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Former New York Knicks’ Guard J.R. Smith Uses Instagram to Take Shot at Former Team
May 15th, 2015 at 11:40 AM
Former New York Knicks' shooting guard J.R. Smith took to the popular image sharing platform Instagram on Thursday evening to rub salt in the wounds of Knicks fans' as Smith's new team, the Cleveland Cavaliers advanced to the Eastern Conference championship. ***PHOTO1*** Smith, who played for the Knicks for three-and-a-half seasons, was...

Former New York Knicks’ Chris Smith Signs with KB Peja in Kosovo
February 5th, 2015 at 8:37 PM
Thank you Serbia! American basketball fans can all thank the European country for saving them from having to watch the Chris Smith pretend he's a professional basketball player. The former New York Knicks' waste of space has signed with KB Peja, a professional basketball team in Kosovo. ***PHOTO1*** One of the first...

How Does New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony’s Leadership Compare with Cleveland Cavaliers’ LeBron James?
January 21st, 2015 at 3:34 PM
There's been a lot said about Carmelo Anthony over the years. He shoots too much, he's a ball hog, he doesn't play defense, he isn't a winner. Sound familiar? Another part of his criticism is his leadership. So how does his close friend and former teammate J.R. Smith think his...

Former New York Knicks Guard J.R. Smith Plans High Shooting Volume with Cleveland Cavaliers
January 7th, 2015 at 8:44 PM
After being traded to the Cleveland Cavaliers, former New York Knicks guard J.R. Smith is planning on doing what he does best. He plans on shooting and shooting often. The Cleveland media may find him funny right now but they'll soon learn he's a man of his word. ***PHOTO1*** J.R. Smith plays...

New York Knicks Made Three-Team Trade for ‘style’ Change
January 6th, 2015 at 7:18 PM
Yesterday the New York Knicks were one of three teams involved in a trade that allowed them to clear more salary going into the off-season. While it's a move that won’t do anything to improve the team this season it could go a long way to improving the team moving...

Knicks Trade Iman Shumpert, J.R. Smith to Cavaliers in Three-Team Deal with Thunder
January 5th, 2015 at 9:07 PM
UPDATE (9:36 p.m.): Reggie Jackson will not be a part of the trade to the Knicks. However, the Knicks will get a future first round pick from Oklahoma City and a 2019 second round pick from Cleveland in the trade. The Knicks will also get Lance Thomas, Alex Kirk and Lou Amundsen,...

Carmelo Anthony Sits for Short-Handed Knicks; Drop 10th Straight in 97-81 Loss to Pistons
January 3rd, 2015 at 12:58 AM
Former New York Knicks power forward Larry Johnson called the team an embarrassment and a team that lacked heart after their performance on Friday night against the Detroit Pistons. ***PHOTO1*** There's another thing the Knicks were on Friday night, and that was short-handed; they were missing Carmelo Anthony as he sat because...

Andrea Bargnani, J.R. Smith Return; Knicks Drop 9th Straight in 99-78 Loss to Clippers
January 1st, 2015 at 12:24 PM
On New Years Eve, the New York Knicks got some good news and then the same, typical bad news that they had in 2014. ***PHOTO1*** The good news, the Knicks got Andrea Bargnani on the court for the first time in the season after leg and ankle injuries plagued him through the...

J.R. Smith Has ’80 Percent Chance’ of Returning for Knicks on Christmas Day Vs. Wizards
December 23rd, 2014 at 11:56 AM
The New York Knicks have been without the services of shooting guard J.R. Smith for the last seven games due to a foot injury; in that time, the team is 1-6 and has had to go with Tim Hardaway Jr. as the starter. ***PHOTO1*** With Smith out, Iman Shumpert would normally be...

How Should New York Knicks Rebuild Next Off-season?
December 23rd, 2014 at 7:07 AM
The New York Knicks are in the midst of a terrible season. It's hard to watch. It could be labeled a forgettable season if it weren't for the nightmares the team has given its fan base. With a superstar intact, how should the Knicks rebuild in the off-season? ***PHOTO1*** Before talking about...

