Boston Celtics forward Marcus Smart is already in mid-season form showing he’s not afraid of mixing it up with anyone and will always stick up for his teammates. After the Cav’s J.R. Smith and C’s Aron Baynes got into a scrap in the first quarter of the tonight’s preseason game when the two were battling in the low post and got tangled up and had to be separated after Smith shoved Baynes. That sequence set Smart off and he immediately got involved and tried to get to Smith. His teammates Jayson Tatum and Terry Rozier had to drag him to the ground to prevent Smart from actually throwing punches. Smart was eventually ejected from this meaningless preseason game for his actions and Smith was not showing the refs need to work the rust off as well…
Marcus Smart vs. J.R.
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— J.R.ob Perez (@World_Wide_Wob) October 7, 2018