With a torn ACL knocking Iman Shumpert out of the series, the Knicks will have to rely on a similar player on their roster to fill his void in the starting lineup. That player is J.R. Smith. Like Shumpert, Smith is a great athlete capable of playing superb one-on-one defense. However, Smith doesn’t always have the correct mindset to play top-notch defense every minute he is on the court.
The New York Knicks opened the 2012 NBA Playoffs in devastating fashion Saturday, not only losing by 33 to the Miami Heat, but also losing Iman Shumpert for the rest of the campaign and more. The rookie guard suffered a torn ACL in ... Read Post
With starting shooting guard Iman Shumpert done for the season with a torn ACL, the Knicks will have to find a way to replace the rookie's production. The Knicks also have questions surrounding starting center Tyson Chandler (flu) a... Read Post