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J.R. Smith’s First Quarter Buzzer Beater vs. Celtics in NBA Playoffs 2013 [VIDEO]

 NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 23: J.R. Smith #8 of the New York Knicks celebrates after hitting a three point shot to end the first quarter against the Boston Celtics during Game two of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals of the 2013 NBA Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on April 23, 2013 in New York City. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
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[VIDEO] – J.R. Smith is reminding everyone why he was named the 2012-13 NBA Sixth Man of the Year.

In Tuesday’s Game 2 of the Knicks-Celtics opening round playoff matchup, Smith ended the first quarter with a flurry that had the MSG crowd roaring. He hit a tough jumper, immediately forced a turnover by Paul Pierce – who should have been called for an offensive foul – then with four seconds on the clock, moved the ball the just a few feet inside the half court line and drilled a 3-pointer as the quarter expired (courtesy of

Ironically, Smith’s dazzling play came exactly four weeks after this buzzer beater, also versus the Celtics. On March 26, Smith did virtually the exact same thing, but in Boston, to end the third quarter.

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