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We're not anti-partying, but when your game begins to slip, it's time to reevaluate your priorities. So far, every one of J.R. Smith's postseason numbers are dramatically down from his regular season stats and it's hurting the team.
During the regular season, Smith was in the top four on the team in points, rebounds and assists per game. That production isn't just expected out of J.R., it's needed.
Melo can't always be on. Chandler gets into foul trouble. Felton still struggles with stamina. Then there's the dinosaurs on the bench. For now, get away from the clubs, Swish!