Marcus Smart Heading To New York For Second Opinion On Thumb Injury

Aubrey Yates
March 13, 2018

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Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart has suffered a torn tendon in his right thumb and will be out indefinitely, league sources tell Yahoo Sports. He will, however, seek a second opinion on the diagnosis. The C's top bench option injured his thumb while diving for a loose ball in Sunday's loss to the Indiana Pacers.

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ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reported it first, noting the injury was being called a sprain but was still under scrutiny. Smart missed time earlier in the season after lacerating that same hand when he hit a picture frame on the wall at the team hotel during an angry outburst. More troubling is news that reserve big man Daniel Theis is out for the season with a torn meniscus. It's now second in the Eastern Conference standings, 3 1/2 games behind the Raptors.

Smart is averaging 24.4 FanDuel points per game this season, with 10.2 points, 3.5 rebounds, 4.8 assists, 1.3 steals, and 1.4 3-pointers per contest.

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