Foul trouble limited J.R. Smith to just 19 minutes of action during Game 1 against the Celtics on Sunday, and he managed just nine points on 3-of-9 shooting.
J.R. Smith will not start the second half against the Wizards on Wednesday.
J.R. Smith (rest) returned to action on Monday against the Pistons, scoring 28 points on 10-of-15 shooting (including eight threes) with two rebounds, two assists and one block in 31 minutes.
J.R. Smith (rest) will not play on Sunday vs. the Celtics, but he will play vs. the Pistons on Monday.
J.R. Smith set an NBA record on Sunday by attempting 17 three-pointers without a single shot attempt inside the arc -- he made eight of his shots to finish with 24 points.
J.R. Smith got hot from beyond the arc during Sunday's win over the Bucks, scoring 23 points on 8-of-11 shooting, to go with seven 3-pointers, four rebounds, one assist, three steals and two turnovers over 37 minutes of action.
J.R. Smith filled up the stat sheet on Sunday with 25 points, six 3-pointers, four rebounds, three assists, two steals and one block.
The Cavs trounced the Mavericks on Tuesday, aided by J.R. Smith's 21 points, five 3-pointers, eight boards, two assists and one steal in just 29 minutes of action.
J.R. Smith hit 6-of-12 shots for 15 points, eight rebounds, one steal, two blocks and three 3-pointers in Wednesday's win.
J.R. Smith scored 21 points with four assists, one block and four 3-pointers in 31 minutes against the Pacers on Friday.
J.R. Smith was held to just four points for the second straight game on Thursday vs. the Warriors, shooting just 1-of-5 from the floor and missing both of his 3-point attempts.
J.R. Smith had a quiet night vs. the Pistons, shooting just 1-of-4 with a pair of free throws to finish with four points, two rebounds, two assists and three steals.
David Blatt said J.R. Smith and Iman Shumpert have been a 'godsend' for the Cavs.
J.R. Smith was productive against his former team on Sunday, scoring 17 points on 7-of-11 shooting with four assists, three rebounds, three 3-pointers, one steal, two blocks and one turnover through 29 minutes of action.