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Knicks miss suspended J.R. Smith in Game 4 loss to Boston Celti…

Knicks miss suspended J.R. Smith in Game 4 loss to Boston Celtics

Maybe now J.R. Smith will think twice about swinging an elbow at an opponent in a playoff battle. This was the best way for Smith to learn his lesson: The hard way, with the Knicks missing him dearly.
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  • Security Guard Celebration Is An Homage To Rasheed Wallace

    Security Guard Celebration Is An Homage To Rasheed Wallace

    deadspin.com Apr 28, 2013
    It's natural to focus on all the Knicks celebrating Raymond Felton's huge, buzzer-beating three at the end of the third quarter of today's Boston win. Melo is pumped up. So is Tyson Chandler. Steve Novak is undoubtedly doing a very subtle and very inten…
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  • Previewing Sunday's NBA playoff action

    Previewing Sunday's NBA playoff action

    CNNSI.com Apr 28, 2013
    Can Carmelo Anthony and the Knicks finish off the Celtics in Boston today? They aren't the only ones going for a sweep. Rob Mahoney previews all four of Sunday's playoff games.
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  • NY Knicks fans should thank NBA for teaching J.R. Smith a lesso…

    NY Knicks fans should thank NBA for teaching J.R. Smith a lesson

    nydailynews.com Apr 28, 2013
    The Knicks should thank the NBA for suspending J.R. Smith from Sunday’s playoff game at the TD Garden. You read right, Knick fans. Jim Dolan should send over a nice big gift basket to David Stern for banning his Sixth Man Award winner from what promises
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  • Knicks Insider: C's also crying foul over showboating

    Knicks Insider: C's also crying foul over showboating

    nydailynews.com Apr 28, 2013
    J.R. Smith’s flagrant elbow to Jason Terry’s head wasn’t the only infraction by the Knicks that infuriated the Celtics after they fell behind 3-0 in their first-round playoff series Friday night.
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  • NBA bans J.R. for elbow as Knicks take aim at clinch

    NBA bans J.R. for elbow as Knicks take aim at clinch

    nydailynews.com Apr 28, 2013
    If the Knicks are to sweep the Boston Celtics on Sunday, they’ll have to do it without J.R. Smith. The Knicks’ newly minted Sixth Man of the Year was suspended for Game 4 in Boston by the NBA late Saturday for elbowing the Celtics’ Jason Terry in th
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  • Video - Celtics Avoid Sweep, Force Game 5 01:45

    Celtics Avoid Sweep, Force Game 5

    Apr 28
    Paul Pierce scored 29 points in the Celtics' 97-90 win over the Knicks.
  • Video - Paul Pierce Baseline Dunk 00:10

    Paul Pierce Baseline Dunk

    Apr 28
    Paul Pierce with the baseline dunk
  • Video - Back-To-Back 3's For C's 00:17

    Back-To-Back 3's For C's

    Apr 28
    Paul Pierce drains back-to-back 3-pointers for the Celtics.
  • Video - Carmelo Anthony Tough Bank Shot 00:10

    Carmelo Anthony Tough Bank Shot

    Apr 28
    Carmelo Anthony banks it in and draws the foul to pull the Knicks within five.

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  • Ian Thomsen: Celtics avoid Knicks' sweep thanks to Jason Terry's confidenc…

    Apr 28
    BOSTON -- The reason it wasn't going to end Sunday was because Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce were joined at long last by Jason Terry. And it wasn't going to finish in a sweep for the Knicks because they were depending too heavily on the unreliable J.R. …