Celtics’ Marcus Smart, Robert Williams Out Wednesday vs. Pistons: ‘I Don’t Think It’s Anything Long-Term,’ Ime Udoka Says


The Boston Celtics will be without Marcus Smart and Robert Williams against the Detroit Pistons, as the Celtics look for their 10th straight win. “They are both out,” coach Ime Udoka said. “They had to get assessed in the building today coming off the back-to-back, but the timing is probably the best with the break […]

Bruins Suffer 9-Round, 2-1 Shootout Loss to Rangers


The Boston Bruins fell to the New York Rangers Tuesday night, 2-1, in a shootout. The shootout took nine shootout rounds before the Rangers took their 31st win of the season. Charlie Coyle opened up the scoring early in the first period with a goal which came due to a turnover by Barclay Goodrow that […]

Marcus Smart Injury: Celtics Guard Leaves vs. 76ers After Right Ankle Sprain

Marcus Smart

The Boston Celtics suffered a tough blow Tuesday night when Marcus Smart sprained his right ankle against the Philadelphia 76ers. Smart drove to the lane in transition and drew a foul on Joel Embiid. He came off the floor in serious pain and could hardly put any weight on his injured ankle. He did manage […]

Celtics’ Robert Williams Out Tuesday vs. 76ers, Marcus Smart Available

Robert Williams

The Boston Celtics could have some trouble against Joel Embiid Tuesday night when they take on the Philadelphia 76ers at the Wells Fargo Center, as Robert Williams will be out — though Boston will have guard Marcus Smart. Smart was listed questionable after a non-COVID illness, and Williams will be out with right calf tightness […]

Bruins Injury Notes: Patrice Bergeron, Matt Grzelcyk, Urho Vaakanainen


The Boston Bruins take on the New York Rangers Tuesday night at the Madison Square Garden. Here’s some pregame reading on the injuries of Patrice Bergeron, Matt Grzelcyk, and Urho Vaakanainen — each of which missed Boston’s 2-0 win over the Ottawa Senators Sunday. Bergeron, who’s missed the past two affairs due to a head […]