Tags: Porzingis, Kristaps (1995- )

Pistons 111, Knicks 107: Knicks Falter in Second Half and Lose Home Opener to the Pistons

“When you got a 20-point lead,” Tim Hardaway Jr. said afterward, “don’t blow it.” But the Knicks did. And Hardaway himself struggled, missing 12 of his 16 shots on the way to scoring 14 points. Kristaps Porzingis led the Knicks with 33 points, and Enes Kanter had 17 points and 10 rebounds. The game was…

Meet the Knicks: No Big Expectations but a Lot of Tall Players

It is a lineup contrasted by the best team in the Eastern Conference, the Cleveland Cavaliers, who plan to start Kevin Love, normally a mobile power forward, at center. And many clubs are trying to emulate the Golden State Warriors’ brand of nearly positionless basketball. “The game is changing,” D’Antoni said during his visit to…

After Kristaps Porzingis Leaves Practice, Knicks Play Down Durability Concerns

Photo Kristaps Porzingis, center, is dealing with a sore knee, and huge expectations with the Knicks. Credit Seth Wenig/Associated Press GREENBURGH, N.Y. — The Knicks’ hopes of a smooth training camp after trading away Carmelo Anthony took a hit Thursday afternoon when Kristaps Porzingis, the team’s burgeoning star, left practice early with a sore right…