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JR Smith taunts Celtics fans during Game 2 blowout

Larry Brown Sports logo Larry Brown Sports 5/20/2017 Darryn Albert
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J.R. Smith sure knows how to kick a fanbase when they’re down.

In the third quarter of Friday’s Eastern Conference Finals Game 2, an affair that the Cleveland Cavaliers led by 40-plus points for the majority of before finally winning by 44, Smith appeared to taunt the local Boston Celtics fans with a broom gesture to signify an impending series sweep.

Such disrespect, and the backpedal right into the referee definitively makes this the most J.R. Smith thing ever. Smith was clearly expecting a much tougher challenge from the Celtics in Game 2, so he’s definitely quite giddy as the series shifts to Cleveland for what will indeed likely be its final two games.

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LeBron James (23) of the Cleveland Cavaliers dribbles against Terry Rozier (12) of the Boston Celtics in the first half during Game Five of the 2017 NBA Eastern Conference Finals at TD Garden on May 25, in Boston, Mass. 2017 NBA Playoffs


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