Can J.R. Smith and Amar'e Stoudemire Co-Exist in NY Knicks' 2nd Unit?
From Bleacher Report - Front Page
December 29, 2012 - 1:49am
The New York Knicks have the Big Apple buzzing with championship thoughts.At 21-9, coach Mike Woodson's club holds the second-best record in the Eastern Conference. They are one of just five teams holding a winning percentage of .700 or better.With an increased focus on the defensive end, a historically strong perimeter attack and an unwavering commitment to a shared goal, the Knicks have every necessary ingredient to compete for a title.Coach Woodson has needed some evolution on his roster, and his players have granted each of his requests.Carmelo Anthony gets the most publicity for his transformation from volume scorer to MVP candidate, but the similar metamorphosis of guard J.R. Smith has been equally brilliant.Smith has shown a newfound hesitance in his typically automatic trigger. He's changed his productive desires from quantity to quality, taking and making big shots onl...Continue reading this article »