The Celtics’ Marcus Smart Got Fined $25,000 For Flipping Off A Fan

04.19.17 10 months ago


The Boston Celtics have started to come apart at the seams in their opening round series against the 8-seed Chicago Bulls. After a stunning Game 1 loss, many anticipated the Celtics to bounce back in Game 2 and even the series, but instead Tuesday night saw the Celtics get blown out by a 111-97 final to fall behind 0-2 in the series.

Not only have the Celtics played poorly, but the chemistry that was so apparent with this team has seemingly disappeared, with players growing increasingly frustrated with their performance through two games in the playoffs. For Marcus Smart, who is always an emotional player, this boiled over when Marcus Smart gave a fan courtside a single-finger salute after missing a three-pointer in the fourth quarter.

Marcus Smart showed his frustration during Game 2 by giving fans the 🖕

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