New York Knicks Kristaps Porzingis Shirsey
Kristaps Porzingis (born August 2, 1995) is a Latvian professional basketball player for the New York Knicks of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He was selected by the Knicks with the fourth overall pick of the 2015 NBA draft. Standing 7 ft 3 in (2.21 m), he plays the power forward and center positions. While being brought up in Liepaja, Latvia, Porzingis started out his career with youth teams in his hometown before trying out and making the Baloncesto Sevilla youth squads. Following multiple years with the junior teams of Sevilla and representing them in Nike International Junior Tournaments, he was promoted to the senior squad. Porzingis competed with the Latvia youth national team at the 2013 FIBA Europe Under-18 Championship.
On July 30, 2015, Porzingis signed his rookie scale contract with the Knicks. In four Summer League games with the Knicks, Porzingis averaged 10.5 points and 3.2 rebounds per game. He made his debut for the Knicks in the team’s season opener against the Milwaukee Bucks on October 28, recording 16 points and 5 rebounds in a 122–97 win. On November 2, he recorded his first career double-double with 13 points and 14 rebounds in a loss to the San Antonio Spurs. On November 21, he had a season-best game with 24 points, 14 rebounds and 7 blocks in a 107–102 win over the Houston Rockets. Over his first 18 games, he ranked third among all rookies in scoring (13.7 ppg) and was second in rebounding (9.3 rpg) and blocked shots (1.89 bpg) for October and November. He subsequently earned Eastern Conference Rookie of the Month honors for games played in October and November. On December 7, in a loss to the Dallas Mavericks, Porzingis led a fourth-quarter charge and finished with a game-high 28 points, facing off against fellow European big man Dirk Nowitzki. On January 4, 2016, he was named Eastern Conference Rookie of the Month for December. Porzingis missed his first game of the season on January 28 after being diagnosed with an upper respiratory illness. On February 2, he was named Eastern Conference Rookie of the Month for January. He and Minnesota’s Karl-Anthony Towns (Western Conference) both won all three monthly honors for the season. On February 12, he scored 30 points for Team World in the 2016 Rising Stars Challenge. (Wikipedia)
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