J.R. Smith tweaked his back against the Cavs and returned to the game
J.R. Smith came off the Knicks' bench on Wednesday, scoring six points on 2-of-8 shooting with one rebound and three assists.
J.R. Smith said that he doesn't know when to shoot in the triangle offense.
J.R. Smith's back spasms visibly bothered him during Friday's preseason finale, and he missed 10 of his 11 shot attempts to finish with two points and four rebounds in 29 minutes.
J.R. Smith admitted during a recent interview that he's been struggling with adjusting his game to the triangle offense.
J.R. Smith (back) experienced back spasms during Tuesday's practice and may miss Wednesday's exhibition game against the Wizards.
J.R. Smith was briefly sidelined by back spasms on Tuesday, but he returned to finish with four points on 1-for-7 shooting in 23 minutes.
J.R. Smith came off the bench again on Tuesday and hit just 1-of-7 shots for four points, one rebound, four assists and two steals in 23 minutes.
J.R. Smith hit 6-of-9 shot and two 3-pointers for 14 points, one rebound, two assists and a steal in just 19 minutes on Saturday.
J.R. Smith said it will take at least two months for the Knicks to get comfortable enough to where the triangle offense is second nature.
J.R. Smith started at shooting guard on Wednesday and hit 3-of-8 shots and a 3-pointer for seven points and four rebounds in 19 minutes.
J.R. Smith has been playing the lead guard role in triangle offense drills at Knicks training camp on Thursday.
When asked about J.R. Smith, Knicks president Phil Jackson said that it might not be possible to eliminate Smith's immature behavior.
J.R. Smith said he wants to be a leader for the Knicks this season.