Kristaps Porzingis Injury: Updates on Knicks Forward’s Neck and Return

November 2nd, 2015 by Alec Nathan Leave a reply »
The New York Knicks dropped Monday's game against the San Antonio Spurs, and they lost forward Kristaps Porzingis to a neck injury in the process.

Continue for updates.

Latest on Porzingis' Playing Status Ahead of Cavaliers Game Tuesday, Nov. 3 The team announced Porzingis is probable for Wednesday's game against Cleveland.

X-Rays Negative on Porzingis' Neck Monday, Nov. 2 Chris Herring of the Wall Street Journal noted Porzingis suffered a soft-tissue injury in his neck, and X-rays were negative.

Porzingis Suffers Another Injury Setback This isn't the first setback for the big man. Porzingis battled leg injuries before the season started, and head coach Derek Fisher stressed the importance of getting the team's top draft pick into tiptop shape.

"There's definitely something that we need to try and figure out [to] make sure to try and help him limit the injuries and the setbacks," Fisher said Oct. 13, per's Ian Begley. "It's for him, it's for us, it's for our medical team. We'll figure it out."

The No. 4 pick in the 2015 draft arrived in the Big Apple amid plenty of hype after the Knicks made ...

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