Paul Millsap has accused the Washington Wizards of bringing mixed martial arts to the court.
The latest dustup came after Boston won its second straight game in Chicago to even that series at 2-2, with Butler essentially accusing Smart, the rugged Celtics guard, of being a fake tough guy.
Smart tried to keep the focus on the game when asked about Butler's comments on Tuesday, but it was clear that he took exception to the characterization even if he didn't want to get into a war of words with the Bulls star.
The Hawks were in danger of getting bullied out of the first round quickly after the Wizards, adopting the Death Row D.
Ten men suspected of taking part in a dramatic, multimillion-dollar theft from an armored car company in a Paraguayan border city have been arrested in Brazil, officials in the Brazilian Federal Police said Tuesday.
Juan Cocci, Prosegur's president for Latin America, told Radio Mitre in Argentina, that in the multi-stage attack, gunmen with assault rifles attacked a police station at 2 a.m.
State wildlife regulators are asking scientists for help in preventing chronic wasting disease from spreading among Michigan's whitetail deer.
Matonich will work with directors of the state departments of Natural Resources and Agriculture and Rural Development to select members of the scientific advisory team, which will be asked to report by the end of the year.