Back and forth, back and forth, it goes.
First there was J.R. Smith and Paul Pierce exchanging comments on the Nets and Knicks prospects, with Smith getting more personal, calling Pierce "bitter" and warning him that he "will pay" for his comments.
Smith also guaranteed that the Knicks would win the championship this season. Now, while Pierce hasn't responded to Smith's comments, his teammate, Reggie Evans has ... and he did it with three letters.
@NBARUMORS lol— ReggieEvans30 (@ReggieEvans30) September 1, 2013
The Nets and Knicks meet for the first time three months from Thursday.
- Knicks winning an NBA title this year? Reggie Evans says, “LOL” - Brian Erni - SNY Nets
- Nets' Evans on J.R.'s 'guarantee': LOL - ESPN New York
Reggie Evans finds JR Smith preposterous - Benny Nadeau - Brooklyn Game
- A complete guide to the premature blossoming of the Knicks-Nets rivalry - Kevin Zimmerman - SB Nation