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JR Smith Welcomes Dennis Rodman Comparison

New York Knicks guard and former Sixth Man of the Year JR Smith really doesn’t mind that his new boss Phil Jackson compares him to the mercurial rebounding legend Dennis Rodman. “Last time I checked Dennis Rodman’s got what three, four rings?” Smith said Tuesday about the Worm, who actually won five NBA titles with the Pistons and Jackson’s Bulls during his career. “I’m...
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9 hours ago  |  Discuss

J.R. Smith says being compared to Dennis Rodman is an honor

Recently, New York Knicks president Phil Jackson noted during a Knicks media day interview that he believes that New York Knicks guard J.R. Smith was comparable to Dennis Rodman in some ways. As you might figure, word got to J.R. about the comment and it appears that Smith decided to embrace the comparison with the legendary rebounder as noted by the New York Daily News: “Last...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

J.R. Smith Likes Rodman Comparison

J.R. Smith felt like it was an honor when Phil Jackson compared him to 5x NBA champion Dennis Rodman. “Last time I checked, Dennis Rodman got, what, three-four rings [Rodman has five]. I’m not offended by that,” Smith said. “It’s an honor. He’s a Hall of Famer. And to be put in the same [sentence] as a Hall of Famer is something special. So I’m not offended at all.”...
Via BlackSportsOnline
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

JR Smith Calls Dennis Rodman Comparison ‘an Honor’

The New York Knicks are holding training camp at Army’s Christl Arena in West Point, NY. JR Smith, naturally, feels a bit out of place. Smith, a notorious night owl, acknowledges that he wouldn’t survive in the armed forces. Smith says team president Phil Jackson comparing him to Dennis Rodman — the personality, not necessarily the basketball player — is something to be proud of.
Via Pro Sports Daily
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

J.R. Smith knows he would make the absolute worst Army cadet

J.R. Smith grew up not so far away, in Freehold, NJ, but had never stepped foot on the post of West Point. Nor has he ever been in this sort of regimented environment. Smith wasn’t offended by the suggestion he was out of place – the NBA’s perennial rules-breaker amid an environment suffocated by rules. “Honestly, it is an honor,’’ Smith said Tuesday after Derek Fisher’s...
Via Pro Sports Daily
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

JR Smith Says Knicks Have Best Shooting Guard Mix in the NBA

Even though many will disagree with his assessment, his train of thought is at least logical. Here is what JR had to say to the NY Post about the Knicks Shooting Guards. “We can hit people from three totally different angles,” said the 6-foot-6 Smith, whose non-basketball escapades last season (think Twitter and shoelaces) continually made the world an interesting place. “I...
Via BlackSportsOnline
1 day ago  |  Discuss

You can join Chris Smith’s basketball camp for a cool $150

Chris Smith will be charging 150 bucks per kid New York Knicks fans know all about Chris Smith. Nepotism most likely played a part in Smith making the team last season as his older brother J.R. Smith resigned the previous summer and speculation is that there was a secret handshake deal of sorts. Regardless of what “really” took place, Chris is no longer with the team and trying...
Via Pass The Pill
2 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Knicks: Success Might Depend On J.R. Smith

J.R. Smith, the shooting guard for the New York Knicks is a polarizing character. You can love him or hate him, respect him as a shooter or see him as a “chucker.” Often you marvel at his offensive prowess only to be let down with silly defensive lapses. Just when you think he is maturing, […] New York Knicks: Success Might Depend On J.R. Smith - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit ...
Via NBA Draft Blog
25 days ago  |  Discuss

JR Smith Takes 5 Women To A Hotel (Video)

JR Smith must’ve had some fun in that hotel.  I wonder if Phil Jackson saw this video yet. Unfortunately your browser does not support IFrames.   [TMZ] The post JR Smith Takes 5 Women To A Hotel (Video) appeared first on Geeks & Cleats.
Via Geeks and Cleats
August 21, 2014  |  Discuss

JR Smith Kills Competition At Secret Pick Up Game

Some Knicks players got in on some off season fun at Terminal 23 Monday in New York. A group of NBA players got together for a quick pick up game at Terminal 23 and it seems as if JR Smith showed up and showed out. JR was dunk city and even threw a smooth two handed reverse for the competition. Unfortunately your browser does not support IFrames. Can Knicks fans expect more of this...
Via Geeks and Cleats
August 18, 2014  |  Discuss
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