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J.R. Smith rode bikes with fans around New York after midnight

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J.R. Smith poses with his very small bike (via teamswish on Instagram).

New York Knicks wing J.R. Smith is known as a real character, a super-talented player with absolutely no shooting conscience and a seeming inability to please his coaches with any consistency. He's also the kind of person who covers his body in tattoos and spends most of his off-time playing golf and watching "Everybody Loves Raymond" reruns.

So, you know, please understand that Smith is the kind of person who does what he wants, even if it's a spur-of-the-moment decision. Late Wednesday night, he decided to invite his fans to ride bikes with him. From his Twitter account (via Poasting and Toasting):

How many people want to ride bikes with me at 2am instagraming pix?

Going to take piks all over manhattan see what kind of stuff goes on in #NY at night!

And take piks [sic] they did! Above, you can see the first, a shot of Smith in his home with a tiny little folding bike. After the jump, check out more of J.R. with his adoring fans. Sadly, his rumored paramour Rihanna did not show up.

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J.R. has lots of bike-riding fans (via teamswish on Instagram).

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J.R. hangs out in Times Square (via teamswish on Instagram).

There are more photos at the Poasting and Toasting link. With any luck, Smith and his new pals will make this a weekly occurrence like Critical Mass. They will change the world forever.

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