When J.R. Smith Is Your Savior

J.R. Smith is being considered in Houston as a fix for everything tragic in H-town. They are contemplating J.R. the impulsive or J.R. the streaky. While the Rockets need a lot of things, J.R.is hardly a player who will stop the bleeding, even as his talent to jack up shots early in the shot clock…

J.R. Smith Not Having a Good Second Season

Earl Joseph Smith III is having a forgettable post-season and that was before he had the brain freeze at the end of NBA Finals Game 1.  J.R., as he is affectionately known, is already a NBA champion. He has played in important games. But the knock on J.R. is that he drifts in and out…

The Most Powerful Cavalier is…Not LeBron James

LeBron James is getting increasingly frustrated by the no contract status of J.R. Smith. Smith, an important piece to the Cavs regular season and championship run, is lingering out there in no-man’s land, not in training camp, not involved in two-a-days, not basking in the limelight of being a NBA champion with his other NBA…

J.R. Smith Gives Himself A Pay Cut

As expected, J.R. Smith re-signed with the Cleveland Cavaliers and as expected, J. R. Smith screwed himself out of some money. He was expected to make $6.3 million dollars in 2015-16 but he opted out of his deal and lost a million dollars in the process. So J.R. Smith achieved what no amount of bank…

Free Agents That Still Need A Job

There are only five days left in the month and the free agent class has dwindled down to a very small fraternity of players who are a) refusing to budge on salary, or, b) weighing their narrow options with distaste, or, c) close to signing with a team. Here’s a list of the available free…