Sims: Is J.R. Smith Really Ready To Return From Broken Thumb?J.R. Smith is readying to come back from surgery for what was termed a “complex thumb fracture” sustained on Dec. 20 while trying to swipe a ball from an opponent.
George Karl In New Book: Carmelo Anthony Had 'No Commitment To The Hard, Dirty Work'In "Furious George," Karl called the NBA star, now with the Knicks, the "the best offensive player I ever coached," but added that Anthony was also "a user of people, addicted to the spotlight and very unhappy when he had to share it."
Fans Seeing New Side Of J.R. Smith Following Cavaliers' Title RunLeBron James is rightfully getting a majority of the praise for bringing a championship to Cleveland, but a former New York Knick is getting a lot of attention.
Phil Jackson Dishes On J.R. Smith's 'Delinquent Behavior' And 'Gal' TroublesKnicks president gets into the nitty-gritty of his decision to trade Smith and Iman Shumpert to Cleveland in January.
Keidel: Former Knicks' Contributions To NBA Finals Were As Bad As AdvertisedIf 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.
Schmeelk: Cavaliers Avoid Big Hole In NBA Finals With Good Old Fashioned DefenseWith 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.
Ex-Knick J.R. Smith Admits He Feels Insulted, Disrespected By Trade To CavsJ.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.
J.R. Smith Takes Shot At Knicks On InstagramNeedless to say, J.R. Smith is enjoying every minute of his time in Cleveland with LeBron James.
WATCH: Cavaliers' J.R. Smith Ejected For Knocking Jae Crowder To FloorJ.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.
Phil Jackson Rips Knicks After 'Heartburn'-Inducing LossSunday'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.
J.R. Smith, Iman Shumpert Help Cavaliers Clobber KnicksLeBron 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.
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."
J.R. Smith, Iman Shumpert Thank Knicks On InstagramSmith 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.
Jared Max: Dolan's Knicks Are The Biggest Ripoff In SportsIt 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.
Schmeelk: Knicks' Cleansing Continues In Trade They Had To MakeThe 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.