J.R. Smith will not pick up his player option and will become an unrestricted free agent this summer.
J.R. Smith scored 20 points on 7-of-13 shooting during the Cavs' Game 3 blowout victory, adding four rebounds and one assist in 38 minutes of action.
J.R. Smith said he'll be looking for his shot early in Game 3.
J.R. Smith, who attempted only three shots in Game 1 vs. the Warriors, finished Sunday's blowout loss with five points on 2-of-6 shooting.
J.R. Smith was spotted with a soft wrap on his right hand while going through his pregame routine.
LeBron James said that the Cavs need to do a better job of getting J.R. Smith involved in the offense for Game 2.
J.R. Smith scored three points with one rebound, one assist, one block and one 3-pointer in 36 minutes against the Warriors on Thursday.
J.R. Smith scored nine points with two rebounds, one assist, one turnover and three 3-pointers in 32 minutes on Monday.
J.R. Smith scored 22 points with five rebounds, one steal and six 3-pointers in 37 minutes against the Raptors on Saturday.
J.R. Smith was held to five points in Tuesday's win over the Raptors, shooting 1-of-5 from the field and 0-of-3 from deep.
Coach Tyronn Lue said J.R. Smith has become the Cavs' best defensive player this year.
J.R. Smith struggled for Cleveland during Sunday's Game 4 win, going just 1-of-4 from the field on his way to three points, two boards, one steal, two block and two turnovers in 28 minutes.
The Cavaliers set an all-time NBA record with 25 made 3-pointers during Wednesday's lopsided Game 2 victory, aided by J.R. Smith's 23 points and 7-of-13 shooting from downtown.
J.R. Smith (groin) was able to practice on Thursday.