Marcus Smart
Photo: AP/Mark J. Terrill

The Boston Celtics reserve guard Sam Hauser had a career performance against the New York Knicks on Saturday night, scoring a career-high 17 points in the win on 6-of-9 shooting, including 5-of-8 from deep off the bench.

After the game, the Celtics star guard Marcus Smart talked about Sam Hauser: “We’re proud of Sam not just for his offense but for his defense as well.”