Smart and the Celtics were in Milwaukee on March 11, preparing to play the Bucks the next night -- in front of no fans -- when the NBA suspended its season after Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert tested positive for the coronavirus before that night's game against the Oklahoma City Thunder. Boston, having played Utah the week before, wound up coming home from Milwaukee the next day and self-isolating, before Smart eventually tested positive for the virus.
"Corona Free as of two days ago. Cleared by Mass Dept of Health," Smart said on Twitter. "Thanks for everyone's thoughts and prayers and I'm doing the same for everyone that's been effected by this. Stay safe and stay together- apart! Much love!"
In a media conference call last week, Boston coach Brad Stevens was enthused with Smart's progress, saying he was doing "great."...[continued]
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