. Al Horford <MASSIVE GAP> 2. Kyrie 3. Jaylen Brown 4. Marcus Smart 5. Marcus Morris 6.…

  • @SLAMonline: "Everybody's scared to get hit." https://t.co/BhOPmg3Tg7

  • @KeithSmithNBA: Re-watching BOS/MIL: this has to be a signature performance for Marcus Smart's All-Defense First Team case. Broke up a 3…

  • @TheRenderNBA: Marcus Smart throws one up, lady in the back also throws one up https://t.co/jrLOn9hYaA

  • @AndrewDoxy: Yeah, okay, Marcus Smart for DPOY. You’re a joke if you disagree.

  • @BleacherReport: In September, Marcus Smart lost the most important person in his life, but now he’s playing the best basketball of his…

  • @chrisgrenham: In 67 possessions last night, Marcus Smart held his matchups to just 17 points (guarded Khris Middleton for 23 possession…

  • @IAmJamesStewart: I LOVE MARCUS SMART!!! https://t.co/xfKrgEqKAA

  • @AndrewDoxy: Marcus Smart is the best defensive player in the NBA.

  • @NBAonTNT: Marcus Smart ties up the Greek Freak! https://t.co/h83Se2winJ

  • @Max_Lederman: Who wouldn't die for Marcus Smart?

  • @LonzoBrasil: Josh Jackson - 5/16 Tyler Johnson - 1/7 Collin Sexton - 3/12 Hassan Whiteside - 2/6 JJ Redick - 4/12 Damian Lillard - 5/21…

  • @ColeyMick: Marcus Smart shoots 100% from three after someone in the stands or on the bench talks shit https://t.co/WP5Y1POfUA

  • @ChrisForsberg_: Bucks 98, Celtics 97 Marcus Smart gave the Celtics a chance late but Irving missed drive late (and Marcus Morris is ST…

  • @BrianTRobb: Marcus Smart said first option was for Morris on final play.

  • @ASherrodblakely: The final play was designed for Marcus Morris, with Kyrie Irving as the second option according to Marcus Smart.

  • "Everybody's scared to get hit." https://t.co/BhOPmg3Tg7
    22 Feb @ 12PM

  • Marcus Smart takes flight! https://t.co/k45CWb0zWj
    22 Feb @ 4AM

  • Players I worry about on Boston: 1. Al Horford <MASSIVE GAP> 2. Kyrie 3. Jaylen Brown 4. Marcus Smart 5. Marcus Morris 6.…
    22 Feb @ 3AM

  • I'm not sure a player with Marcus Smart's skin color would prefer the 1960's over 2019 tbh. https://t.co/WbK7k4Grg6
    22 Feb @ 12AM

  • Marcus Smart is old-school. He knows his style of play is better suited for the 1960s than 2019 https://t.co/p8Iw2PTABj https…
    21 Feb @ 7PM

Classic headlines via Yahoo! Sports

  • Marcus Smart aptly describes why he'd thrive in '60s or '70s NBA

    Marcus Smart aptly describes why he'd thrive in '60s or '70s NBA originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.com Do you ever watch Marcus Smart play tenacious defense and wonder how much he'd enjoy playing in the rough-and-tumble NBA of old? Apparently Smart has had the same thoughts. Speaking to Mirin Fader for an excellent Bleacher Report feature story published Thursday, the Boston Celtics guard insisted his aggressive style of play would have served him well if he'd entered the league 40 or 50 years ago.
    22 Feb @ 12AM

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  • Celtics' Marcus Smart professes love for Boston with Valentine's Day tweet

    Celtics' Marcus Smart professes love for Boston with Valentine's Day tweet originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.com Love is in the air on Valentine's Day, and Celtics guard Marcus Smart let his feelings toward Boston be known with a special tweet Thursday. The Celtics tweeted out the same photo a few hours earlier with a clever Valentine's Day poem. Smart has been a fan favorite since he was drafted by the Celtics in 2014.
    15 Feb @ 9AM

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  • Leaving Marcus Smart open to shoot? Not a smart strategy anymore

    Leaving Marcus Smart open to shoot? Not a smart strategy anymore originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.com BOSTON -- It was a sight you seldom see when Marcus Smart has the ball behind the 3-point line - a defender closing out with the intent on contesting his shot. That's because for most of Smart's career, the biggest knock on the Boston Celtics guard was his inability to knock down long-range shots.
    4 Feb @ 7AM

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  • NBA Fines Boston's Smart $35K after Bembry altercation

    Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart was fined $35,000 by the NBA on Monday after multiple attempts at rushing Atlanta's DeAndre Bembry after being ejected from a Saturday road victory. Kiki VanDeWeghe, NBA executive vice president of basketball operations, said Smart was punished for aggressively pursuing an opponent in an attempt to escalate a physical altercation and failing to leave the court in a timely manner following his ejection. Smart and Bembry exchanged words as the players lined up for a jump ball in the third quarter and had to be separated by teammates and coaches.
    23 Jan @ 7PM

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  • Celtics' Marcus Smart fined $35k for charging at DeAndre' Bembry

    Marcus Smart's jawing with DeAndre Bembry reached the point several people tried to restrain the Celtics guard. Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart has been fined $35,000 for aggressively pursuing an opponent in an attempt to escalate a physical altercation and failing to leave the court in a timely manner following his ejection, it was announced today by Kiki VanDeWeghe, Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations.
    22 Jan @ 4AM

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