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J.R. Smith

29-Year-Old    SF,SG    New York Knicks

2014-15 NBA Stats

PTS

10.3

REB

2.2

AST

3.3

STL

0.7

BLK

0.2

2014-15 NBA ROS Projections

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2014-15 Fantasy Basketball Outlook

After being named the NBA's Sixth Man of the Year in 2012-13, Smith began last season serving a five game suspension and shot just 39 percent in 44 games before the All-Star break. However, in the second half of the season, Smith's play improved dramatically, as he averaged ...

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STATUS:  Out    INJURY:  Heel    EST. RETURN:  12/20/2014
HT: 6' 7"   WT: 220 lbs   DOB: 9/9/1985  College: St. Benedict's Prep (NJ)
DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #18 Overall in 2004   Show ContractHide Contract

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J.R. Smith Contract Information:

Signed a three-year, $17.95 million contract with the Knicks in July of 2013.

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J.R. Smith NBA Stats – Per Game
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2004-05 18 76 24.5 10.3 2.0 1.9 0.7 0.1 1.1 39.4 68.9 1.4 0.5 1.5 3.7 28.8 3.9 9.8 1.5 2.1
2005-06 19 55 18.0 7.7 2.0 1.1 0.7 0.1 0.9 39.3 82.2 1.0 0.3 1.7 2.5 37.1 2.6 6.7 1.5 1.8
2006-07 20 63 23.3 13.0 2.3 1.4 0.8 0.1 2.4 44.1 81.0 1.3 0.5 1.8 6.1 39.0 4.5 10.2 1.6 2.0
2007-08 21 74 19.2 12.3 2.1 1.7 0.8 0.2 2.1 46.1 71.9 1.5 0.6 1.5 5.3 40.3 4.2 9.1 1.7 2.4
2008-09 22 81 27.7 15.2 3.7 2.8 1.0 0.2 2.2 44.6 75.4 1.9 0.5 3.1 5.6 39.7 5.2 11.7 2.5 3.4
2009-10 23 75 27.8 15.4 3.1 2.4 1.3 0.3 2.1 41.4 70.6 1.9 0.4 2.7 6.2 33.8 5.7 13.8 1.9 2.7
2010-11 24 DEN 79 24.9 12.3 4.1 2.2 1.2 0.2 1.6 43.5 73.8 1.3 0.6 3.5 4.0 39.0 4.3 9.9 2.1 2.8
2011-12 25 NYK 35 27.6 12.5 3.9 2.4 1.5 0.2 1.9 40.7 70.9 1.3 0.8 3.1 5.5 34.7 4.7 11.6 1.1 1.6
2012-13 26 NYK 80 33.5 18.1 5.3 2.7 1.3 0.3 1.9 42.2 76.2 1.7 0.8 4.5 5.5 35.6 6.6 15.6 3.0 3.9
2013-14 27 NYK 74 32.7 14.5 4.0 3.0 0.9 0.3 2.6 41.5 65.2 1.5 0.5 3.5 6.5 39.4 5.4 12.9 1.2 1.9
2014-15 28 NYK 21 25.1 10.3 2.2 3.3 0.7 0.2 1.1 41.0 72.2 1.9 0.1 2.1 3.4 32.4 4.0 9.8 1.2 1.7
Rest Of Season Projections 29 NYK 50 25.6 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 rest of season projections for J.R. Smith
Preseason Projections 29 NYK 77 29.2 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 projections for J.R. Smith

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

J.R. Smith NBA Stats – Recent Stat Breakdown
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Time Period G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
Last 7 Days 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Last 14 Days 4 25.8 15.0 2.3 3.3 0.3 0.0 2.0 44.9 72.7 1.3 0.3 2.0 4.3 47.1 5.5 12.3 2.0 2.8
Last 30 Days 11 23.5 9.4 1.6 3.0 0.5 0.2 1.2 36.4 66.7 1.6 0.2 1.5 3.4 35.1 3.6 10.0 0.9 1.4
Last 5 Games 5 21.8 12.0 1.8 2.6 0.2 0.0 1.6 41.5 72.7 1.0 0.2 1.6 3.6 44.4 4.4 10.6 1.6 2.2
Last 10 Games 10 22.4 9.4 1.7 3.0 0.4 0.1 1.2 37.8 61.5 1.8 0.2 1.5 3.3 36.4 3.7 9.8 0.8 1.3
Last 20 Games 20 25.3 10.6 2.3 3.4 0.8 0.2 1.2 41.6 70.6 2.0 0.2 2.2 3.5 32.9 4.1 9.9 1.2 1.7

