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Donald Sterling Tops GQ Magazine’s Biggest Sleazebags in Sports List

Former Los Angeles Clippers owner and NBA pariah Donald Sterling topped GQ Magazine’s 25 Biggest Sleazebags in Sports list. Sterling’s spot was a no-brainer, following the highly publicized release of an audio of his racist rant and the NBA’s efforts to rid the league of him. 1. Donald Sterling The standard-bearer for all worldwide sleaziness. Racist? Yes. Cheap? Oh yes....
Via Basketball Bicker
6 days ago  |  Discuss

JR Smith Celebrates 29th Birthday with Carmelo Anthony, CC Sabathia & more

New York Knicks superstar JR Smith celebrated his 29th birthday last week in New York. Smith celebrated with  Zacapa Rum with a private dinner that took place in Astoria at The Boutique Steak House S Prime. Earl III was joined by family including his brother Chris Smith and girlfriend Ashley, teammate Carmelo Anthony, Yankees Picture CC Sabathia and more. Guests smoked on fine...
Via Jocks and Stiletto Jill
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Knicks Talk: Shumpert or Smith? Who Will Have A Bigger Impact This Season?

The insertion of “The Triangle Offense” has sparked a spirited debate among Knick fans on who will benefit more from the change, Iman Shumpert or JR Smith? A couple seasons ago Knick fans saw what a fully engaged Smith was capable of accomplishing when he was named the 2012-13 NBA Sixth Man of the Year, after helping the Knicks to their first division title in 19 years. During...
Via TopSportsReport
8 days ago  |  Discuss

J.R. Smith’s surprising offseason obsession

There is a place where J.R. Smith’s shot selection isn’t so bad — the golf course. The enigmatic Knicks guard has fallen in love with a new sport, constantly hitting the links and attending PGA events as a fan. When his NBA career is over, Smith, who despite taking only two lessons reportedly averages 310 yards on his drives and has a handicap of 13, would be extremely interested...
Via Pro Sports Daily
9 days ago  |  Discuss

J.R. Smith would untie shoelaces again if there were no fines

J.R. Smith of the New York Knicks was fined $50,000 for untying his opponent’s shoes. I thought it was hilarious and a great way to gain an edge but the league doesn’t think so otherwise. In an interview with Bleacher Report, Smith talked about the biggest misconception about him and his shoe-untying adventures on the court. B/R: What do you think is the biggest misconception...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
9 days ago  |  Discuss

J.R. Smith on shoelace incident: ‘I would do it again if there wasn’t a fine’

J.R. Smith was fined $50,000 by the NBA last season, after he untied an opponent’s shoelaces on three separate occasions. The first went unnoticed; the second got him a warning from the league office. But Smith couldn’t help himself, and went for it a third time — which was likely the reason for the fine being so steep. But Smith likes to have fun out there, so much so that...
Via Pro Sports Daily
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Who knew? J.R. Smith a golf nut, says Jordan's scared to play him

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Via Fox Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

J.R. Smith Says Michael Jordan Won’t Play Him In Golf

We knew New York Knicks guard J.R. Smith played a lot of golf, and last month we got a nice view of him at the J.R. Smith Youth Foundation’s 8th Annual Golf Outing. Now we know exactly how much golf Smith has gotten in during his offseason: “I would say I’ve probably played 50 courses this summer. Around six a week.” Excuse me, six a week?! Fifty courses in one summer?! J...
Via Back9Network
11 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
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Josh Smith wants us to believe that he will be in the paint more

Detroit Pistons forward Josh Smith hasn’t made the impact that Pistons fans thought he would have. Smith’s disappointing season led to him being in trade discussions. Smith is very good in the paint but for some reason, he loves take long two’s and threes. Well Smith says he has bulked up this season and plans to be down in the paint more. “I’m ready to play whatever position...
Via No Guts, No Glory
17 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Knicks: What is the Knicks’ Biggest Weakness?

New York Knicks: What is the Knicks’ Biggest Weakness? By Troy Tauscher: Staff Writer/Hoopstuff… As one of the most storied franchises in American professional sports, the Knicks’ 2014 season was, to put it simply, a massive disappointment. The decimating coaching and injury issues destroyed the Knicks’ prospects for a successful season. So did their lack of defense. As the...
Via HoopStuff
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Is JR Smith 1 of the Greatest Shooters of All Time?

