To be more accurate, the injury occurred when Smart went for a diving steal in what was ultimately a 99-97 Boston lost to Indiana Sunday. Smart is now going over his treatment options with the Celtics medical staff, but with no clear timetable to return, he should be sent to the waiver wire in most cases.
Smart's right hand was later put in a cast, and he expressed confidence that, "it will be all right". "It's like a sprain right now".
Smart scored 20 points with eight assists and seven rebounds Sunday in a loss to the Pacers.
Smart is averaging 10.2 points per game for the Celtics, and he is their best on-ball perimeter defender.
Theis had an MRI exam on his left knee on Monday morning, determining the need for surgery.
The Celtics have succeeded this season despite some notable injuries.
Bills Move Up in First Round by Trading Cordy Glenn to Bengals
The Bills had been looking to unload Glenn and the Bengals were in desperate need of an upgrade at the offensive tackle position. Thus, they traded o tackle Cordy Glenn to the Cincinnati Bengals and in exchange, swapped one of their first-round picks.
Those numbers ballooned to 7.8 points and 5.3 rebounds since the All-Star break.
The 21-year-old, who played his collegiate basketball at Vanderbilt, was originally selected by the Memphis Grizzlies in the first round (17th pick overall) of the 2016 NBA Draft.
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Case Keenum reportedly plans to sign with the Broncos
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