At the end of the half, J.R. Smith decided a 39-point h…

At the end of the half, J.R. Smith decided a 39-point halftime lead — one point shy of an NBA playoff record — wasn’t enough. Smith chased down an offensive rebound after a Kevin Love miss, and, facing away from the hoop, twirled in mid-air and threw in an absurd shot that was, frankly, a fitting end to the first half:

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July 20, 2017 | 10:06 pm EDT Update
Trail Blazers teammates Damian Lillard and C.J. McCollum have been trying to sell Carmelo Anthony on joining Portland in a potential trade. They see Anthony as a missing piece to a team that was the No. 8 seed in a now-stacked Western Conference. Lillard went as far as to imply that Anthony joining Portland would make the Blazers at Golden State’s level or better.
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The Warriors swept the Trail Blazers (easily) in the first round of the NBA playoffs last season. With that in mind, Draymond Green had himself a good laugh upon hearing of Lillard’s comments.

😂😂😂😂😂 give it a break @damianlillard

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