J.R. Smith

The Cleveland Cavaliers’ J.R. Smith, right, shoots against the Golden State Warriors during the first quarter of Game 6 of the NBA Finals at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio, on June 16, 2015. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Keidel: Former Knicks’ Contributions To NBA Finals Were As Bad As Advertised

If you need to know why LeBron James produced more offense for a team in the championship round than any in league history, just look at his most unsupportive, supporting cast.

06/17/2015

Draymond Green of the Golden State Warriors looks to shoot under pressure from J.R. Smith, Matthew Dellavedova and Timofey Mozgov of the Cleveland Cavaliers during Game 2 of the 2015 NBA Finals on June 7, 2015 in Oakland, California. (FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Cavaliers Avoid Big Hole In NBA Finals With Good Old Fashioned Defense

With Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving out, by all rights the Cavaliers should be down two games instead of heading back to Cleveland with home-court advantage.

06/08/2015

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Ex-Knick J.R. Smith Admits He Feels Insulted, Disrespected By Trade To Cavs

J.R. Smith — who was traded to the Cavaliers in January — admitted on Wednesday that he was insulted and felt disrespected when Knicks president Phil Jackson dealt him along with Iman Shumpert.

06/04/2015

J.R. Smith (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

J.R. Smith Takes Shot At Knicks On Instagram

Needless to say, J.R. Smith is enjoying every minute of his time in Cleveland with LeBron James.

05/15/2015

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WATCH: Cavaliers’ J.R. Smith Ejected For Knocking Jae Crowder To Floor

J.R. Smith was ejected from Cleveland’s playoff game on Sunday after swinging his arm back and knocking Boston’s Jae Crowder to the floor early in the second half.

04/27/2015

J.R. Smith of the Cleveland Cavaliers goes for the jam against the New York Knicks on February 22, 2015 at Madison Square Garden. (Photo by Nathaniel Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Phil Jackson Rips Knicks After ‘Heartburn’-Inducing Loss

Sunday’s defeat to the Cavs was made even more embarrassing by a vicious alley-oop from Shumpert to Smith. Somebody get P-Jax an antacid — ASAP.

02/23/2015

Cleveland's Iman Shumpert shoots against the Knicks on Feb. 22, 2015. (credit: Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

J.R. Smith, Iman Shumpert Help Cavaliers Clobber Knicks

LeBron James and Kyrie Irving each scored 18 points, J.R. Smith had 17 and hooked up with Iman Shumpert on a dazzling dunk in their return to the New York, and the Cleveland Cavaliers crushed the Knicks 101-83 on Sunday.

02/23/2015

J.R. Smith #5 of the Cleveland Cavaliers walks to the bench during a time-out against the Houston Rockets during the first half of their game on January 7, 2015 at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by David Maxwell/Getty Images)

J.R. Smith On Knicks: Everyone Was ‘Walking On Eggshells’

“Everybody in the building was pretty much walking on eggshells, so it’s kind of hard to prosper that way, especially when you’re not accustomed to it.”

01/08/2015

J.R. Smith (Photo by David Dow/NBAE via Getty Images)

J.R. Smith, Iman Shumpert Thank Knicks On Instagram

Smith was the NBA’s Sixth Man of the Year in 2013, but has battled injuries to his heel this season, along with his usual struggles with shot selection and focus off the court.

01/06/2015

A view of Madison Square Garden before fans are admitted to the arena. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Jared Max: Dolan’s Knicks Are The Biggest Ripoff In Sports

It is fitting that the pro basketball team that calls Manhattan its home is as overpriced as the city itself. Sell your tickets, Knicks fans. Sell them quickly.

01/06/2015

Iman Shumpert and J.R. Smith inactive against the Sacramento Kings on December 27, 2014 at Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, California. (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Knicks’ Cleansing Continues In Trade They Had To Make

The Knicks now have millions more in cap space. Phil Jackson could screw it all up by signing the wrong players, but he is giving himself the opportunity to build a team the way he wants.

01/06/2015

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Boomer & Carton: Phil Jackson ‘Wakes From His Slumber’ And Makes Some Moves

Boomer has been calling for a culture change with regards to the Knicks for a long time, so he was thrilled to see J.R. Smith go…

WFAN–01/06/2015

J.R. Smith (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Knicks Trade Guards J.R. Smith, Iman Shumpert To Cavaliers

The Cavaliers have traded guard Dion Waiters to Oklahoma City and acquired guards J.R. Smith and Iman Shumpert from the rebuilding New York Knicks in a three-team trade.

01/05/2015

The New York Knicks during the game against the Phoenix Suns on December 20, 2014 at Madison Square Garden (Photo by David Dow/NBAE via Getty Images)

Santa Schmeelk Hands Out His Annual Christmas Gifts To The Knicks

As the annual tradition goes, Santa Schmeelk is coming to town and presenting the Knicks with some gifts to help them get through this usually joyous, but now painful time of year.

12/24/2014

J.R. Smith (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Knicks Should Trade J.R. Smith For Anything With A Pulse

The Knicks should be jumping at a chance to trade him for anything with a pulse (or not) that has an expiring contract this season.

12/23/2014

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