Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 10/21/14
J.R. Smith signed an extension with the New York Knicks last month that could earn the reigning sixth man of the year as much as $24 million over the next four seasons, so you'll have to forgive him if he's basking in extravagance these days. How do I know he's feeling indulgent, you ask? Well, for starters, he's been driving around New York City in a $450,000 armored truck. Or that's according to the New York Post , anyway, which says that Smith was riding around in a Gurkha F5 -- a vehicle best known as the truck The Rock drove around Brazil in the movie Fast Five. Beyondthebuzzer.com subsequently reported the vehicle belongs to some friends of his from the rap group SBOE, but how will Smith ever go back to his previous ride after cruising in such style. Here's one below, because I know you're wondering: According to the report, Smith parked the car on the street outside Catch -- a seafood restaurant in the city's Meatpacking District -- while h...
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