Celtics guard Marcus Smart will be out for two weeks after lacerating his hand. Smart shared on Twitter that he injured himself after hitting a picture frame at the team’s hotel on Wednesday night.
In more positive injury news, Celtics center Al Horford announced that he will be back in the lineup against the Golden State Warriors. He suffered a concussion during Tuesday night’s game against the Lakers, but will be good to go for Saturday.
NBA President of League Operations Byron Spruell announced a 5-step program which is designed to mend the relationships between players and referees.