Found April 13, 2013 on Turn On The Knicks:
The story of the night for the New York Knicks (52-27) was the astonishing shooting from JR Smith, who led the team to a 101-91 victory over the short-handed Cleveland Cavaliers (24-55). Smith was a scorching 13-16 from the field, finishing with 31 points and chipping in five rebounds. Smith hit 12 straight field goals during a late second half stretch, that ultimately closed the door for any run the Cavaliers thought about making. Carmelo Anthony showcased what he can bring to the table on the glass once again, posting another massive stat-line of 31 points and 14 rebounds. Melo has been filling the void in the paint due to the recent injuries the Knicks have faced in the front court. The Cavaliers found themselves behind right from the start, and were never able to make any viable comeback. Kyrie Irving scored 31 points for the Cavs, but he was only 11-27 from the field. Cavs power forward Tristan Thompson managed to score 15 points and grab 11 rebounds, but the effort wasn’t eno...

Knicks Guard J.R. Smith is Ballin’ Like No Other Time in His Career

J.R. Smith, born and raised in Jersey, attended St. Benedict’s in Jersey City and went pro out of high school. J.R. has had a good career by most standards. However something else burns inside. Like MCA said, “ Like the sound that go’s to the depths of your soul” That sound is basketball in J.R.’s world. He wants more than the money, fame and respect at this point in his...

JR Smith to get Knicks tattoo?

If all goes to play for the New York Knicks in the postseason this year, JR Smith says he will be getting a Knicks tattoo.

JR Smith ordered to pay $48,000 for allegedly skipping out on jewelry bill

JR Smith reportedly has been ordered to pay over $48,000 to a jewelry company for allegedly not paying a bill after ordering some items from them in 2010. According to TMZ, Smith ordered a diamond chain, two Black Jesus pendants and some earrings from Lemmerman’s — totaling $25,500. The company sued Smith for $48,101, which was the amount of the jewelry plus interest and attorney’s...

JR Smith: I’ll get a Knicks Tattoo if we Win the Championship

    New York Knicks guard JR Smith has had a great season coming off the bench. A key cog to the Knicks success this year, Smith has a good shot at winning the NBA’s sixth man of the year award this season. Smith is widely known for the numerous tattoos he has on his body. And if he has it his way, he plans on adding another after the season. Per NY Post: J.R. Smith has 100 tattoos...

J.R. Smith Vows To Get Knicks Tattoo If Team Wins Championship

J.R. Smith hasn’t gotten any new ink in fourteen long months – a drought that could soon come to an end. The Sixth Man of the Year candidate vows to get a Knicks tattoo if the team wins a championship this season. According to Marc Berman, New York Post: “If we win a championship, I’ll definitely get it,’’ Smith told The Post. “Other than that, I’m not sure yet.’’

Knicks’ J.R. Smith Loses Lawsuit Over Unpaid Jewlry

This might be a lesson for all professional athletes that everything in life isn’t free, in fact you just may want to fork over that plastic from the get to avoid an embarrassing lawsuit like the one that New York Knicks 6th man J.R. Smith lost via TMZ:  Knicks stud J.R. Smith, whose ass just lost a [...]The post Knicks’ J.R. Smith Loses Lawsuit Over Unpaid Jewlry appeared...

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Knicks JR Smith owes $48K on unpaid jewelry bill

photo via @TeamSwish Jocks and diamond laced jewelry always seems to cause some sort of problems. The latest athlete accused of skipping out on a jewelry bill? That would be Knicks star JR Smith. Per TMZ, Smith reportedly purchased $25,000 worth of jewels back in 2010 that included; earrings, a diamond chain and two Black Jesus pendants. The black ice pendant is reportedly worth...

New York Knicks Weekly Bench Report – April 11th Edition

The Knicks have kept rolling since my last bench report a week ago, posting a 3-0 record since last Thursday. Two of the three wins recorded this past week are very solid ones, one coming last Friday at home against the Bucks, and the other was an even stronger win against Western power Oklahoma City Thunder. The most recent victory was this past Tuesday night at the Garden as the...

New York Knicks – What Did The 13 Game Streak Mean?

On March 18th, the 38-26 Knicks, currently on a four-game losing streak came into the EnergySolutions Arena looking to turn it around against the Utah Jazz. The team was still in a position of strength in that they undoubtedly had their most talented collection of players in years and were battling over the highly sought after second seed; a spot that would delay any Eastern Conference...

Turn On The Knicks 12 Pack – Knicks Grade Sheet Edition

The Turn On The Knicks 12 pack is back, with our final grades for the New York Knicks roster. Currently at 51-27 and sitting in the number two seed, the 2012-2013 season has been an immense success for the Knicks to this point. Here is how their individual players grade out 1. Carmelo Anthony – A - A terrific season from the Knicks best player, who is on an epic tear as of late...

Cavalier Film Room: Crazy Cross Matchups

Last night, the Cavaliers fell to the New York Knicks 101-91, largely due to the stellar performances of New York’s 1-2 punch of Carmelo Anthony and J.R. Smith (31 points each). Rather than a traditional recap, I thought I’d take a stab at looking at some of the crazy cross-matchups that occurred in this game’s, primarily centered around Anthony playing the power forward position...
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