Atlanta native Josh Smith was living the dream after getting drafted by the Hawks in 2004. Hometown kid playing for the hometown team—it doesn’t get better than that. However, despite putting up solid numbers—about 16 points and 8.5 rebounds per game—he started to wear out his welcome toward the end of his tenure with his […]
Former Hawk and Atlanta native Josh Smith received a chilly reception in his hometown Tuesday night, as Hawks fans relentlessly booed the Rockets forward. Houston blew an 18-point lead, as The post Josh Smith Taunts Hawks Fans and Calls Them ‘Bandwagoners’ (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
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That and more in Wednesday's NBA newsletter. SUBSCRIBE! Good morning. Let's basketball. OH DEAR! Josh Smith has done well after being waived by the Pistons, but he played with fire on Tuesday. First, he teased Atlanta fans by shushing them when he, uh, bounced in a three. Show More Summary
Josh Smith tried to quiet his former team, but the Atlanta Hawks couldn’t be silenced. Trailing by as many as 18 points, the Eastern Conference leaders erased that second-half deficit in a matter of minutes and emerged victorious, 104-96. Show More Summary
Josh Smith is an Atlanta-area native who played for the Hawks for nine seasons, but Hawks fans seem as overjoyed to be rid of Smith as Smith is to be rid of them. This wasn't always the case: in his first return to Philips Arena last...Show More Summary
Josh Smith got to tease his old Atlanta crowd after rimming in a three, but things didn't end well for him, as the Rockets fell 104-96 to the Hawks. Surely, Smith ate some humble pie after the loss and paid respect to his former home even after fans taunte-- NOOOOOPE. Show More Summary
Houston Rockets forward Josh Smith spent the first nine years of his NBA career with the Atlanta Hawks, frequently aggravating fans with his poor shot selection, particularly behind the three-point arc. With the Rockets taking on the...Show More Summary
Atlanta fans used to give former Hawk Josh Smith a ton of (justified) grief for his penchant for shooting jumpers no matter how much he struggled with them. So when Smoove's in town and gets a shooter's bounce... Josh Smith hits 3-pointer then tells Atlanta crowd to shut up https://t.co/gY71dcbPHD — gifdsports (@gifdsports) March 4, 2015 ... yeah, he's gonna troll.
Mike Florio breaks down the latest news from around the NFL including Andre Johnson’s future in Houston and Ndamukong Suh’s potential landing spots. Mike talks to QB Josh McCown and NFLPA Executive Director DeMaurice Smith about his challengers in the upcoming election. Mike also breaks down the Offseason To Do Lists for the Cowboys and…
For the first month of the season, the Houston Rockets’ best man off the bench was Kostas Papanikolaou. But since they acquired Corey Brewer and Josh Smith, he’s dropped out of the rotation. Is he getting wasted on their bench? Before the Rockets landed Josh Smith on Dec. Show More Summary
Mechanic: Zeb Smith CycleTrader.com/Rock River Yamaha picked up Josh Hill for the 2015 season so at the Atlanta Supercross we checked in with his mechanic, Zeb Smith, to get the lowdown on Josh’s bike. The CycleTrader.com boys have a unique setup on their forks. They’re running the production KYB units, which have been […]
When the Houston Rockets acquired Corey Brewer and Josh Smith in December, it wasn ’t immediately obvious how well they would mesh together. However, the pairing — along with fellow “Headband Brother” Jason Terry — is turning the Rockets' bench into one of the best in the league. For the first month of the season, the Rockets’ bench was awful. Show More Summary
The Detroit Pistons shocked the NBA world in December when they unexpectedly cut Josh Smith and gave him remainder of his $26 million salary to go away. The Pistons used a special rule called the "stretch provision" to extend Smith's...Show More Summary
Off a nifty dish from Eric Bledsoe, Markieff Morris elevated for a nasty jam in Josh Smith’s grill Tuesday night. It wasn’t enough, though, as the visiting Houston Rockets (led The post Markieff Morris Posterizes Josh Smith (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
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Houston Rockets veteran Josh Smith has dealt with plenty this season after being waived by the Detroit Pistons back in late December. Phoenix Suns power forward Markieff Morris gave Smith something else to try to forget about. In the...Show More Summary
YouTube Link Once again, it's Kimmel's "Mean Tweets," Music Edition. The clip features Josh Groban, Drake, Lady Gaga, Sam Smith, Jessie J, Blake Shelton, Haim, Wiz Khalifa, Ed Sheeran, Iggy Azalea, Pitbull, Sia, Childish Gambino, Britney Spears, Ariana Grande, Jason Aldean, 5 Seconds Of Summer, Katy Perry and — my favorite reading by far — Psy. Show More Summary
Josh Groban, Drake, Lady Gaga, Sam Smith, Jessie J, Blake Shelton, Haim, Wiz Khalifa, Ed Sheeran, Iggy Azalea, Pitbull, Sia, Childish Gambino, Britney Spears, Ariana Grande, Jason Aldean, 5 Seconds Of Summer, Katy Perry and Psy lined up for the...
Jimmy Kimmel is back with another episode of the often hilarious (and always eye-opening) Celebrities Read Mean Tweets. This second music edition includes appearances from Josh Groban, Drake, Lady Gaga, Sam Smith, Jessie J, Blake Shelton,...Show More Summary