NBA suspends J.R. Smith one game

Set Text Size SmallSet Text Size MediumSet Text Size LargeSet Text Size X-Large
Share
Updated: 4/27/2013 9:39 pm

New York, NY (Sports Network) - The New York Knicks will try to sweep the Boston Celtics out of the playoffs on Sunday, but their attempt will come minus Sixth Man of the Year J.R. Smith.

The NBA suspended the Knicks guard for one game on Saturday for throwing an elbow and striking the chin of Celtics guard Jason Terry.

Stu Jackson, Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations. disclosed the suspension.

Smith was given a flagrant foul 2 and ejected with 7:06 remaining in the fourth quarter of New York's 90-76 win Friday night at TD Garden. The teams resume their series Sunday afternoon, again in Boston.

Share
Solid Blue News
C.J. Johnson (Almost) Ready To Tackle The SEC
JuCo Defensive Tackle Adjusting To Division I Football. Coach Stoops Expecting Big Things From The Big Man Video Video

Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.

WTVQ.com supports children's privacy rights. All persons under the age of 13 MUST have parental permission to use this website and direct parental supervision is strongly recommended.