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New York Knicks: 5 Reasons J.R. Smith Makes the Knicks a Title Contender

While J.R. Smith is as crazy as he is talented, there's no doubt that adding him to an already offensively potent Knicks squad is a shrewd move by Glen Grunwald.

Although the Knicks certainly don't lack firepower on the offensive end with a roster that boasts Amar'e Stoudemire, Carmelo Anthony and breakout sensation Jeremy Lin, Smith will give the team a reliable offensive weapon off the bench, which they have been lacking.

Granted, adding J.R. Smith to a team that has plenty of shooters and scorers on it may seem like a perplexing move at first glance, but with further analysis, it becomes clearer that Smith is exactly what they need to take them to the next level.

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