NBA Exec: “Only An Idiot Would Trade For JR Smith”

J.R. Smith has essentially made himself untouchable and unlovable as a basketball player. The New York Knicks are trying hard to rid themselves of Smith, but he’s unlikely to have any suitors.  According to HoopsWorld, one NBA executive said you would have to be an idiot to trade for Smith. “Of course [they want to trade him], but only an idiot would take him. Can Steve Mills...
Via BlackSportsOnline
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Saying Goodbye to J.R. Smith

When is the time to say goodbye to J.R. Smith? Was it the marijuana suspension, the numerous twitter issues, or was it the repeated disrespect to the NBA over stupid, petty immaturity? These infractions are just a few that I can recall from a laundry list of misconduct that would have any other player suspended or traded away to Siberia. Any other player on this team or any other...
Via Knickswag
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Knicks looking to trade JR Smith

The New York Knicks have began exploring the potential market for guard J.R. Smith, reports Sources close to the situation said Wednesday that the organization has become increasingly frustrated with Smith’s on- and off-court transgressions and may feel a fresh start would be best for all parties. Smith was fined $50,000 by the NBA on Wednesday for “recurring instances...
Via Sports-Glory
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

Knicks reportedly trying to trade J.R. Smith

Good luck with that. Story going online now w/@ESPNSteinLine & I: Sources say #Knicks, challenging as it sounds, have started exploring J.R. Smith trade options. — Ian Begley (@IanBegley) January 8, 2014 I don’t blame JR Smith for anything, the Knicks knew exactly what type of player and person he was and decided to pay him big money anyway. They were bidding against themselves...
Via BlackSportsOnline
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

Michelle Rodriguez, Cara Delevingne enjoyed Knicks game

Cara Delevingne was born into a very prestigious and wealthy British family and has used the combination of that notoriety and her looks to become one of the most famous models in the world. She’s also only 21, which means that she does whatever the f*ck she wants and behaves however the f*ck she wants because money and fame and all that crap. Meanwhile, Michelle Rodriguez is a...
Via With Leather
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Felton back, Chandler out for Knicks

Point guard Raymond Felton returned to the New York Knicks' starting lineup Tuesday against Detroit, but Tyson Chandler sat out because of an illness. Felton missed six straight games with a strained right groin, getting hurt on Dec. 23 in his first game back after missing six with a strained left hamstring. Chandler left the Knicks' victory in Dallas on Sunday after 4...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Iman Shumpert’s emergence makes New York Knicks dangerous

It has been an up and down season for the New York Knicks.  They have dealt with inconsistency and injuries, but no one has been as perplexing as Iman Shumpert. The third year guard has had an interesting start to the season and it goes back to this Summer when Shumpert played 1 game in the NBA Las Vegas Summer League.  It was reported that the Knicks wanted Shumpert to work on...
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: NBA investigating J.R. Smith for untying Marion's shoe

Doesn’t the NBA have something better to do than make a big deal out of this? As seen in a previous news story, JR Smith of the Knicks took it upon himself to untie Mavs forward Shawn Marion’s shoelaces while awaiting a foul shot. It didn’t really seem to affect much of the play as Dirk Nowitzki sunk his foul shot anyway. Now, according to the New York Daily News, the NBA is...
Via New York Sports-Kings
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Carmelo Anthony: “Knicks Are Out Of That Dark Place For Now”

Will they still be this entertaining if they start to win? Carmelo Anthony is the king of quotes this NBA season and Melo has delivered another epic yet more positive sounding quote.  After going 2-1 on their Texas trip the Knicks are feeling good about themselves again. They are still 11 games under .500, but according Newsday, Melo and the Knicks believe they are finally out...
Via Thacover2
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Knicks have discussed proposing a Carmelo Anthony for Blake Griffin trade

According to Chris Broussard of ESPN The Magazine, the New York Knicks have had internal discussions about proposing a trade to the Los Angles Clippers for Blake Griffin. Sources say Clippers management also has had internal discussions about such a deal but that the clubs have not yet spoken to one another about a potential trade. As of now, neither team is certain it would make...
Via Sports-Glory
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Ex-teammate: Carmelo Anthony is going to leave the Knicks

Carmelo Anthony is frustrated with the New York Knicks’ struggles this season, and a former teammate thinks the Knicks forward will leave the team after the season. “I think he’s leaving. I’ve played with Melo for a long time and he knows he can’t win here. At this stage, all he wants to do is […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

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