New York, NY (Sports Network) - The New York Knicks will try to sweep the
Boston Celtics out of the playoffs on Sunday, but their attempt will come
minus Sixth Man of the Year J.R. Smith.
The NBA suspended the Knicks guard for one game on Saturday for throwing an
elbow and striking the chin of Celtics guard Jason Terry.
Stu Jackson, Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations. disclosed the
Smith was given a flagrant foul 2 and ejected with 7:06 remaining in the
fourth quarter of New York's 90-76 win Friday night at TD Garden. The teams
resume their series Sunday afternoon, again in Boston.
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