I choose to believe JR Smith chose #8 with the Knicks because of R. Kelly's jersey/jacket/vest thing in the "Gigolo" video.
That was JR Smith’s 1st shot attempt.
JR Smith just chucked a 3 from like 40 feet thinking time was expiring. But there was like 5 seconds left.
Knicks announce JR smith has back spasms but is probable to return
"To just play without thinking," JR Smith said, "I think it's going to take some time." Ummm.
JR Smith said again it'll take "at least 2-3 months" to learn triangle.
JR Smith limped into the locker room a bit, but claims he's just tired, not hurt.
Ugly performance at MSG - but jeez, folks, I gave you JR Smith opening a bagel shop. You can't have everything.
Just preseason, but Stoudemire (2-of-9, three turnovers) and JR Smith (0-for-5) both struggling out there quite a bit.
JR Smith, on MSG when asked if he wants to start, says "I want to do what ever Phil Jackson and Derek Fisher says."
Second unit coming in: Larkin, Hardaway Jr, Stoudemire, JR Smith and Aldrich are on the floor together.
JR Smith's stats over his 1st 18 games last season: 10.1 ppg (33.3 FG% and 65 FT%) Over the final 18 gms: 18.6 ppg (47.5 FG% and 80.6 FT%)
Asked JR Smith how long he thought itd take to get comfortable enough to where the offense is 2nd nature to them. "Probably 2 or 3 months."
Welp, you know JR Smith won't pay attention to his coaches now. He’s totally gonna wait for “The Triangle” movie to come out…
JR Smith has been the lead guard on the white team for many possessions during this late-practice offensive drill.
More JR Smith West Point: "If I wake up at 5 am, go to sleep at 6, I don’t think that works w/my schedule. That is a different lifestyle."
Of course JR Smith would have some fun with security at West Point. Of course
JR Smith says he feels he can start this camp with nothing hovering over him unlike last year when he came off surgery w/ looming suspension
JR Smith said he didn't feel all the way healthy from knee surgery last year until there was about 30 games left in the season.