Knicks star JR Smith wants you to know that he believes he’s one of the greatest shooters the game has ever seen. And he plans to back that up this season.  Smith took to his Instagram to make the proclamation, and then posted a bit of history to support his claim.   Men lie women lie but…. JR will be 29 on September 9th and currently ranks 30th in NBA history with 1,312...
Via Jocks and Stiletto Jill
24 days ago  |  Discuss

J.R. Smith: ‘I’m on pace to be one of the best shooters ever’

New York Knicks guard J.R. Smith has never been short of character and confidence, and after a sub-par 2013 season, Smith showed off his confidence on Tuesday. The 11-year veteran took to Instagram to post the following about himself, stating that he’s on pace to be “one of the best shooters the game had ever seen“. […]
Via Full Scale Sports
25 days ago  |  Discuss

J.R. Smith: ‘I’m on pace to be one of the best shooters the game had ever seen’

J.R. Smith recently said he wants to be a leader for the Knicks, and hopes that he and his fellow two-guards can “put their egos aside” when it comes to new coach Derek Fisher’s decisions on playing time at the position this season. That last part might prove too tall a task for Smith to accomplish himself. Confidence has never been a problem for the mercurial shooting guard...
Via Pro Sports Daily
25 days ago  |  Discuss

JR Smith He’s One Of The Best Shooters In The Game

JR Smith once again shares his views on himself.  It’s cool to share whatever you please on social media but just make sure that you follow through. JR Smith posted a photo on his Instagram and the caption read: They said I wouldn’t make it! I did! They said I wouldn’t stay! This is my 11th yr! They said you can’t shoot like that in the league! I’m on pace to be one of...
Via Geeks and Cleats
25 days ago  |  Discuss

JR Smith Says He’s One of the Best Shooters Ever in NBA

Wait…….What……..    
Via BlackSportsOnline
25 days ago  |  Discuss

J.R. Smith says he wants to take leadership role for New York Knicks

There are few players in the NBA like New York Knicks guard J.R. Smith and according to a recent interview, it seems that Smith wants to take on a bigger role with the Knicks. In an interview with ESPN New York’s Ian Begley, Smith stated that his main goal for the upcoming NBA season was to become a leader for the team: “Be a leader,” Smith said in an interview with ESPNNewYork...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
29 days ago  |  Discuss

JR Smith Wants to Be a Leader for the Knicks

Currently, JR Smith is the leader in taking big booty girls to the hotel (video here), but on the court he says that he is ready to take a leadership role. Here is what he had to say via ESPN. “Be a leader,” Smith said in an interview with ESPNNewYork.com on Thursday at his foundation’s annual golf fundraiser. “We’ve got so many younger guys around. A lot of the older guys...
Via BlackSportsOnline
August 21, 2014  |  Discuss

NBA’s J.R. Smith Plays Golf with Special Olympics Superstar

New York Knicks guard J.R. Smith at one point was said to have a golf handicap in the single digits. In May, when he took over the Players Championship’s Twitter account, that number was up to 13. So he’s presumably been on the course this summer working on fine-tuning his swing. After all, he needs to keep his name among those known as the best NBA golfers. Smith was out on...
Via Back9Network
August 21, 2014  |  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 Brings 3 Big-Booty Girls To A Hotel?

Sometimes, my job is simply to provide a bit of clarity for you. Video footage on TMZsports shows Knicks star JR Smith taking three big-booty girls to a hotel. Presumably, for a night that most men – maybe a few women too – dream of. Unfortunately your browser does not support IFrames.  The reality is that JR and the ladies were headed to the Ciroc Pineapple event that was...
Via Jocks and Stiletto Jill
August 21, 2014  |  Discuss

JR Smith Takes Not 1, Not 2, Not 3, etc Big Booty Girls to the Telly (Video)

Nothing surprising about the video below. JR will always be rumbling. Unfortunately your browser does not support IFrames. J.R. Smith – Watch More Celebrity Videos or Subscribe
Via BlackSportsOnline
August 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Carmelo Anthony, J.R. Smith dominate pickup game at NYC’s Terminal 23 (video)

In a pickup game at Terminal 23, Jordan Brand’s top-notch basketball training facility across the street from Madison Square Garden, New York Knicks teammates Carmelo Anthony and J.R. Smith dominated, draining jumpers and throwing down dunks over fellow NBAers Lance Stephenson, David Lee and Chris Douglas-Roberts. TMZ go their hands on some footage from the […] The post Carmelo...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
August 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Carmelo Anthony and JR Smith Play Pick-up at Terminal 23

Teammates Carmelo Anthony and JR Smith hooked up for a pick-up game at Terminal 23 that also included Chris Smith, Lance Stephenson and David Lee according to TMZ. However the real news here is Melo’s weight. I haven’t seen him this thin since his Syracuse days. The post Carmelo Anthony and JR Smith Play Pick-up at Terminal 23 appeared first on Hooped Up.
Via Hooped Up
August 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Carmelo Anthony & J.R. Smith Dominate Pick-up Game In NYC (Video)

Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony and J.R. Smith played a pick-up game in New York City Tuesday with Warriors’ David Lee, Hornets’ Lance Stephenson and free agent Chris Douglas-Roberts, and according to the footage via TMZ Sports, the two dominated their competition. h/t Bleacher Report The post Carmelo Anthony & J.R. Smith Dominate Pick-up Game In NYC (Video) appeared first on...
Via Beyond The Buzzer
August 19, 2014  |  Discuss
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