J.R. Smith suspended one game for hitting Glen Rice Jr. in the groin


New York Knicks guard J.R. Smith has been suspended one game without pay for striking Washington Wizards guard Glen Rice Jr. in the groin, it was announced today by Rod Thorn, President, Basketball Operations. The incident occurred with 5:45 remaining in the fourth quarter of Washington’s 98-83 win over New York on Tuesday, Nov. 4, at Madison Square Garden.

via NBA press release Here's the play, if you missed it last night. Also, just as a reminder, Rice Jr. was the one charged with the foul on the play.