On Monday afternoon, the NBA announced that New York Knicks "bench" player J.R. Smith had been named the Sixth Man of the Year (presented by a Korean car company). Los Angeles Clippers guard Jamal Crawford finished second. The award is "Presented by Kia Motors," and it's too bad that Blake Griffin couldn't pull some strings to help out his teammate. Show More Summary
NEW YORK -- J.R. Smith is the NBA's Sixth Man of the Year. Let that swirl around your synapses for a moment. The man that referred to himself as a #STARER, posted Instagram photos of his coach giving him a WTF look on the bench and dared...Show More Summary
Jamal Crawford is playing like he has something to prove after not winning the Sixth Man of the Year award. J-Crossover showed off some nasty handles during the first half against the Grizzlies. Nasty. And-1 Mixtape like moves.. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
New York Knicks shooting guard J.R. Smith won the NBA's Sixth Man Award on Monday, according to ESPN. But was there any other choice? Smith—who beat out the Los Angeles Clippers' Jamal Crawford with 484 points (including 72 first-place votes)—averaged 18.1 points while shooting 36 percent from downtown this season. Show More Summary
The New York Knicks guard JR Smith won the NBA Sixth Man of the Year Award today. It's a remarkable achievement for a couple of reasons, and none more so than this: Smith was stuck playing in China 15 months ago. When the NBA lockedShow More Summary
In a not-so-surprising move, J.R. Smith of the New York Knicks has been named the NBA's Sixth Man of the Year. In somewhat shocking fashion, the award is just a mere indicator of where Smith is headed. For eight years, we watched as Smith manipulated our emotions by the game. Show More Summary
The New York Knicks' J.R. Smith is the winner of the 2012-13 Kia NBA Sixth Man Award as the league's best player in a reserve role, the NBA announced Monday. Smith, who came off the bench in all 80 games in which he appeared, led all reserves in scoring, averaging 18.1 points. Show More Summary
New York Knicks guard J.R. Smith has won the NBA's Sixth Man of the Year award, Presented by Kia Motors.
New York Knicks shooting guard J.R. Smith will be named the NBA's 2013 NBA Sixth Man of the Year, according to Howard Beck of The New York Times. More: Posting and Toasting Smith had the best year of his career in helping the Knicks to a 54-28 record and a No. Show More Summary
J.R. Smith has won the NBA’s Sixth Man Award. The league hasn’t officially made the announcement yet but several sources have reported that Smith will receive this year’s award. Sports Center writes on Twitter: “THIS JUST IN: The Knicks’ J.R. Smith has won the NBA Sixth Man of the Year Award.” According to ABC, the [...]
Falling in line with expectations, New York Knicks guard J.R. Smith reportedly will be named the 2012-13 NBA Sixth Man of the Year, according to New York Times' Howard Beck. It is unknown at the moment how many first-place votes Smith received on the ballot. Show More Summary
Basketball is a game of matchups, and this year's Oklahoma City Thunder-Houston Rockets series is a prime example of how talent at every position plays a role in the outcome. We already know the big storyline—former Sixth Man of theShow More Summary
Now that the Los Angeles Lakers have accomplished their goal of qualifying for the NBA playoffs, it's time to examine how Mike D'Antoni 's lineups may change in the postseason. Matching up against the San Antonio Spurs in Round 1, the...Show More Summary
I'm fully convinced that you could create a dating match service based around peoples' choices for NBA Sixth Man of the Year in 2012-13. eHarmony has its 2,000 questions; we have just one. And who you choose says so much about you. Jamal Crawford: I'm pretty conservative, despite my love for a nasty crossover. Show More Summary
J.R. Smith has been playing fantastic basketball for the last month, and his new approach to the game may just force the New York Knicks to take him out of the sixth man role he's grown so accustomed to. In his last 15 games, Smith is averaging 22.5 points on 47 percent shooting and has earned 7.2 free throws per game. Show More Summary
One of the first times Jarrett Jack played organized basketball, every player on his team wanted to be in the starting lineup. So his youth coach posed a question.
The Knicks sixth man gets his own theme song.
A Bulgarian man set himself on fire to protest against poverty in his country - becoming the sixth person to do so in the past month. Proclaiming that he could no longer afford to even buy bread for his one child and that he 'could not...Show More Summary
Andray Blatche isn ’t going to win the Sixth Man of the Year Award, but the backup center deserves more credit for what he’s done with the Brooklyn Nets. While Deron Williams, Joe Johnson and Brook Lopez have garnered the majority of the media attention, Blatche has continued to provide the Nets with consistent production on a nightly basis. Show More Summary