J.R. Smith News Archive
Smith has been suspended for two games after striking Boston's Jae Crowder in the face during Sunday's series-clinching Game 4, Gary Washburn of the Boston Globe reports.
Smith was ejected in the third quarter of Game 4 against the Celtics on Sunday for striking a blow to the head of Boston's Jae Crowder.
Smith scored 15 points (6-12 FG, 3-8 3Pt) with five rebounds and two steals in 38 minutes in the win over the Celtics on Thursday.
Smith had a quiet offensive game - seven points (3-12 FG, 1-8 3Pt) - but grabbed five steals in 34 minutes in the win over Boston on Tuesday.
Smith (rest) returned from a one-game absence with 28 points (10-15 FG, 8-13 3Pt) in 31 minutes in the win over the Pistons on Monday.
Smith is expected to see his usual minutes load Monday against the Pistons, Jason Lloyd of the Akron Beacon Journal reports.
Smith will play Monday against the Pistons after sitting out Sunday vs. the Celtics, Chris Fedor of 92.3 The Fan reports.
Smith will sit out to rest Sunday against the Celtics Chris Fedor of 92.3 The Fan reports.
Smith had 24 points (8-17 FG, 8-17 3Pt), four rebounds, one assist, one steal and one block in 43 minutes against the Bulls on Sunday.