8:20 AM EDT, Mon July 28, 2014

Knicks expect 'focused' J.R.; do you?

We’re not breaking any news when we tell you that, to many NBA observers, J.R. Smith is a talented but erratic scorer whose behavior can leave coaches, GMs and team presidents pulling their hair out. Viewed in that context, Smith's 2013-14 season with the Knicks may have been his defining campaign. It began with an offseason knee surgery that was timed, by Smith's own admission, to allow him to capitalize on his free agency. It continued with a five-game suspension for a violation of the NBA's banned substance policy.
Rotoworld Jul 20, 2014

Report: Knicks consider trading J.R. Smith - J.R. Smith (G/F) New York Knicks

The Knicks are reportedly considering trade options involving J.R. Smith, Iman Shumpert and Shane Larkin.
New York Post Jul 17, 2014

How J.R. Smith’s deal impacts the Knicks’ cap space in 2015

The Knicks were thrilled J.R. Smith accepted a four-year, $24.5 million guaranteed deal last July, offering him the most they could under the Early-Bird exception. It was surprising hours later...
Newsday Jul 16, 2014

Knicks' J.R. Smith looking to bounce back this season

After what he called the worst season of his career, J.R. Smith is surprised he's still with the Knicks.

J.R. 'wouldn't blame' Phil for trading him

J.R. Smith is confident the Knicks can win the Eastern Conference this season, but is he confident he’ll be a part of the team? Smith appeared on ESPN2’s First Take on Wednesday and talked about the Knicks’ glut at shooting guard and said he “wouldn’t blame” Phil Jackson and the Knicks if the team decided to trade him last season. “No. Absolutely not. The way I was playing, I was playing like a person who didn’t want to be there,” Smith said.
Posting and Toasting Jul 16, 2014
J.R. Smith went on

J.R. Smith went on "First Take"

J.R. stopped by to chat about his summer, last season, and the coming Knicks season We haven't heard much from J.R. Smith yet this summer. Unlike much of the roster, he's been set in place, uninvolved in trade speculation and under contract for two more years. So, while there was drama about Anthony's free agency, analysis of trading Tyson Chandler and Raymond Felton, the Knicks' draft picks, and who they could add with the mini-MLE, Smith has remained out of the conversation. Well, fear not! J.R. is alive and well. He stopped by ESPN today for a brief appearance on "First Take" (hat-tip to...
New York Daily News Jul 16, 2014
J.R. Smith would've understood if Jackson traded him

J.R. Smith would've understood if Jackson traded him

J.R. Smith is looking forward to his future with the Knicks, but he would not have blamed Phil Jackson for trading him this summer following a terrible personal 2013-14 season, which he calls the "worst year I've had" in the NBA.
New York Post Jul 16, 2014

J.R. Smith says winning East is ‘realistic,’ surprised he wasn’t axed

J.R. Smith is confident the Knicks have a chance to win what is suddenly a wide-open Eastern Conference, with the splintering of the Big 3 in Miami. “Extremely realistic,” the...
New York Post Jul 15, 2014

J.R. Smith mocks Rihanna, Heat fans with one great photo

With all the drama surrounding Carmelo Anthony and his Knicks return, we almost forgot about J.R. Smith. Don’t worry, though, he is still Instagramming and tweeting away for your enjoyment....

J.R. Smith Photos

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