Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart draws fine

NBA.com Global on Jan 22, 2019 05:42 AM
Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart draws fine
Marcus Smart NBA file photo

NBA press release

NEW YORK – 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.

The incident, which took place after Smart was assessed his second technical foul and was ejected, occurred with 7:35 remaining in the third quarter of the Celtics’ 113-105 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Jan. 19 (Jan. 20, PHL time) at State Farm Arena.

To view the incident, click here.

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