J.R. Smith is far from the perfect player, but the Knicks have no choice but to sign him. If J.R. wants to bolt to a bad team for more money, he can.
Carmelo Anthony scored 40 points as the Knicks defeated the Magic in Orlando 114-106. The Knicks have won two straight overall and four in a row over the Magic, dating back to last season.
The Knicks were out-gunned by the Magic on Monday afternoon at Madison Square Garden. Ryan Anderson exploded for Orlando, scoring a career-high 30 points.