• Knicks' D-League team cuts Smith's brother

    Summary of 2 articles · Updated Mar 4, 2014
    Chris Smith, the younger brother of New York Knicks guard J.R. Both the Knicks and Chris Smith acknowledged that Smith's older brother was a factor in the team's decision to keep him. Smith, has been released by the Erie BayHawks, the Knicks' D-League affiliate. Smith began the season on the Knicks' roster. Some rival agents believe Chris Smith's roster spot with the Knicks was locked in as a package deal when J.R. Smith after questioning Chris Smith's NBA credentials. J.R. Smith re-signed with the team in July though the NBA never investigated the matter.
    Source: ESPN.com
    • J.R.'s brother cut by Knicks' D-League squad

      Chris Smith has gone from making the Knicks' 15-man roster on Opening Night to not making it through the season with the team's affiliate in the D-League.

Related Articles

Related Teams

Knicks News and Rumors