CLEVELAND– The jersey worn by J.R. Smith in Game 1 of the 2018 NBA Finals brought in big bucks.
The black Cleveland Cavaliers jersey was listed on the NBA Auctions website on June 1. On Thursday, it sold for $20,548. There were more than 100 bids on the item.
It’s what the shooting guard was wearing during his now-infamous blunder.
Smith recovered the rebound from George Hill’s missed free throw with the game tied in the last few seconds of regulation. He dribbled back out as the clock...