It wasn’t too long ago that Kristaps Porzingis was booed relentlessly on draft night. Now, Knicks fans are chanting his name in the fourth quarter, and erupting every time he knocks down a jump shot or grabs a rebound.
After having his buzzer-beater waved off in Charlotte, Porzingis clearly wanted some revenge against the Hornets. The 7-3 big man posted 29 points and 11 boards, leading the Knicks to a 102-94 win and a 6-6 record. Watch the highlights from Kristaps’ career night above.