Smith (groin) is available for Monday's Game 4 versus Philadelphia. The 32-year-old was considered questionable with a groin issue but is ready to play Monday with Washington facing elimination. Smith has averaged 7.7 points, 3.0 rebounds, 3.0 assists and 1.3 steals in 22.0 minutes off the bench through the first three games of the series.
Smith (groin) is considered questionable for Game 4 against the 76ers on Monday, Marc J. Spears of ESPN.com reports. Smith went to the locker room with a shoulder injury in Game 3 but ended up returning to the game. His groin injury is new, and another update regarding the severity of the injury should come out soon. If Smith is unable to play, expect Garrison Mathews and Raul Neto to see extended minutes, especially if Russell Westbrook (ankle) is unable to play.
Smith (shoulder) is available to return to Saturday's Game 3 against the 76ers, Malika Andrews of ESPN.com reports. Smith briefly went to the locker room with a left shoulder injury. However, he's feeling good enough to potentially return to the court.
Smith went to the locker room with a left shoulder injury during Saturday's Game 3 against the 76ers, Malika Andrews of ESPN.com reports. A trainer was working on Smith's shoulder for several minutes before he went to the locker room. He should be considered questionable to return.
Smith totaled 17 points (6-8 FG, 1-1 3Pt, 4-4 FT), eight rebounds, three assists, two steals and a block in Tuesday's play-in loss to the Celtics. It was perhaps the best game of the season for Smith, who kept the Wizards in the game with a strong run in the second quarter. Smith finished plus-5 in his 26 minutes of action, while Bradley Beal was minus-20 and Russell Westbrook went minus-19. With this fine effort, Smith tied his season high in rebounds while setting a new season high in points.
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