LeBron, J.R. Smith joke about where they get their moves

Everyone often draws their talents from something or somewhere. With many great athletes of the past, many in today’s game often draw or develop moves from past greats to integrate into their playing style. Following the Cavs’ 99-84 loss in Game 3 on Saturday, LeBron James and JR Smith were both asked by the media who inspires their playing styles on the court. James credits...
Via The Comeback
2 days ago  |  Discuss

JR Smith says he learned his fadeaway threes from video games

Cleveland Cavaliers guard JR Smith is a lot of things, but regardless of what you feel about him, you have to admit he is a very exciting player when he steps onto the court. Smith is fearless and is willing to launch the ball from anywhere on the court. If he gets hot, there can be no reaction other than frustration as he knocks down the seemingly impossible shocks. But where did...
Via Campus Sports Net
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Cleveland's passion rubbing off on Cavs guard J.R. Smith

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) Like one of his 3-pointers, Cavaliers guard J.R. Smith has fallen for Cleveland. Smith, whose outside shooting and tenacious defense have helped the Cavs sweep their first two series in this year's playoffs, admires the way Cleveland fans stick with their teams - win or lose. The city has waited since 1964 for the Browns, Indians or Cavaliers to win a championship...
Via Associated Press
7 days ago  |  Discuss

J.R. Smith takes shot at Knicks fans while praising Cavaliers supporters

It’s not enough that J.R. Smith left behind all the dysfunction plaguing the New York Knicks organization and is bidding for an NBA title with the Cleveland Cavaliers. He had to take a potshot at the Knicks’ long-suffering fans. Smith, who joined the Cavaliers after during a midseason trade last year that shipped himself and Iman Shumpert to Cleveland, took some time ahead...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Cavs’ J.R. Smith: “I think we’re going to win the championship” (Video)

In VICE Sports’ latest “Ride Along”, the burgeoning media outlet was able to spend some quality time with Cleveland Cavaliers guard J.R. Smith, going through the streets of Beverly Hills, California. During the four-and-a-half-minute video, one which kicks off with the swingman having to pick up a call from LeBron James, Smith was able to detail some of his life’s biggest...
Via Waiting For Next Year
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Cavs break NBA playoff record for 3-pointers in a single series

In just three games, the Cleveland Cavaliers have broken an NBA record for most three-point baskets made in a single playoff series. The NBA announced this incredible feat on Twitter, accompanied by a video montage of all the team’s made threes. Through just 3 games, the @cavs have set NBA record for THREES in a playoff series with 61 made! https://t.co/5XdULeE5fK — NBA...
Via Sportsnaut
17 days ago  |  Discuss

J.R. Smith: Cavalier's Postseason X-Factor

During the 2014 offseason, when the Cavaliers were blessed with the return of Lebron James and the subsequent trade for Kevin Love, Dion Waiters infamously remarked, "I ain't worried about it, by the end of the year they will be talking about the Big Four." Well, Waiters did not even last until Christmas before his poor shot selection and inability to get along with teammates led...
Via The Sports Quotient
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: NC State Guard Dennis Smith Jr.’s Recovering Knee Looks Fine Doing This Dunk

NC State guard Dennis Smith graduated early and joined the Wolfpack program this winter as he continued his recovery from a torn left ACL he suffered last summer. The five-star recruit seems to have made tremendous progress based on the video he posted on Twitter last night. This is for all the fans that waited… pic.twitter.com/TsaiQY3UA9 — Dennis Smith Jr. (@Jhooper_3) April...
Via College Spun
April 21, 2016  |  Discuss

JR Smith sued over alleged nightclub choking incident

Cleveland Cavaliers guard J.R. Smith reportedly is facing a $2.5 million lawsuit stemming from an alleged altercation outside a New York nightclub this past November. A man named Justin Brown, who was 19 at the time, alleges Smith “choked and struck him in his head and neck area” outside 1Oak nightclub after he asked the former New York Knick to take a photo with him, according...
Via NESN.com
March 27, 2016  |  Discuss

JR Smith unloads on Cavs after blowout loss

The Cleveland Cavaliers were blown out by the Washington Wizards on Sunday, but a lot of that probably had to do with LeBron James being given the day off. J.R. Smith does not see that as a viable excuse. After the 113-99 loss, Smith went off about the lack of focus his team showed. “If we’re going to play with a lack of energy … and come out and play the way we did today...
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 28, 2016  |  Discuss

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