dangolka (CBS) — After the Celtics misplaced Recreation 2 of the Jap Convention finals on Thursday night time, reporters heard Marcus Sensible yelling contained in the Celtics’ locker room. A brand new report from The Athletic particulars much more of what was happening behind closed doorways.
Shams Charania received the within scoop, and he reported that Marcus Sensible and Jaylen Brown had a “heated confrontation,” and the 2 gamers “wanted to be separated by teammates.”
Charania cited a number of sources for his report, which famous that Sensible had engaged in some verbal outbursts at assistant coaches in the course of the sport.
“Sensible stormed into the Celtics postgame locker room saying that different gamers wanted to be held accountable and never merely level the finger towards him when issues are going unsuitable,” Charania reported. “As Sensible continued and his voice grew louder, sources mentioned Brown snapped again and shouted that Celtics gamers should keep collectively and that their actions should come as a workforce, not individually, and that Sensible wanted to chill off. These sources added Sensible had verbal exchanges with a few the assistant coaches in the course of the sport.”
Charania added that “objects” had been “thrown round” throughout Brown’s and Sensible’s “tense interplay,” however teammates prevented anybody from doing any harm.
Brown spoke to the media after issues cooled down.
“He performs with ardour and is stuffed with hearth and that’s why I really like him most,” Brown mentioned of Sensible. “There are ups and downs with households on a regular basis and we embrace one another. What Marcus is, I really like him for that. We’ve to make use of that fireplace in Recreation 3.”
Celtics large man Enes Kanter took to Twitter lengthy earlier than Charania’s report floor, noting that there have been “too many [B.S.] rumors on the market” and that “nobody can cut up our household up.”
The Celtics must resolve their points in time for Saturday night time’s Recreation Three in the event that they hope to keep away from falling right into a 3-Zero gap.