The Knicks introduced Tuesday that All-Star ahead Kristaps Porzingis suffered an ACL tear through the group’s residence loss to the Bucks.
Porzingis was trying a dunk over Giannis Antetokounmpo when he landed awkwardly on his left leg, inflicting the damage that may more than likely finish his season.
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After the sport, gamers from across the NBA provided ideas and prayers to the Lithuanian.
Hoped for the most effective news once I noticed the play after the sport. ??♂️!! Greatest needs and have a speedy wholesome restoration @kporzee!! #InjuriesSuch??
— LeBron James (@KingJames) February 7, 2018
Smdh at one other damage 2 one among our video games greatest gamers AGAIN—My Prayers are up for @kporzee
— DWade (@DwyaneWade) February 7, 2018
Carmelo Anthony on Kristaps Porzingis’ damage: “It’s unhappy, man.” Stated he hasn’t reached out, however will quickly. pic.twitter.com/U0AHOy9uPH
— Royce Younger (@royceyoung) February 7, 2018
?? up to Porzingis !
— Paul George (@Yg_Trece) February 7, 2018
Rattling man… @kporzee come again stronger bro.
— Rudy Gobert (@rudygobert27) February 7, 2018
All the time sucks listening to somebody tore their ACL. Come again stronger @kporzee
— Spencer Dinwiddie (@SDinwiddie_25) February 7, 2018
Blessings to My brother @kporzee man! Youll be again higher then ever!
— Cleanthony Early (@Clearly_Balllyf) February 7, 2018
Rattling, hate to see that occur to @kporzee! He’s having a tremendous yr! Come again stronger and higher brother! ??
— DeAndre Jordan (@DeAndre) February 7, 2018
Rattling!!! Get Nicely quickly @kporzee . Praying on a speedy restoration
— Tim Hardaway Jr (@T_HardJR) February 7, 2018
Go assault the damage @kporzee. Going to be some ups and downs, however it should make you higher on and off the courtroom?
— Zach LaVine (@ZachLaVine) February 7, 2018
Keep up @kporzee !! Gonna be even scarier in your return!
— Sam Dekker (@dekker) February 7, 2018
That is so exhausting….you’re my greatest pal. We now have been collectively virtually every single day for 5 years. However, I do know you’ll be again stronger and higher than ever!!! I really like you bro! pic.twitter.com/MEFurC1Asu
— Willy Hernangómez (@willyhg94) February 7, 2018
The damage was dangerous sufficient that even some notable NBA Twitter personalities expressed their frustration.
is it bizarre that im like not even unhappy i’ve a such a extreme case of Stockholm Syndrome with the Knicks that this looks like simply one other Tuesday at this level i’m all types of tousled
— N/A (@World_Wide_Wob) February 7, 2018
Lottery gods, assist the Knicks. They’ve paid for Dolan’s sins. Give them Doncic. Give them Trae. Pay them again.
— Hardwood Paroxysm (@HPbasketball) February 7, 2018
Son of a bitch. Critically @NBA flip accidents off. https://t.co/Xk4awSI6eI
— Jordan Greer (@jordangreer42) February 7, 2018
Porzingis is the fourth participant to endure an extended-time period damage since being chosen to LeBron James’ All-Star roster (DeMarcus Cousins, Kevin Love and John Wall are the others). Prior to his damage, Porzingis was averaging 22.7 factors, 6.6 rebounds, and a couple of.four blocks per recreation, whereas capturing forty three.9 % from the sector.