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Cleveland Cavaliers guard J.R. Smith eager to atone for Game 1 gaffe

OAKLAND, Calif. — Two days later, there is still no clarity on what J.R. Smith knew when he grabbed that offensive rebound in the final seconds of regulation of Game 1 of the NBA Finals. Not even in Smith’s own mind. “I can’t say I was sure of anything at that point,” Smith said. All he and the Cleveland Cavaliers ...

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J.R. Smith: Playing with LeBron is 'a gift and a curse'

J.R. Smith is a firm believer that with the good comes the bad, and that there is a downside to playing alongside greatness. Acquired from the New York Knicks during the 2014-15 season, Smith has enjoyed four straight NBA Finals runs – and his lone championship ring to date – playing alongside <a… NBA | theScore

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Did Game 1 goat J.R. Smith lie about knowing the score?

The debate continues to rage on.  After Cleveland’s heartbreaking Game 1 NBA Finals defeat to the Warriors on Thursday night, Cavaliers guard J.R. Smith gave what appeared to be a conflicting comment on whether he knew what the score was in the dying seconds of the fourth quarter that eventually allowed Golden State to escape with a 124-114 overtime win. To recap: Cleveland was ...

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2018 NBA Finals: George Hill tormented by missed free throw overshadowed by J.R. Smith's blunder

OAKLAND, Calif. — Because of all the hysteria and disbelief surrounding J.R. Smith’s inexplicable gaffe at the end of Cleveland’s 124-114 Game 1 NBA Finals loss to the Warriors on Thursday, it’s easy to forget that the situation could have been avoided altogether if <a href="https://www.cbssports.com/nba/teams/page/CLE/cleveland-caval… CBSSports.com Headlines

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