Found November 17, 2013 on Pro Sports Daily:
The calendar says November. But it certainly looks like last May for the Knicks J.R. Smith. Smith, in his fourth game back from an NBA-imposed five game suspension after a rehab for offseason knee surgery, shot Saturday as if the Hawks were the smothering Pacers of last season’s playoffs. When Smith finally exited with 3:41 left in the Hawks 110-90 wipeout victory, he wore a look of total disgust on his face. “Excuse my language, but I was playing like [garbage],” Smith said after his latest nightmare, a 3-of-18 horror that left his season shooting percentage at 22.6 percent. “I played terrible. I’ve been playing terrible since I got back and I wasn’t happy about it.” In fact, Smith, who shot a dreary 28.9 percent against the mighty Pacers in May, has been so terrible, coach Mike Woodson admitted he will “re-evaluate” his starting alignment, among other worrisome tidbits. Smith has started after his Sixth Man of the Year Award-winning season. “I’ve got to go back and re-evalua...

J.R. Smith: 'Threat' not intended

The NBA is investigating the Twitter feud between New York's J.R. Smith and Detroit's Brandon Jennings over the presence of Smith's brother, Chris, on the Knicks' roster, sources close to the process told's Marc Stein. The teams meet Tuesday in Detroit, but the league office is expected to rule before then whether anything said between the two can be...

J.R. Smith Fan Wins ‘NBA2K13′ Bet, Mails Knicks Guard Half the Cash Winnings (Photo)

J.R. Smith has committed his fair share of social media dont’s throughout his career, but now he can finally chalk up a win in that area thanks to one loyal and generous fan. The shooting guard has had a rough go of it the past few weeks, most recently getting fined for threatening Milwaukee’s Brandon Jennings on Twitter, but he received a little something in the mail that may...

Mike Woodson: JR Smith's behavior is 'ridiculous'

The latest in the saga that is JR Smith’s life was him threatening Pistons G Brandon Jennings on Twitter. Subsequently he was fined by the NBA, but this kind of behavior isn’t anything new from JR. CBS Sports is reporting that even Knicks Coach Mike Woodson has reached a ceiling. Mike Woodson was “not happy” with J.R. Smith for his tweets directed at Pistons guard Brandon...

Fan Sends JR Smith $60 For Winning NBA 2K13 Bet (Photo)

JR Smith isn’t hurting for cash but that didn’t stop a Knicks fan from sending him $60 for “helping” him win a NBA 2K13 bet. Check out the photo from JRs Instagram account. JR could probably find a good use for the cash though. Perhaps he will send it to his brother who just got sent down to the D-League.

Fan mails J.R Smith $60 after winning NBA 2K13 bet

The New York Knicks have been a staple of many stories so far this NBA season. But this story is actually different from the norm in Knick land. No, James Dolan didn’t say anything crazy, nor did Carmelo Anthony tell us again that we shouldn’t worry about his free agency status. Just a regular fan that felt he owed J.R. Smith $60 for winning a bet against a friend.   The post...

Chris Smith Has A Tattoo Of His Older Brother J.R.

Chris Smith, aka “maybe the worst player in the history of the [NBA] summer league”, is currently a member of the New York Knicks — a decision based solely on the fact he is the younger brother of J.R. Smith. Clearly, loyalty runs deep in the Knicks organization when it comes to charity cases, but Chris’ loyalty is to his brother, who he literally wears on his back. Chris...

Chris Smith sent to D-League

The New York Knicks have sent Chris Smith, whose place on the team has been a source of controversy, to the NBA Development League. Smith was sent Monday to the Erie BayHawks, the Knicks' affiliate. He hasn't appeared in an NBA game this season. Smith is the younger brother of Knicks guard J.R. Smith, which coach Mike Woodson said would be considered in October before making...

NBA fines Smith for Twitter rant

The NBA has fined Knicks guard J.R. Smith for his Twitter exchange with Detroit Pistons guard Brandon Jennings.

Mike Woodson, NBA not happy with J.R. Smith

Mike Woodson was "not happy'' with J.R. Smith for his tweets directed at Pistons guard Brandon Jennings, and he said that if Smith keeps putting himself in these positions, "eventually no team is going to want to deal with you.'' The NBA was unhappy with Smith, too, fining him $25,000 on Friday "for directing hostile and inappropriate language to another...

Chris Smith’s roster spot passes muster with NBA

The NBA held internal discussions about the Knicks’ decision to keep J.R. Smith’s brother, Chris Smith, on their 15-man roster and ultimately decided it was not in violation of circumventing the salary cap, The Post has learned. On Monday, the Knicks sent Smith to their D-League affiliate in Erie, Pa. as planned, but he still is part of the 15-man roster. It has caused consternation...

Mike Woodson on JR Smith: Eventually no team will want to deal with him

Mike Woodson once again had harsh words for J.R. Smith, who was fined $25,000 on Friday for his tweets directed at Brandon Jennings this week. The beef started when Jennings tweeted to say how he couldn’t believe JR’s little brother Chris was on an NBA roster while two other worthy players weren’t. JR responded to […]

Knicks Send Chris Smith to the D-League

Chris is the least of the Knicks problemsvia: USA TodayThe Knicks sent J.R. Smith lil bro, Chris Smith to the Erie BayHawks of the NBA D-League.  J.R. was fined 25k by the NBA last week for his twitter beef with the Pistons Brandon Jennings.  Jennings had tweeted out his issues with Chris Smith being in the NBA while some of Jennings boys are out of the league.The Knicks have bigger...

Mike Woodson Might Send J.R. Smith to the Bench

I guess when you’re only shooting 22% on the season, you’re subject to getting sent back to the bench. Things aren’t great for the Knicks right now. After losing Tyson Chandler, the team has struggled to stop anybody and has suffered blowout loses to the Atlanta Hawks and San Antonio Spurs. Apparently, J.R. Smith might […]

Mike Woodson On J.R. Smith’s Twitter Fine: ‘Eventually No Team Is Going To Want To Deal With You’

Knicks coach Mike Woodson was not happy, to say the least, of J.R. Smith’s latest incident that cost him $25,000.  Woodson’s response to Smith being fined for his hostile tweets directed at Brandon Jennings was blunt, “eventually no team is going to want to deal with you.” According to Al Iannazzone of Newsday:  Knicks coach Mike Woodson said on ESPN New York 98.7 FM...

Knicks-Pistons Preview

After going at it on Twitter last week, New York's J.R. Smith and Detroit's Brandon Jennings are ready to battle on the court. Both players will try to get their struggling teams on track Tuesday night as the visiting Knicks go for an eighth consecutive win over the Pistons. While Smith denied any bad intent, he was fined $25,000 after using "hostile and inappropriate...
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