 

J.R. Smith Projections For Upcoming Games – Next 3 Days
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J.R. Smith – Playing Time & Selected Stats

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#3 Shooting Guard

XIman Shumpert

1.  Tim Hardaway

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True Shooting Percentage

49.1%

True Shooting % in 2014-15

In 2014-15, J.R. Smith has a true shooting percentage of 49.1%.

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J.R. Smith NBA Stats – Per 36 Minutes
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2004-05 18 76 36.0 15.1 2.9 2.7 1.1 0.2 1.6 39.4 68.9 2.1 0.8 2.2 5.4 28.8 5.7 14.5 2.1 3.1
2005-06 19 55 36.0 15.4 4.0 2.1 1.3 0.1 1.9 39.3 82.2 2.0 0.7 3.3 5.1 37.1 5.2 13.3 3.0 3.7
2006-07 20 63 36.0 20.0 3.5 2.2 1.2 0.2 3.6 44.1 81.0 2.1 0.7 2.8 9.3 39.0 7.0 15.8 2.5 3.1
2007-08 21 74 36.0 23.0 3.9 3.2 1.6 0.3 4.0 46.1 71.9 2.8 1.1 2.8 9.9 40.3 7.9 17.1 3.2 4.5
2008-09 22 81 36.0 19.8 4.8 3.6 1.3 0.2 2.9 44.6 75.4 2.4 0.7 4.1 7.3 39.7 6.8 15.2 3.3 4.4
2009-10 23 75 36.0 20.0 4.0 3.2 1.7 0.3 2.7 41.4 70.6 2.4 0.5 3.6 8.1 33.8 7.4 17.8 2.5 3.5
2010-11 24 DEN 79 36.0 17.7 5.9 3.2 1.7 0.3 2.3 43.5 73.8 1.8 0.8 5.1 5.8 39.0 6.2 14.3 3.0 4.0
2011-12 25 NYK 35 36.0 16.2 5.1 3.1 2.0 0.2 2.5 40.7 70.9 1.7 1.1 4.0 7.2 34.7 6.1 15.1 1.5 2.0
2012-13 26 NYK 80 36.0 19.4 5.7 2.9 1.3 0.3 2.1 42.2 76.2 1.8 0.9 4.9 5.9 35.6 7.1 16.8 3.2 4.2
2013-14 27 NYK 74 36.0 15.9 4.4 3.3 1.0 0.3 2.8 41.5 65.2 1.6 0.5 3.9 7.1 39.4 5.9 14.2 1.3 2.1
2014-15 28 NYK 21 36.0 14.8 3.2 4.8 1.0 0.3 1.6 41.0 72.2 2.7 0.2 3.0 4.8 32.4 5.7 14.0 1.8 2.5
Rest Of Season Projections 29 NYK 50 36.0 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 rest of season projections for J.R. Smith
Preseason Projections 29 NYK 77 36.0 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 projections for J.R. Smith

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

J.R. Smith NBA Stats – Totals
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2004-05 18 76 1859 782 152 142 55 11 81 39.4 68.9 109 39 113 281 28.8 295 748 111 161
2005-06 19 55 989 423 110 58 37 4 52 39.3 82.2 54 19 91 140 37.1 144 366 83 101
2006-07 20 63 1471 819 143 91 49 9 149 44.1 81.0 85 30 113 382 39.0 284 644 102 126
2007-08 21 74 1421 907 152 128 62 12 157 46.1 71.9 112 43 109 390 40.3 311 674 128 178
2008-09 22 81 2244 1233 297 227 78 14 180 44.6 75.4 150 43 254 453 39.7 424 950 205 272
2009-10 23 75 2085 1156 234 183 99 20 158 41.4 70.6 139 28 206 467 33.8 428 1033 142 201
2010-11 24 DEN 79 1968 969 322 175 92 16 124 43.5 73.8 100 45 277 318 39.0 341 784 163 221
2011-12 25 NYK 35 967 436 136 84 54 6 67 40.7 70.9 46 29 107 193 34.7 165 405 39 55
2012-13 26 NYK 80 2678 1446 425 218 100 24 155 42.2 76.2 134 64 361 436 35.6 527 1249 237 311
2013-14 27 NYK 74 2421 1071 296 219 65 20 189 41.5 65.2 108 35 261 480 39.4 396 955 90 138
2014-15 28 NYK 21 528 217 47 70 15 4 23 41.0 72.2 40 3 44 71 32.4 84 205 26 36
Rest Of Season Projections 29 NYK 50 1280 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 rest of season projections for J.R. Smith
Preseason Projections 29 NYK 77 2248 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 projections for J.R. Smith

