Seconds to go. Down by 2. An in-bounds pass at the Magic side of the court.
And JR completely bricks the potential game-winner.
Should JR Smith have given the ball to Carmelo Anthony for the final shot? Was it a read, a play that was called, or perhaps it was pride on the former 6th man of the year’s part?
The world outside of that locker room may never know. And yet, we still give our best shot by speculating. Listen is here as Robert Melofchik and his co-hots discuss the ending moments of the game and determine whether JR should, indeed, have take that final shot.