The regular season of CBA (Chinese Basketball Association) is about to end, and J.R. Smith is planning to head back to the US right after his last CBA game today.
In an interview with Sports Weekly, the leading sports newspaper in China, J.R. Smith said he prefers Lakers, Clippers or Pacers, when asked about his options in his return to the NBA.
He also said serveral NBA teams have reached him. It was said that the Knicks was the front runner.
J.R. Smith is averaging 34.7p + 7.3r + 4.2a in 37 mins this season. He made 4.1 threes per game at 46.6%.