Phil Jackson Puts December Deadline on New York Knicks Growth
November 24th, 2014 at 12:13 AM
Both Phil Jackson and Derek Fisher have preached patients since taking over the New York Knicks. They knew it would take time to get everyone playing together and with the same things in mind after introducing the triangle offense. That being said, eventually the players need to either show something...

Magic Hold Off Late Rally, Send Knicks to 6th Straight Loss in 97-95 Victory
November 12th, 2014 at 11:01 PM
Heading into Wednesday night's home game against the Orlando Magic as losers of five straight, the New York Knicks really could have used a win at Madison Square Garden, especially since it had been 10 days since they were on the winning side of a game. ***PHOTO1*** Instead, it was Orlando who...

New York Knicks’ J.R. Smith: I Got Suspended on My Reputation; Groin Shot Wasn’t Intentional
November 7th, 2014 at 4:59 PM
This past week, New York Knicks guard J.R. Smith was suspended one game for his groin shot on Tuesday night to Washington Wizards Glen Rice Jr. in a 98-83 loss for the Knicks at Madison Square Garden. ***PHOTO1*** Smith sat out of Wednesday night's 98-95 loss for the Knicks against the Detroit...

New York Knicks’ J.R. Smith Suspended 1 Game for Groin Hit to Wizards’ Glen Rice
November 5th, 2014 at 5:20 PM
The NBA decided on Wednesday that the groin shot delievered to Washington Wizards' Glen Rice Jr., intentional or not, was enough to keep J.R. Smith off the court for at least one night. ***VIDEO1*** Just hours before the New York Knicks are set to take on the Detroit Pistons at the Palace...

New York Knicks’ J.R. Smith Could Get Punished for Groin Hit on Wizards’ Glen Rice
November 5th, 2014 at 8:37 AM
Last year, J.R. Smith's on-court antics with un-tying players shoelaces got him fined by the league. His latest incident could also cost him in the wallet and in playing time. ***PHOTO1*** During the New York Knicks 98-83 loss to the Washington Wizards on Tuesday night at Madison Square Garden, J.R. Smith went...

NBA Trade Rumors: New York Knicks, Indiana Pacers Have Discussed J.R. Smith, Chris Copeland Trade
November 4th, 2014 at 2:23 PM
In part of Phil Jackson's attempt to re-shape, re-tool and re-look the New York Knicks roster, the Knicks president has talked to another team about dealing one of the veteran players on the roster. ***PHOTO1*** Marc Berman of the New York Post reported on Tuesday that the Knicks and Indiana Pacers have...

New York Knicks Spoil LeBron James Return; Defeat Cleveland Cavaliers 95-90
October 30th, 2014 at 11:49 PM
On Thursday night, the New York Knicks were coming into Cleveland a beaten team and a reeling team fresh off a 24-point beating at the hands of the Chicago Bulls in Madison Square Garden, so the task of trying to stop the Cleveland Cavaliers on the night where LeBron James...

Knicks’ J.R. Smith on 104-80 Loss to Bulls: We Stopped Competing in 2nd Half
October 30th, 2014 at 11:56 AM
On Wednesday night, the New York Knicks were thoroughly dismantled and dominated by the Chicago Bulls in their home opener at Madison Square Garden 104-80. While the Bulls looked like a legit contender in the East, the Knicks looked anything but that. ***PHOTO1*** The most competitive the Knicks looked was in the...

Former New York Knicks’ Guard Chris Smith Entering D-League Draft
October 26th, 2014 at 2:57 PM
Chris Smith was a disaster as part of the New York Knicks. It was outlandish that he made the Knicks roster out of training camp after looking like one of the worst players all summer and in training camp. If it weren't for a wink-nod deal done while re-signing his...

New York Knicks’ J.R. Smith Experiencing Back Spasms Due to Bus Rides to Preseason Games
October 15th, 2014 at 1:15 PM
During the New York Knicks 84-77 preseason win over the Philadelphia 76ers on Tuesday night in Syracuse, J.R. Smith had to come out of the game for the Knicks due to suffering back spasms. ***PHOTO1*** He eventually was able to return to the game, but after the game, Smith said the reason...