Knicks fans must give Kristaps Porzingis time to prove himself
With the fourth pick in Thursday’s NBA draft, the Knicks decided to with Kristaps Porzingis of Latvia and that didn’t sit well with Knicks fans who made their presence known with loud boos and sad faces. Knicks supporter, who also works at ESPN, Stephen A. Smith voiced his displeasure in a Twitter-filled rant.
But the problem with this, however, is that fans aren’t in the trenches, doing the dirty work, doing the scouting and knowing what is the best fit for the team. Instead, they just see the flashy names, the awesome random dunk highlights and stuff televisions show them.
Because of that, Knicks fans have to give Porzingis a chance to prove himself before making a true judgement on him.