Found April 22, 2013 on Knickswag:
Reports say JR Smith will get the NBA 6th Man Award today. Credit to JR, but also to Woodson for pushing him to reach his potential. — Alan Hahn (@alanhahn) April 22, 2013 This award is well deserved. There was one point in the season where everyone thought Jamal Crawford would get the award, but J.R. put the team on his back when Melo was out and changed his game completely with the advice and guidance of Coach Mike Woodson. Peter A – Knickswag The post J.R. Smith 6th Man of the Year appeared first on Knickswag - A New York Knicks Blog - News, Rumors, and more!.
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