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Marcus Smart ejected after shoving Joel Embiid

It’s getting heated.

NBA: Playoffs-Philadelphia 76ers at Boston Celtics Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports

After losing Aron Baynes to a left ankle injury, the Celtics will have to finish this game without another defensive stalwart. After getting elbowed by Joel Embiid, Marcus Smart shoved the Philly big man and was immediately ejected after the altercation.

Boston is already without Gordon Hayward as he progresses through the NBA’s concussion protocol. Smart finishes the game with 3 points and 4 assists.

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