Porzingis Escapes Serious Injury
New York Knick fans got a major scare last night. as their rookie Kristaps Porzingis was rolling on the ground in agony holding his head, after Carmelo Anthony fell on top of him in the fourth quarter Monday night. The Knicks would go on to lose 94-84 to the San Antonio Spurs.
"I had some stiffness in my neck. It doesn't feel too good," Porzingis said . "It's nothing serious. I think it'll be fine soon." The Knicks take on the Cleveland Cavaliers on Wednesday night, the 19-year old Latvian's status is uncertain.
Porzingis was having his best game as a Knick this season recording his first double double in the NBA with 13 points, 14 rebounds. The Knicks were making a run largely contributed to the the play of the Knicks rookie duo Porzingis, and Jerian Grant.