Marcus Osmond Smart popularly known as Marcus Smart is an American professional basketball player for the Boston Celtics of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for the Oklahoma State Cowboys.
Marcus Smart Early Life
Marcus Osmond Smart was born on 3rd June 1986 in Flower Mound, Texas, United States to Billy Frank Smart and Camellia Smart, who died of myelodysplastic syndrome on September 16, 2018. He also has three elder brothers- Todd Westbrook (deceased), Jeff Westbrook, and Michael Smart.
Marcus Smart Relationship
In the 2022 Christmas, it was revealed that Marcus is engaged to his girlfriend Maisa Hallum, a creative director, and businesswoman.
Marcus Smart Career
On June 26, 2014, Smart was selected as the sixth overall pick in the 2014 NBA draft by the Boston Celtics. On December 4, he was assigned to the Maine Red Claws of the NBA Development League. On March 21, he was suspended for one game without pay for hitting San Antonio Spurs forward Matt Bonner in the groin the previous night.
On January 15, 2016, in a win over the Phoenix Suns, Smart recorded his first career triple-double with 10 points, 11 assists, and 11 rebounds, becoming the first Celtics player to record a triple-double off the bench.
On 19th July 2018, he re-signed with the Celtics to a four-year, $52 million contract. On November 9, he had his first double-double of the season with 13 points and a season-high 10 assists in a 123–115 loss to the Utah Jazz.
On April 28, 2021, Smart was suspended for one game without pay for directing threatening language toward a game official. On August 16, 2021, the Celtics re-signed Smart to a 4-year, $77 million contract extension.
On 18th April 2022, he was named the 2021–22 NBA Defensive Player of the Year the first guard to win the award since Gary Payton won it in 1996.
Marcus Smart Net Worth
He has a net worth of an estimated $20 million. He is the 90th highest-paid NBA player’s net worth.
Marcus Smart Education
He completed his schooling at Edward S. Marcus High School in Flower Mound, Texas. Later, he enrolled at the Oklahoma State University.
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Marcus Smart Physical Stats
|Height||6 feet 4 inches
Marcus Smart Wiki/Bio
|Full Name||Marcus Osmond Smart|
|Date of Birth||3rd June 1986|
|Birthplace||Flower Mound, Texas, U.S.|
|Parents||Father- Billy Frank Smart
Mother- Camellia Smart
|School||Marcus High School|
|College||Oklahoma State University|