J.R. Smith Wins Sixth Man Of The Year Award

According to SportsCenter, J.R. Smith of the New York Knicks has won the Sixth Man Of The Year Award. Smith put together the best season of his career, helping the Knicks to the second overall seed in the Eastern Conference.

The explosive scorer averaged a career-high 18.1 points and 5.3 rebounds, while playing 33.5 minutes off the bench. In the playoff opener against the Boston Celtics, he scored 15 points and added 5 assists and 5 rebounds.

Other strong contenders that Smith left behind include Ryan Anderson and Jamal Crawford, who both had terrific 2012-13 campaigns.


Topics: J.R. Smith, NBA Playoffs, New York Knicks

Want more from King James Gospel?  
Subscribe to FanSided Daily for your morning fix. Enter your email and stay in the know.