J.R. SMITH RUMORS & GOSSIP

Cleveland Cavaliers and J.R. Smith still on different pages in regards to contract terms

The Cleveland Cavaliers’ big remaining issue this offseason is their lack of cap space. It may not seem like a huge problem because they already have a championship team in tact and you know the old saying, “if it aint broke don’t fix it”, but now the Cavs have been forced into a tough position due to the fact that other teams are stacking up around the league and their cap...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: J.R. Smith looking for $15 million annually

J.R. Smith is one of the top free agents remaining on the market. The veteran helped his Cleveland Cavaliers win the title this past season and is now reportedly looking to cash in big time. Yikes... hearing JR Smith seeking huge deal to return to Cavs, in the $15m per year range. Can Cavs really pass on bringing him back? — Steve Kyler (@stevekylerNBA) July 17, 2016 Paying...
Via Sportsnaut
7 days ago  |  Discuss

J.R. Smith ‘nervous’ about free agency choice

J.R. Smith is one of the top players remaining on the free agent market, and it is widely assumed that he is just waiting for an official offer from the Cleveland Cavaliers so he can stay right where he is. It may not be that simple. Smith opted out of a $5.4 million contract for the 2016-2017 season. After seeing what some mediocre free agents got on the open market, he really...
Via Larry Brown Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Cavs expect to bring back JR Smith

A number of mediocre players have already signed lucrative deals with teams this summer, yet somehow J.R. Smith remains a free agent. From the way it sounds, the 30-year-old swingman is not really testing the market. On Wednesday, Cleveland Cavaliers general manager David Griffin expressed confidence that Smith will be back with the team next season. “I think the good news is...
Via Larry Brown Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: JR Smith still expected to return to Cleveland

Let the shirtless glee continue in the Northeast Ohio area. According to a report by Chris Haynes of Cleveland.com on Friday, Cavs guard J.R. Smith, currently an unrestricted free agent, is still expected to re-sign with the defending champs. The 30-year-old Smith, who, like teammates LeBron James and Tristan Thompson is represented by agent Rich Paul, opted to decline his $5.4...
Via Larry Brown Sports
16 days ago  |  Discuss

JR Smith signed pipe for a fan

No one has had more fun than J.R. Smith since the Cleveland Cavaliers won the NBA title. In fact, Smith has been in such a good mood that he’s out here signing pipes for fans. On Thursday, a Cavs fan shared a photo on Twitter showing that he got Smith to sign a piece of plastic pipe. Just got @TheRealJRSmith to sign the pipe pic.twitter.com/tBB8toCeE2 — Grant Packo (@Grant_Packo...
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 24, 2016  |  Discuss

You can buy a T-shirt that looks like a shirtless J.R. Smith

The second biggest story in the NBA as of late, outside of the Cleveland Cavaliers bringing a championship to their (formerly) desperate city, has been J.R. Smith, and not because of his play on the floor, but rather what’s been going on off of it. Smith has been shirtless since the Cavaliers won the championship. He came off of the plane without a shirt when they returned from...
Via The Comeback
June 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Make America lit again: J.R. Smith for president

As President Barack Obama’s tenure comes to an end as the leader of the free world, a new presidential candidate has emerged to rival Bernie Sanders, Hilary Clinton and the impetuous Donald Trump. The nominee is the much-maligned J.R. Smith. Smith’s mission to “Make America Lit Again” has been on full display since the Cleveland Cavaliers defeated the Golden State Warriors...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
June 23, 2016  |  Discuss

JR Smith’s daughter has great quote about why she’s proud of father

The apple doesn’t fall far from the tree, it seems, because J.R. Smith’s daughter, Demi, stole the show during ESPN’s pregame coverage ahead of Game 6 of the NBA Finals on Thursday. When ESPN’s Lindsay Czarniak asked Demi how she felt about her dad getting ready to play in the big game, the response she delivered was Riley Curry-esque. “I’m just proud my dad made it...
Via The Sports Daily
June 16, 2016  |  Discuss

J.R. Smith’s daughter was motivation behind playing defense

Cleveland Cavaliers wing J.R. Smith is primarily known for his willingness to shoot the ball, and shoot it a lot. This has made Smith a somewhat one-dimensional player since he entered the NBA from high school back in 2005. With a renewed focus on the defensive end of the court in his 12th season, Smith has played a valuable role for the Eastern Conference champs. He’s attributing...
Via Sportsnaut
June 09, 2016  |  Discuss
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