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Backpacks before basketball

Marcus Smart in action.

Bill Brett for the Boston Globe

Marcus Smart in action.

Celtics rookie Marcus Smart visited Perkins Community Center in Dorchester Wednesday to help Comcast with its Internet Essentials program, which aims to make it easier for all families to afford Web access. Smart handed out free school gear to youngsters, including 4-year-old Urijah Mejias. . . . Celts forward Jeff Green, a Georgetown product, is donating $1 million to the school.

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