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

J.R. Smith NBA Advanced Stats
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Season Age Team G Min TS% eFG% AR TOR AST/TO EFF
2004-05 18 76 24.5 47.8 44.9 13.3 10.2 1.3 7.0
2005-06 19 55 18.0 51.5 46.4 11.1 10.3 1.1 6.1
2006-07 20 63 23.3 58.5 55.7 10.4 9.7 1.1 10.2
2007-08 21 74 19.2 60.3 57.8 12.9 11.3 1.1 9.9
2008-09 22 81 27.7 57.6 54.1 15.7 10.4 1.5 13.7
2009-10 23 75 27.8 51.5 49.1 12.7 9.6 1.3 11.9
2010-11 24 DEN 79 24.9 55.0 51.4 15.1 8.6 1.8 12.3
2011-12 25 NYK 35 27.6 50.8 49.0 15.0 8.2 1.8 11.8
2012-13 26 NYK 80 33.5 52.2 48.4 12.5 7.7 1.6 16.0
2013-14 27 NYK 74 32.7 52.7 51.4 16.3 8.0 2.0 12.9
2014-15 28 NYK 21 25.1 49.1 46.6 21.2 12.1 1.8 8.7
Rest Of Season Projections 29 NYK 50 25.6 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 rest of season projections for J.R. Smith
Preseason Projections 29 NYK 77 29.2 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 projections for J.R. Smith

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

J.R. Smith 2014-15 NBA Game Log
Date Opponent MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA OREB DREB FOULS
Dec 16 DAL                                
Dec 14 TOR                                
Dec 12 at BOS                                
Dec 10 at SAS                                
Dec 9 at NOP 28 17 4 5 0 0 1 6 18 3 4 2 6 1 3 1
Dec 7 POR 25 20 1 0 1 0 1 8 12 1 1 3 6 0 1 1
Dec 5 at CHA 31 14 4 5 0 0 1 4 11 4 6 2 3 0 4 4
Dec 4 CLE 19 9 0 3 0 0 2 4 8 0 0 1 2 0 0 0
Dec 2 BKN                                
Nov 30 MIA 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Nov 28 at OKC 22 2 2 4 1 1 0 1 9 0 0 0 1 1 1 0
Nov 26 at DAL 36 15 3 5 1 0 7 7 20 0 2 1 8 0 3 5
Nov 24 at HOU 19 8 3 2 1 0 2 3 6 0 0 2 3 0 3 2
Nov 22 PHI 25 6 0 2 0 0 3 3 7 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Nov 19 at MIN 13 3 0 4 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 1 2 0 0 3
Nov 18 at MIL 34 9 1 3 2 1 0 3 12 2 2 1 4 0 1 2
Nov 16 DEN 37 28 4 4 2 1 5 10 16 6 8 2 6 0 4 2
Nov 14 UTA 21 9 2 2 2 0 1 4 7 0 0 1 1 0 2 4
Nov 12 ORL 30 19 4 3 0 0 1 6 16 4 4 3 8 1 3 2
Nov 10 ATL 27 12 3 2 0 0 2 4 11 2 2 2 8 0 3 2
Nov 8 at ATL 33 8 5 5 1 0 2 4 8 0 0 0 2 0 5 2
Nov 7 at BKN 24 8 4 5 2 0 4 4 6 0 0 0 0 0 4 2
Nov 5 at DET                                
Nov 4 WAS 24 6 2 4 0 1 1 2 6 2 2 0 2 0 2 2
Nov 2 CHA 27 7 3 2 0 0 4 3 7 0 3 1 3 0 3 4
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Oct 30 at CLE 25 11 1 7 2 0 2 5 10 0 0 1 3 0 1 2
Oct 29 CHI 22 6 1 3 0 0 0 2 8 2 2 0 1 0 1 0

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J.R. Smith: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Smith (heel) will not play Tuesday, Newsday's Al Iannazzone reports.

