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

Aubrey Yates
March 13, 2018

That appears to be confirmed by this latest update, as the Celtics organization doesn't believe Irving's injury is anything overly serious.

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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