Celtics’ Brad Stevens misses game to visit former player with cancer
Stevens flew to Indiana to see Smith at the hospital.
Smith’s family announced the downturn in his condition on social media Wednesday. His wife posted a message asking for prayer on Facebook and Twitter:
“Please pray. Pray so very hard. We need a miracle & Andrew asked me to have you all rally with us in prayer in this moment.”
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Smith was diagnosed with non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma in January 2014.