J.R. Smith went to the bench with 2:30 left in the third quarter of the New York Knicks’ game against the Atlanta Hawks on Saturday. He would not return for the rest of the game. The camera caught Smith pouting on the bench and being consoled by Pablo Prigioni as the Knicks secured the win.
We don’t know exactly why J.R. Smith was so upset—it could’ve been coach Mike Woodson benching him or his putrid 1-of-8 shooting performance—but as the video uploader said, “chin up,” J.R.
H/T to the New York Knicks Reddit for the find.