When stepped on the Little Caesars Arena floor Saturday night, the former forward . Instead he was booed.
That same crowd roared minutes later after Smith, 33, was ejected from the in Detroit.
Smith, who plays for the Bivouac, and Royce White, who plays for the Enemies — a team coached by former Bad Boy Rick Mahorn — were both ejected after getting into a shoving match early in the game.
Bivouac coach Reggie Theus appreciated the fervor.
“As a coach, I enjoyed the intensity and the passion,” Theus said. “Obviously he’s got to contain himself …”
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Smith’s time in Detroit isn’t an