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Smith (heel) did not practice Monday, Newsday's Al Iannazzone reports.

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Updating a previous note: Smith will not be active Sunday against the Raptors.

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Smith (heel) will start Sunday's game against the Raptors, Al Iannazzone of Newsday reports.

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Smith has been diagnosed with a partial tear of his left plantar fascia and is considered day-to-day, the Bergen Record reports.

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Smith (heel) has been ruled out for Friday's game,The Record's Steve Popper reports.

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Smith (heel) is unlikely to play against the Celtics on Friday, Ian Begley of ESPN reports.

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Smith (heel) is questionable to play Friday against the Celtics, Al Iannazzone of Newsday reports.

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Smith underwent X-rays on his injured heel Wednesday, The Record reports.

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Smith (heel) has been ruled out for Wednesday's contest against the Spurs.

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Smith scored 20 points (8-12 FG, 3-6 3Pt, 1-1 FT) and added one rebound and a steal in 25 minutes of action in the loss against the Blazers on Sunday.

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Smith (illness) played 19 minutes off the bench against the Cavaliers on Thursday and managed to record nine points and three assists.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014-15

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2013-14

Though he expressed some displeasure about opening the season as the team's sixth man rather than as the starting shooting guard, Smith didn't let a bench role prevent him from piling up big numbers. The trigger-happy Smith finished with averages of 18.1 points, 5.3 rebounds, 2.7 assists and 1.9 threes to take home Sixth Man of the Year award honors. While efficiency isn't Smith's forte, his contributions as a volume scorer and as a respectable rebounder for his size should continue to make him a serviceable fantasy player when he's on the court. However, Smith's availability for the start of the regular season remains in serious question after he underwent a pair of surgeries on his left knee in July, just days after re-upping with the Knicks on a four-year commitment. It's uncertain whether or not Smith will be fully recovered from the procedures heading into the regular season, but even when he gets healthy, he'll have to sit out five games for a violation of the league's drug policy. Those red flags are enough to make Smith one of the more riskier players to draft at shooting guard, but if you can handcuff him with a capable replacement in the short-term, he should offer plenty of value going a few rounds later than he normally would in drafts.

2012-13

Smith’s 2011-12 season could best be described as a whirlwind. Due to the uncertainty of a season brought upon by the NBA lockout, Smith elected to sign a contract with the Zhejiang Golden Bulls of the Chinese Basketball Association stipulating that Smith would have to play out the entire season with the team, even though the NBA ultimately opened up shop in December. He would promptly set the Chinese league on fire, averaging 34.4 points per game, including one 60-point effort. In March, he signed with the Knicks just as Linsanity was becoming a worldwide buzzword. Smith re-signed with the Knicks over the offseason, and figures to get the bulk of the minutes at shooting guard with Landry Fields in Toronto and Iman Shumpert recovering from a torn ACL. When you draft Smith, it’s primarily for his ability to hit three pointers and score in bunches. Though he’s not regarded as a good defender, he still chipped in a career-high 1.5 steals in 27.6 minutes per game last season, providing a nice supplement to his scoring totals. Free agent signee Ronnie Brewer may be inserted as the nominal starter at shooting guard for the Knicks, but Smith has proven he can get his shots coming off the bench. The percentages from the field and from three-point range may not be pretty, but the raw numbers should be nice enough to offset that inefficiency.

2011-12

Smith played most of the season in China and returned to sign a deal with the New York Knicks in February. Given Smith's ability to score, steal and especially shoot the three, there's major upside here if circumstances cooperate.

2010-11

In the event that you haven't watched a Denver Nuggets game recently, and aren't entirely sure what J.R. Smith looks like, here's a clue: he's probably the one shooting the ball. It's not just that Smith likes to shoot the ball – he does – it's that he likes to shoot the ball from wherever he happens to be standing. Looking at the leaderboard for three-point attempts per game bears this out. Smith averaged 6.2 three-point attempts while playing 27.8 minutes per game last year. No one else on the leaderboard – not until you get down to Channing Frye of all people and his 4.8 attempts – averaged fewer than 30 minutes per contest. This isn't to say that Smith isn't skilled. He has a legitimately good shot, and he's actually got pretty excellent floor vision, too, but decision-making is a major problem for him. This carries off the court, as well: Smith was involved in a physical altercation at the Nuggets' practice facility in mid-August.

