The Rihanna Effect Affecting J.R. Smith

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Rihanna has a history of putting athletes into tremendous slumps. The Rihanna effect turned Matt Kemp from an All-Star into a mediocre player. Knicks star JR Smith was voted Sixth Man of the Year, but since his recent Rihanna sightings, he’s shooting well below 30% from the field. Here’s the stats from his recent shooting woes, which coincidentally coincide with his interactions with Rihanna and his suspension. J.R. Smith is 15 of 57 since he was first spotted with Rihanna. This chick is athlete kryptonite.-TO

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