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JR Smith
Position: G
Born: 09/09/85
Height: 6-6 / 1.98
Weight:220 lbs. / 99.8 kg.
Salary: $12,800,000
“There’s definitely enough time to where I can get into a good rhythm,” Love said Friday, in his first public comments since undergoing surgery Feb. 14 to remove “loose bodies” from his left knee. “I don’t know what the (plan is) as far as other guys resting or me resting going forward, but I imagine between J.R. (Smith) and myself, we’ll get out there and get our wind and be ready to go for whenever (the start of the playoffs is) in April.” The timetable the Cavs gave (at the recommendation of doctors) for Love’s absence is six weeks. Love said he expects to be out that long, which would put his return to the court somewhere around March 28 — Cleveland plays that night in Boston.
Storyline: JR Smith Injury
For the second straight game, Cleveland Cavaliers swingman J.R. Smith was working out on the court prior to tipoff, testing his surgically repaired thumb. “He seems to be doing very well. I’d say he’s on schedule, maybe slightly ahead of schedule,” general manager David Griffin said Thursday night, about two hours before the Cavs hosted the New York Knicks in the first game since the All-Star break.
Storyline: JR Smith Injury