Brad Stevens gives update on Marcus Smart after positive coronavirus test

Jan 11, 2017; Boston, MA, USA; Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens and point guard Marcus Smart (36) scream from the side line during the first quarter against the Washington Wizards at TD Garden. Mandatory Credit: Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports

Brad Stevens gave an update on the condition of Marcus Smart, who has been tested positive for the coronavirus.

Stevens said Smart is in “great spirits, joking as always,” according to Chris Forsberg of NBC Sports Boston.

The head coach of the Boston Celtics also said he is proud of Smart for coming forward and admitting he tested positive.