HoopsHype JR Smith Buzz Meter

by HoopsHype - Updated: October 17, 2014 | 02:36 PM

Fred Kerber

#Knicks JR Smith talked to #Giants Victor Cruz Thurs: "He’s in great spirits which is pretty much all you can do at this point"

Adam Zagoria

#Knicks JR Smith says he thinks Dennis Rodman comparison is fair and he appreciates Rodman took time to Tweet about him.

Chris Sheridan

Dennis Rodman calls #Knicks JR Smith the new Dennis Rodman. Like that's a compliment #NBA sheridanhoops.com/2014/10/16/twe…

Emiliano Carchia

Dennis Rodman tweets JR Smith is the new Dennis Rodman sportando.com/en/usa/nba/137… Should JR Smith be happy for that?

Dennis Rodman

Sending love to the zen master @Phil Jackson and the @New York Knicks for this season. Good luck to @therealjrsmith who is the new Dennis Rodman

Ian Begley

#Knicks say JR Smith has lower back spasms and is probable to return.

Tommy Beer

Knicks announce JR smith has back spasms but is probable to return

Al Iannazzone

"To just play without thinking," JR Smith said, "I think it's going to take some time." Ummm.

Al Iannazzone

JR Smith said again it'll take "at least 2-3 months" to learn triangle.

Chris Herring

JR Smith limped into the locker room a bit, but claims he's just tired, not hurt.

Steve Popper

Ugly performance at MSG - but jeez, folks, I gave you JR Smith opening a bagel shop. You can't have everything.

Chris Herring

Just preseason, but Stoudemire (2-of-9, three turnovers) and JR Smith (0-for-5) both struggling out there quite a bit.

Tina Cervasio

Talked to @JR Smith about @TeamVic injury.The 2 R close friends. Report coming up @MSGNetworks #Knicks #Giants http://t.co/zc4458xqJ4

Tommy Beer

JR Smith, on his Instagram, jokes around about straightening up when Phil Jackson is around -- teamswish's video i.instagram.com/p/uEBYYStfBr/

Tommy Beer

JR Smith, on MSG when asked if he wants to start, says "I want to do what ever Phil Jackson and Derek Fisher says."

Ian Begley

Second unit coming in: Larkin, Hardaway Jr, Stoudemire, JR Smith and Aldrich are on the floor together.

Tommy Beer

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%)

Al Iannazzone

JR Smith started and had the final word on the Knicks preseason opener. Stop overthinking and "trust." newsday.com/sports/basketb… #knicks

Chris Herring

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."

Fred Kerber

#Knicks DFisher sed nagging aches 2 Shumpert, Hardaway were part but JR Smith starts cuz he "consistent in practice, his work ethic...great"

Gary Lee

!!! RT @netw3rk: During media day, JR Smith said he's excited because the Knicks "can attack from three angles." He gets the triangle.

Fred Kerber

#Knicks Derek Fisher sed JR Smith earned start but sed don't read too much into it, nothing etched in stone

Michael Scotto

Knicks Season Preview: Carmelo Anthony in the Triangle, Derek Fisher as coach, Phil Jackson as GM, JR Smith and more. sheridanhoops.com/2014/10/03/sco…

Tommy Beer

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…

Tas Melas

Worst golf trash talk ever? CP3 yapping JR Smith after a shanked shot (via @Kurt Helin): http://t.co/4VtGx7vVh3

Sean Highkin

Free idea: An oral history of JR Smith posting Kermit the Frog memes on Instagram instagram.com/p/tsUViWtfHD/

Amin Elhassan

*JR Smith joke RT @Kurt Helin: There's a James Harden joke in here RT @NBCNews: Tesla CEO mysteriously announces plans to unveil 'the D'

Al Iannazzone

JR Smith has been the lead guard on the white team for many possessions during this late-practice offensive drill.

Chris Herring

Breaking down JR Smith, and whether he has enough discipline to thrive under Derek Fisher and Phil Jackson online.wsj.com/articles/j-r-s…

Chris Herring

The Knicks are at West Point this week for training camp. So we wrote about why JR Smith would make a great cadet. online.wsj.com/articles/j-r-s…

Adam Zagoria

JR Smith on training camp at West Point: "Yeah, OK, if you are good with me, I am good with you." #KNicks

Adam Zagoria

Classic JR Smith on West Point: "I was like, hey man, I come in peace, I don’t want no problems over here. Dude had his big AK-47." #knicks

Scott Cacciola

As @howardmegdal points out, this whole JR Smith at West Point thing should be a reality show. Missed opportunity.

Ian Begley

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."

Josh Newman

Of course JR Smith would have some fun with security at West Point. Of course

Ian Begley

JR Smith jokes that he made it through security at West Point with no issue. Jokes that he told security guard "I come in peace." #Knicks

Ian Begley

JR Smith says he's not bothered by Phil comparing him to Dennis Rodman. Said he likes being compared to a Hall of Famer. #Knicks

Fred Kerber

#Knicks JR Smith said "there's not a team in the league that has" what Knicks have at two guard with himself, Hardaway and Shumpert

Alan Hahn

With no injuries/suspensions hanging over his head this camp, @JR Smith says “It’ll be a more productive start to the season for me.”

Ian Begley

JR Smith says #Knicks have "dynamic trio" at shooting guard with himself, Shumpert and Hardaway Jr. Says they can all work well together.

Ohm Youngmisuk

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

Ian Begley

JR Smith says he feels like he has a "clean slate" this year with no injuries or suspensions to deal with. #Knicks

Al Iannazzone

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.

Adam Zagoria

JR Smith says he hopes to have a much "better & productive" season and wasn't fully healthy until last 30 games of last year. #Knicks

Fred Kerber

#Knicks JR Smith sez he didn't feel right last year until the last 30 games

Job De Leon

I absolutely love that JJ Alejandro has adopted the JR Smith 3 celebration.

Jorge Sierra

Another ice bucket challenge with JR Smith this time. shar.es/1nj0eN