Marcus Smart: For starters, my experience with the coronavirus was definitely one for the books. Exactly five days before the league shut things down, we just happened to play Rudy Gobert and the Jazz … and my girlfriend threw a surprise birthday party for me with all of my teammates present. So when the news came down about the shutdown, and about everyone in the league getting tested, I already had a bad feeling. Between that Jazz game and my party, it was like … Our whole team is gonna test positive. And to top it off, the kicker was that we were in Milwaukee at that point. Staying in … yep, you guessed it … that creepy-ass haunted hotel they have there.
December 5, 2020 | 7:01 pm EST Update
Jay King: Brad Stevens said Tristan Thompson (hamstring strain) is expected to miss a significant portion of the Celtics training camp.