Brad Stevens: Marcus Smart Has Been Physically Cleared to Play

    Brad Stevens gave a positive update regarding Marcus Smart's availability for Game 5.


    WALTHAM – Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens met with the media prior to Tuesday morning’s shootaround and gave us an update on Marcus Smart’s availability for Game 5.

    According to Stevens, Smart has been physically cleared to play. If he makes it through this morning’s shootaround with no setbacks, he will play in Game 5. The Celtics would welcome back Smart’s defensive versatility with open arms if he were to play on Tuesday night.

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