Continuing our look back at the best moments from an abbreviated 2019-20 season we take a look at the best steals from the regular season. Which takeaway do CelticsBlog fans view as the best of the season? Read on, and don’t forget to place your vote.
Marcus Smart @ LA Clippers, Nov 20th 2019
With the game in the balance, Marcus Smart goes into full blown Cobra-mode vs. the Los Angeles Clippers, here he dives and deflects all in one action against Kawhi Leonard. In the end he does enough for the Cs to regain possession.
Jaylen Brown vs. Detroit Pistons, Dec 19th 2019
Jaylen Brown scores six points in 6 seconds with a great steal from the inbounds pass. After hitting a three, he stays alert and rips away the ball for yet another three pointer.
Brad Wanamaker @ OKC Thunder, Feb 9th 2020
With CP3 trying to shake and bake his way tot he basket, Brad Wanamaker says “Yeah, No” and with strong hands rips the ball away for a transition bucket.
Wanamaker with the defense & follow through pic.twitter.com/o3t0XcsAuH— Boston Celtics (@celtics) February 9, 2020
Marcus Smart @ OKC Thunder, Feb 9th 2020
Marcus Smart picks the pocket of Shai Gilgeous-Alexander to seal the win over OKC Thunder at the end of the 4th quarter.
Marcus Smart @ Houston Rockets, Feb 11th 2020
Right now this is reading as a Marcus Smart defensive greatest hits, probably because he leads the franchise in steals this decade. Here, Smart gets up all over Russell Westbrook for multiple efforts after losing his footing. Watch for the replay at court level at the end of the clip, great angle.
Which steal do you rate as the best?
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Marcus Smart @ Clippers
Jaylen Brown vs. Pistons
Brad Wanamaker @ Thunder
Marcus Smart @ Thunder
Marcus Smart @ Rockets