2009-10

Although Smith’s dealing with off-court legal troubles, the most recent of which landed him 24 days in jail and 500 hours of community service, it’s hard not to be optimistic about his fantasy potential on the court. After a slow start to the season, Smith finished on a high note, putting up top-50 numbers after the All-Star break with averages of 17.9 points, 3.3 rebounds, 2.9 assists, 2.9 treys and 0.8 steals on a respectable 46.6 percent from the field. He’s in line to get even more minutes this season with Dahntay Jones in Indiana and should be a bigger part of the offensive game plan with Linas Kleiza off to play in Greece. Moreover, the Nuggets’ lack of depth at the swingman positions will really force coach George Karl into playing Smith big minutes. Smith will have a good shot at leading the league in three-pointers made and will also provide owners with modest contributions in points, assists, steals and free-throw percentage. We’re looking at potential top-50 player here who will be a break-even-type pick at worst if you draft him in the late-middle rounds.

2008-09

Smith is an inconsistent talent, sometimes disappearing from games completely while in others becoming the focal point of Denver’s offense. Still, one thing typically remains consistent, and that’s Smith’s ability to produce in the 3-point category. He hit five-plus threes in a remarkable eight games last season, finishing with 2.1 3pg, which was good for 10th in the league. He also made 40.3 percent of his 3-point attempts, setting a Nuggets franchise record. Smith doesn’t offer much else, but he won’t kill you in any area, either. He re-signed with Denver to a three-year contract over the offseason, and it’s good news that he remains in such a high-scoring offense.

2007-08

Smith had a chance last year to show everyone he was the answer at scoring guard. Instead he flashed gobs of potential from a scoring aspect but brought little else. The end result was the club trading for Allen Iverson and Smith’s demotion to a 15-20 minute a night back-up specializing in 3-pointers. That won’t change this year and with Chucky Atkins on board, a guy capable of moving between the 1 and the 2 with ease, Smith may see even less court time. We expect Smith to hoist ~350 3-pointers and hit 35-40% of them during his 13-18 minutes of court time.

2006-07

Smith was brought in for one reason, bring the Nuggets scoring guard position back to respectability. There's no denying the kid has gobs of potential but he just hasn't been able to bring it all together. If any coach can get the most out of Smith it's going to be George Karl who tutored such legendary slackers as Shawn Kemp and Sam Cassell and got them to play to the best of their abilities. Smith can score, and that's what he'll be asked to do a lot of in order to pull attention away from Anthony. Unfortunately, he'll also be asked to play solid defense which was Karl's main knock on him in camp and could derail his chances to become the staple at SG. Smith is definitely one to keep an eye on early in the preseason. If Karl starts talking about his defense improving then that's your key to try and grab Smith late in your draft as he's likely to see close to 32 minutes a night with 12-14 points, 4-5 rebounds, 2-3 assists, 1-2 steals, and good FT%. If Karl keeps talking about rookie Yakhouba Diawara and/or DerMarr Johnson and how they're willing to play defense then stay away from Smith and let someone else take the chance on a guy who probably won't see a whole lot of action during crunch time.

2005-06

Smith could be on the verge of breaking out as a second year player. As a rookie straight out of high school, Smith produced very respectable numbers post All-Star break by averaging 14.7 points and 1.3 treys per game. Smith is a high-flying 6-6 athlete that has the mindset to try to dunk on every drive, while also possessing a silky shooting touch from long range. This season Smith will be joined in the backcourt by rookie point guard Chris Paul, whose dynamic talents as a distributor and scorer should help Smith produce larger numbers as a sophomore. It would not be surprising for the 19 year-old Smith to average more points than his age this season.

2004-05

Although Smith was drafted straight out of high school, he has the size and shooting range to contribute right away.

2003-04

Has a 44" vertical, very deep three-point range, and already has an NBA body. Not great defender. No real mid-range shot. Either jacks up a deep three or takes defender off the dribble.