Found December 30, 2013 on Pro Sports Daily:
As the Knicks negotiate a deal to re-sign big man Jeremy Tyler and have him for Monday’s practice, the team is expected to release point guard Chris Smith to make room on the 15-man roster, according to an NBA source. The Knicks likely will announce the Tyler signing Monday. Smith was kept as the 15th man over the rehabbing Tyler during training camp in a controversial maneuver. Most NBA scouts consider Smith a D-League player and coach Mike Woodson admitted his brother J.R. Smith’s presence on the Knicks’ roster was a factor. The Knicks decided they can’t afford to release point guard Tour’e Murry because Raymond Felton has shown to be injury-prone and is still out of the lineup. Plus, Murry, now in the rotation as backup PG, is considered part of the future. The other option would have been to cut center Cole Aldrich, but the Knicks need him for front-court depth, as Kenyon Martin and Amar’e Stoudemire have struggled with injuries. Chris Smith was playing with the Knicks’ D-Le...

JR Smith feels betrayed by Knicks after they released his brother

The New York Knicks are going to waive Chris Smith, and older brother J.R. is not happy about the move. The Knicks plan to waive Smith, 26, to make room for big man Jeremy Tyler, who has been playing in the Knicks’ D-League affiliate. Chris Smith’s presence with the Knicks — he was signed for […]

Jeremy Tyler Back in NY?

Via NY POST The Knicks are plotting an entrance strategy for 6-foot-10 big man Jeremy Tyler, hoping he can give them a youthful spark. Knicks brass has seriously discussed re-signing Tyler this week to bolster their frontcourt, according to an NBA source. That would take advantage of the four-day break, after Saturday’s 115-100 loss in Toronto, by incorporating him in practice...

Kenneth’s Thoughts on Chris Smith and Jeremy Tyler

By Kenneth Teape In a move that should have never had to been made the New York Knicks recently released guard Chris Smith. Smith’s contract was guaranteed at $490,814 so the Knicks will not be saving any money in the transaction, just opening up a roster spot. Smith’s inclusion on the Knicks roster was not met positively by very many people. Many people believe Smith was added...

J.R. Smith Responds To His Brother Being Cut By Knicks On Instagram (Photo)

The Knicks cut guard Chris Smith Monday to create roster spot for big man Jeremy Tyler, a move that J.R. Smith interpreted as betrayal. After his brother was waived by the team, the Knicks guard posted a meme to Instagram that read “You know the sad thing about betrayal? It never comes from an enemy.” The post J.R. Smith Responds To His Brother Being Cut By Knicks On Instagram...

Knicks sign Tyler, waive Chris Smith

The Knicks have signed forward Jeremy Tyler and waived guard Chris Smith, whose roster spot had caused some controversy in New York. Tyler had been playing for Erie, the Knicks' NBA Development League affiliate, after recovering from a broken right foot. The Knicks had originally signed him in August but waived him in October following his injury. Tyler, who first made news...

Video: High school phenom Seventh Woods shines against Dennis Smith Jr.

Seventh Woods is on a collision-course with the NBA. The 15-year-old sophomore has gotten to good and too fast to be contained by the amateur ranks. He recently participated in the HSOT Holiday invitational and  put up 42 points with 24 in the fourth quarter. The debate has raged over whether Woods could handle another flourishing talent in Dennis Smith Jr. Woods answered that...

Report: Knicks To Cut J.R. Smith’s Brother

Could Chris Smith be sent back down to the D-League, or even released? The Knicks are having discussions about signing center Jeremy Tyler,  and Ian Begly is reporting that they are strongly considering cutting guard Chris Smith instead of center Cole Aldrich. Hearing: as #Knicks inch closer to signing F/C Jeremy Tyler, they are strongly considering cutting G Chris Smith instead...

Jeremy Tyler Reaches Deal With Knicks

Jeremy Tyler reached completion on his deal with the New York Knicks on Monday afternoon, and the center is expected to receive an opportunity in the playing rotation this week, sources said. Tyler signed a partially guaranteed contract with the Knicks in the offseason, but he was a final cut before the regular season due to fracture in his right foot. Tyler has healed since and...

Knicks cut J.R. sibling Chris to make room for Tyler

The Chris Smith Era ended Tuesday, Jeremy Tyler practiced and coach Mike Woodson promised there would be no friction between J.R. Smith and the Knicks’ new 6-foot-10 big man. The Knicks announced Tyler, who was the last cut of training camp, re-signed with the club after averaging 18 points, 10 rebounds on 48 percent shooting in six games with Erie of the D-League. Chris Smith...

J.R. Smith posts Instagram photo after brother is cut by Knicks

Earlier today, the New York Knicks cut reserve Chris Smith to add a roster spot for Jeremy Tyler. Under normal circumstances, this wouldn’t draw much ire except for the fact that Chris is J.R. Smith’s younger brother. After hearing the news, J.R. posted this image on Instagram: That’s the sad part about betrayal, huh? *** Smith image courtesy of Getty Images

JR Smith Says He’s Been Betrayed By Someone Close to Him

Who knows what JR is talking about. Maybe his brother being cut, Nuggets players being high at practice when he was on the team or club owners snitching on the Knicks late night activities. Could be anything.

J.R. Smith rips Knicks with 'Casino' meme

J.R. feels betrayed team cut his brother

Knicks Talk: Top Knicks Moments of 2013

By Charles R. Trimble III The year 2013 has represented somewhat of a rebirth for the New York Knicks who led by head coach, Mike Woodson, won 54gms on the way to capturing their 1st Atlantic division title in nearly twenty years. Below we take a look back at some of the top moments that made 2013 a memorable year: Final Phase of MSG transformation-Oct 25th The Garden is re-opened...
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