Kristaps Porzingis FC #6
Current Team: New York Knicks
Born: Aug 2, 1995 (21 years old)
Birthplace: Liepaja, Liepaja (Latvia)
Height: 7-3 (221cm) Weight: 240 (109kg)
Kristaps Porzingis News
Kristaps Porzingis Sits With Sore Achilles
Kristaps Porzingis missed Saturday's loss at the Rockets with a sore left Achilles.
Lakers Challenged Kristaps Porzingis' Physicality During Pre-Draft Workout
Byron Scott kidded Lakers' staffers that he better get an extension on his contract if the Lakers decided to draft Kristaps Porzingis and wait for him to grow.
Kristaps Porzingis Not Worried If Knicks Are His Team Or Carmelo's
Kristaps Porzingis is averaging 21.4 points, 7.2 rebounds and 1.3 assists this season with a PER of 22.0.
Kristaps Porzingis Signs Multi-Year Deal With Adidas
Kristaps Porzingis has signed a multi-year deal with Adidas worth between $3 million and $6 million annually depending on bonuses.
Kristaps Porzingis Has Gained Just One Pound Since Eve Of Rookie Season
Kristaps Porzingis said he now weighs 238 pounds compared to 237 at the beginning of his rookie season.
Kristaps Porzingis Working On Improving Post Game
The Knicks plan on continuing to run the triangle this season.
Karl-Anthony Towns Unanimously Wins 2016 NBA Rookie Of The Year
Karl-Anthony Towns was the unanimous winner while Kristaps Porzingis received 117 out of 130 second place votes.
Kristaps Porzingis Won't Play For Latvia In Olympic Qualifying
The Knicks will retain more control over the training and conditioning of Kristaps Porzingis this summer.
Woj: Porzingis Is An Exception When It Comes To Attracting Free Agents
The Knicks are hoping the combination of cap space and the foundational pieces of Kristaps Porzingis and Carmelo Anthony will allow them to become major factors in free agency.
Kristaps Porzingis To Undergo MRI On Shoulder
Kristaps Porzingis injured the shoulder when he blocked an Alonzo Gee block attempt on Monday.
Kristaps Porzingis Hopes Carmelo Anthony Remains With Knicks
Kristaps Porzingis said both the Knicks and himself personally need Carmelo Anthony to remain with the franchise.
Kristaps Porzingis Never Knew What March Madness Was About
Kristaps Porzingis received college recruitment interest from Division II schools via Facebook.
Kurt Rambis Interested In Playing Kristaps Porzingis At Small Forward
Teams typically look to use players with the skill set of Kristaps Porzingis at center due to how much space it requires defenses to cover.
Kristaps Porzingis Wants To Improve Defense To Also Play Center
Kurt Rambis would like Kristaps Porzingis to be capable of playing center for when the Knicks go small.
Kristaps Porzingis: I Wouldn't Want To Lose Carmelo Anthony
Carmelo Anthony has been mentioned in trade rumors as the Knicks are in-between trying to contend around him and rebuilding around Kristaps Porzingis.
Carmelo Anthony, Kristaps Porzingis Considered Untouchable Ahead Of Deadline
Carmelo Anthony has a full no-trade clause in his contract while the Knicks are building around Kristaps Porzingis.
Durant: Kristaps Porzingis 'Like A Unicorn'
Kevin Durant says the combination of size and skill of Kristaps Porzingis makes him a unicorn.
Stephen Curry No. 1 On Jersey Sales List, Kristaps Porzingis No. 4
The Warriors once again emerged as the top-selling team, followed by the Bulls at No. 2, the Cavaliers at No. 3, the Lakers at No. 4 and the Knicks at No. 5.
Kristaps Porzingis, Karl-Anthony Towns Named Rookies Of The Month
Kristaps Porzingis and Karl-Anthony Towns also won the award for November.
76ers Weren't Permitted To Interview Kristaps Porzinigs During Predraft Process
Sam Hinkie wasn't permitted to interview Kristaps Porzingis during his predraft workout in Las Vegas.
Kristaps Porzingis Doesn't Believe He's Hit Rookie Wall
Kristaps Porzingis has a PER of 12.1 over his past five games.
Kristaps Porzingis Signs Endorsement Deal With BodyArmor
Rob Gronkowski, Sydney Leroux and Mike Trout also endorse BodyArmor.
Cuban: Mavericks Would Have Traded Up For Porzingis In 'A Heartbeat'
Mark Cuban says the Mavericks would have traded up to select Kristaps Porzingis if possible.
Celtics Tried To Use Hornets' No. 9 Pick To Trade Up With Knicks To No. 4
The Celtics were targeting Justise Winslow at No. 4, just as they were at No. 9.
Carmelo Believes Kristaps Porzingis Will Lead Knicks Long After His Retirement
Carmelo Anthony said he and Kristaps Porzingis are "building" their relationship.
No All-Stars Of Past 16 Europeans Selected In Lottery
The Knicks are hoping Kristaps Porzingis can eventually end that streak.
Kristaps Porzingis: I Wanted To Be In New York Because I Love Pressure
Kristaps Porzingis' game has immediately translated to the NBA.
Lakers Were Concerned Kristaps Porzingis Might Take Too Long To Develop
The Lakers selected D'Angelo Russell over Kristaps Porzingis with the second overall pick.
Tim Duncan: Porzingis Was Impressive, Skill Set Is There
Kristaps Porzingis had 13 points, 14 rebounds, two blocks and three steals against the Spurs, impressing Tim Duncan in the process.
Kristaps Porzingis Starting For Knicks In Opener
Kristaps Porzingis averaged 7.5 points on 37 percent shooting in four preseason games.