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CHRIS SMITH RUMORS & GOSSIP

Source: J.R. Smith Got On James Dolan's Bad Side After Brother's Release

J.R. Smith has gotten on James Dolan's bad side because of his private and public reaction to the New York Knicks' release of his brother, Chris Smith, according to a source. Dolan did not appreciate Smith's reaction on social media when his younger brother was waived. The Knicks reportedly started shopping Smith in trade talks shortly after the conversation between the front office...
Via RealGM
January 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Chris Smith, brother of J.R., to sign with Los Angeles D-Fenders

The Los Angeles D-Fenders really are doing work this season and are collecting some interesting names on their roster. Recently, the Lakers’ D-League affiliate added Terrence Williams to the squad and now they’re reportedly bringing in former Knicks guard Chris Smith, according to Ridiculous Upside. Many viewed Smith’s contract with the Knicks as a favor to his brother, J.R...
Via Lakerholicz.com
January 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Chris Smith To Sign With D-Fenders

Chris Smith will sign with the Los Angeles D-Fenders. Smith was recently waived by the New York Knicks to create a roster spot for Jeremy Tyler. Smith averaged 11.3 points in six games with the Erie BayHawks of the D-League on an assignment from the Knicks.
Via RealGM
January 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Knicks sign F Tyler, waive G Chris Smith amid controversy over spot

The Knicks have signed forward Jeremy Tyler and waived guard Chris Smith, whose roster spot had caused some controversy in New York. Tyler had been playing for Erie, the Knicks' NBA Development League affiliate, after recovering from a broken right foot. The Knicks had originally signed him in August but waived him in October following his injury. Tyler, who first made news when...
Via Associated Press
December 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Knicks sign Tyler, waive Chris Smith

The Knicks have signed forward Jeremy Tyler and waived guard Chris Smith, whose roster spot had caused some controversy in New York. Tyler had been playing for Erie, the Knicks' NBA Development League affiliate, after recovering from a broken right foot. The Knicks had originally signed him in August but waived him in October following his injury. Tyler, who first made news when...
Via Associated Press
December 31, 2013  |  Discuss

J.R. Smith posts Instagram photo after brother is cut by Knicks

Earlier today, the New York Knicks cut reserve Chris Smith to add a roster spot for Jeremy Tyler. Under normal circumstances, this wouldn’t draw much ire except for the fact that Chris is J.R. Smith’s younger brother. After hearing the news, J.R. posted this image on Instagram: That’s the sad part about betrayal, huh? *** Smith image courtesy of Getty Images
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
December 30, 2013  |  Discuss

JR Smith feels betrayed by Knicks after they released his brother

The New York Knicks are going to waive Chris Smith, and older brother J.R. is not happy about the move. The Knicks plan to waive Smith, 26, to make room for big man Jeremy Tyler, who has been playing in the Knicks’ D-League affiliate. Chris Smith’s presence with the Knicks — he was signed for […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 30, 2013  |  Discuss

J.R. Smith gives “groin tap” to brother Chris on Knicks sideline

There are plenty of hijinx that go on NBA sidelines and earlier today, New York Knicks guard J.R. Smith decided to welcome his brother back to the team with some tough love. As the Knicks/Grizzlies went into a stoppage of play, Chris Smith was giving well-wishes to Knicks players as they returned to the sideline area. Watch as J.R. gives his brother a “groin tap” that causes...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
December 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Chris Smith Expects To Stay With Knicks Through Possible Moves

Despite the New York Knicks’ trade search for a point guard, Chris Smith received a call up from the NBA D-League and has remained confident about his roster spot. The Knicks have pursued Kyle Lowry while keeping an eye on Jeremy Tyler, but Smith anticipates staying with the organization past any moves. “Yeah, definitely expect to be here,” Smith told RealGM. “I feel my number...
Via RealGM
December 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Short-handed Knicks recall Chris Smith from Erie

The New York Knicks have recalled guard Chris Smith from Erie of the NBA Development League after yet another injury to their backcourt. Pablo Prigioni broke his right big toe in Monday's loss to Washington, joining fellow point guard Raymond Felton among the injured. The Knicks are hoping Tyson Chandler can return from a broken leg Wednesday at Milwaukee, but forward Kenyon Martin...
Via Associated Press
December 17, 2013  |  Discuss
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