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Report: Rockets get Josh Smith back from Clippers via trade

The Rockets have reportedly completed a trade with the Clippers that will send veteran forward Josh Smith back to Houston. ESPN’s Calvin Watkins reports that the Rockets gave up the draft rights to former second-round pick Maarten Leunen to acquire Smith, who was with Houston for the latter half of the 2014-2015 season after he was waived by the Detroit Pistons. Smith averaged...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 22, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Josh Smith, Clippers assistant argue after loss

With the Los Angeles Clippers opening up the year 6-7, their worst start in the Chris Paul era, frustration is beginning to set in. Forward Josh Smith was involved in a locker room argument with an unspecified Clippers assistant coach after Sunday’s 91-80 loss over the Toronto Raptors, according to Dan Woike of the Orange County Register. Obscenities and yelling coming from the...
Via Larry Brown Sports
November 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Josh Smith addresses ‘harder on me’ comment in essay

By Jason Rowan Josh Smith created something of a controversy last week when he made comments related to how his new one-year deal with the Los Angeles Clippers was going to put a strain on him and his family, saying his contract is going to make it “harder on me this year.” The fact that Smith is slated to make approximately $6.9 million during the 2014-15 NBA season ($1...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
July 30, 2015  |  Discuss

How Josh Smith fits in with the Los Angeles Clippers

By Darryn Albert The Midrange Shawty is officially headed to Lob City. Michael Scotto of Sheridan Hoops broke the news Thursday that Josh Smith had reached a deal with the Los Angeles Clippers. David Aldridge of TNT confirmed that the deal was a one-year agreement for the veteran’s minimum.  Doc Rivers should probably send a gift basket to Stan Van Gundy at some point as Smith...
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Josh Smith: Rockets played ‘hero ball’

By Steve DelVecchio The Houston Rockets had their chances against the Los Angeles Clippers in Game 1 on Monday night, but they were badly outplayed in the second half. Selfishness on offense was one of Houston’s biggest issues, according to Josh Smith. Smith, who hit just 3-of-12 shots from the field and 1-of-5 from beyond the arc, said after the game that the Rockets lacked...
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Josh Smith trolls Hawks fans, calls them ‘very fickle and bandwagoners’ (vid)

Not only did Josh Smith spend his first nine years in the NBA as a member of the Atlanta Hawks, he is also a Georgia native, so it was a homecoming on multiple fronts when the forward returned along with his Houston Rockets teammates to the ATL for a Tuesday night showdown with the Atlanta...Read More The post Josh Smith trolls Hawks fans, calls them ‘very fickle and bandwagoners’...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
March 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Josh Smith expected to sign with Rockets

It appears that Rajon Rondo’s attempts to woo his old teammate to Dallas were unsuccessful. Josh Smith, who played his high school ball with Rondo at Oak Hill Academy, is set to sign with the Houston Rockets after clearing waivers, league sources told Yahoo! Sports Adrian Wojnarowski. Smith is scheduled to clear waivers at 5 p.m. Thursday. The forward got off to a terrible start...
Via NESN.com
December 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Josh Smith released by Detroit Pistons in surprising move

The Detroit Pistons waived forward Josh Smith on Monday in surprising move, the team announced. Smith, 29, was in the second season of a four-year, $54 million contract he signed with the Pistons in July 2013. He was averaging 13.1 points and 7.2 rebounds per game for the Pistons, who are last in the NBA’s Central Division with a 5-23 record. Smith has been subject to trade rumors...
Via NESN.com
December 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Pistons rejected trade offers from Kings for Josh Smith

Arguably one of the Pistons’ biggest problems this season is the play of Josh Smith and his monstrous contract that has once again handcuffed the Detroit organization to make meaningful moves for meaningful players. Over the offseason though it looked as though the team was on the verge of trading away Smith to the Sacramento Kings ridding themselves of one huge mistake. Not to...
Via The Majors Detroit
December 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Josh Smith has the worst streak in sports right now

Here at TSFJ, we have done our best to try and defend Josh Smith. Our editor-at-large Kenny Masenda has come out and said that the coaches in the Eastern Conference were as “as dumb as a bag of rocks” for not voting Smith into the All-Star game, and I personally believe that Josh Smith COULD be the best power forward in the East if he could ever get his mind right. But that...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
December 05, 2014  |  Discuss
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