The Knicks didn’t get D’Angelo Russell. They didn’t get Jahlil Okafor. They didn’t get Emmanuel Mudiay.
They got someone even better: Kristaps Porzingas.
Well, hold on a second. It doesn’t look like this kid isn’t a fan.
— Jason McIntyre (@jasonrmcintyre) June 26, 2015
Well, maybe the Knicks fans will appreciate him.
The Knicks won’t have a good season for the next 5 years — SlaveOfALLAH (@Repping801_) June 26, 2015
I’m really hurt smh the Knicks is crazy
— Chris Ortiz (@TheReal_CO4) June 26, 2015
Oh no. New York ain’t got no love for Young Latvia?
Don’t worry, Knicks fans. Your team will be good in 2010. No, 2013. No, 2016. Wait no, 2019…
— Andy Martino (@MartinoNYDN) June 26, 2015
Hey, Knicks fans pic.twitter.com/Wed5CxCNh6
— Belly Wap (@GeorgeFoster72) June 26, 2015
You knew this was coming…. Knicks fans are passing kidney stones right now. https://t.co/UIwcqPAdc1
— Josina Anderson (@JosinaAnderson) June 26, 2015
— Jimmy Reilly (@J_Reilly22) June 26, 2015
— NBA Meme Team (@NBAMemeTeam) June 26, 2015
To be fair, Porzingas has shown outside shooting potential in his time playing overseas. He could be a Dirk Nowitzki. But with the Knicks luck, he could be another Andrea Bargnani.
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