Jae Crowder, left, and Marcus Smart, with teammate Jared Sullinger, are key players in the Celtics’ resurgence and have local ties. Crowder spent two-plus seasons with the Mavericks, and Smart is a former Flower Mound Marcus standout.
Jae Crowder, left, and Marcus Smart, with teammate Jared Sullinger, are key players in the Celtics’ resurgence and have local ties. Crowder spent two-plus seasons with the Mavericks, and Smart is a former Flower Mound Marcus standout. Winslow Townson AP
Jae Crowder, left, and Marcus Smart, with teammate Jared Sullinger, are key players in the Celtics’ resurgence and have local ties. Crowder spent two-plus seasons with the Mavericks, and Smart is a former Flower Mound Marcus standout. Winslow Townson AP