Originally posted on Red's Army  |  Last updated 5/2/13
J.R. Smith couldn’t make a shot last night… but he was apparently making a lot of them the night before… at a few NYC hotspots. However, it looks like Smith may have celebrated too hard the night before as pictures of Smith downing alcohol at a club have surfaced. Smith visited three clubs on Tuesday night, less than 24 hours prior to Game 5; a game the Celtics were NOT playing around in. This is why it was so vital for the Knicks to pickup a veteran like Jason Kidd who will explain to Smith that was probably the dumbest thing he could before a game. It is time for Smith to relax on the trash talk with the Celtics and quit the clubbing before games and get back to driving to the rim which made him so effective. Otherwise, it will be a LONG offseason for Knicks’ fans. Remember when I said I wouldn’t trust J.R. Smith to handle this situation?  This is the crap I’m talking about. And the funny thing is, not clubbing all the time was J.R.’s secret to success this season: I approach every day
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