Found February 05, 2012 on
J.R. Smith hopes to return to the NBA after receiving clearance from FIBA.
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The Los Angeles Clippers may not be done raiding the Chinese Basketball Association for the NBA talent that played there during the lockout.
After Kenyon Martin was cleared by FIBA to go back to the NBA, the Clippers pounced and signed the free agent to a one year deal on Friday. They might not be finished according to a source, saying that they have an interest in swingman J...
Once JR Smith is liberated from China, the New York Knicks are expected to go after him hard, but they’ll face stiff competition around the League for his services. From the NY Post: “Mike D’Antoni acknowledged the Knicks’ need for another shooter and indicated the club would be ‘aggressive’ in looking at free agent guard J.R. Smith. Smith, a former Nugget, will be eligible...
Fourty-one in a loss is one way to look at it… a few points above average average in a costly defeat at the hands of a team that came in losers of eight in a row is another. Maybe it makes no difference to JR… I don’t know. Maybe he just wants to keep throwing up shots through the end of the regular season and get the hell up on out of China as quickly as possible. I...
The Clippers are interesting in signing J.R. Smith, who is expected to return to the NBA by the All-Star break.