Kristaps Porzingis RUMORS & NEWS

  • Are The Kings, Mavericks Talking About A Potential Kristaps Porzingis Trade?

    NBA Analysis "The Sacramento Kings will always be brought up in trade talks until they figure things out as the NBA trade deadline approaches. Unfortunately for them, that time has not come yet. They continue to be one of the worst teams in the Western Conference despite the great amount of talent they..." January 12

  • Kristaps Porzingis for Gordon Hayward and NBA Trades Where Everybody Wins

    Bleacher Report "Almost every NBA trade is deemed to have a clear and immediate winner and loser. Wouldn't it be nice if both sides won? That's the mission foisted upon us here: finding deals of equitable, if not at least closely comparable, interest to all parties..." December 23

  • Mavericks Have Talked To Nets About A Kyrie Irving-Kirstaps Porzingis Trade

    Fadeaway World "Kyrie Irving has not yet played a game for the Brooklyn Nets, this year, and there's no doubt that his absence has been felt. The Brooklyn Nets are still a good team, but there's no question that they don't look as dominant as they did last season. One of the potential..." December 15

  • Kristaps Porzingis’ 7-word take sums up stumbling Mavs

    Clutch Points "The Dallas Mavericks’ recent 106-93 loss to the Indiana Pacers was a night to forget for Kristaps Porzingis and his teammates. The Mavs’ shooting, particularly from the arc, was a big factor in what was their fourth loss from their last five ga Speaking to..." December 11

  • Anthony Edwards Calls Kristaps Porzingis NBA’s Best Rim Protector

    NBA Analysis "The Minnesota Timberwolves had a long night on Wednesday against one the NBA’s top teams in the Utah Jazz. The Timberwolves had a competitive first half, trailing by only one point at halftime. That competitiveness was short-lived, as the Jazz blew the doors off of them in the second..." December 09

  • Mavs’ Kristaps Porzingis shows why he’s such a good two-way player vs Nets

    Clutch Points "The Dallas Mavericks are hosting the Brooklyn Nets Tuesday night in a matchup chalk full of super stars. It was noted earlier Tuesday that the Mavs get Kristaps Porzingis and Luka Doncic from injury. Porzingis was already making his presence felt. Early..." December 07

  • Kristaps Porzingis Experiencing Resurgence With Dallas Mavericks

    NBA Analysis "The Dallas Mavericks picked up an impressive road victory over the LA Clippers on Wednesday night’s NBA action. Paul George hit a wild 3-pointer at the buzzer to put the game into overtime, but the Mavericks were able to steady the ship and pick up a 112-104 win. Picking up the..." November 24

  • Mark Cuban denies Mavs explored Kristaps Porzingis trade "After spending significant time in the trainer’s room in the past four years, Dallas Mavericks center Kristaps Porzingis looked refreshed as he sat on a bench following Monday’s practice. “I feel great,” Porzingis told “My body is feeling the..." November 24

  • Kristaps Porzingis tosses shade at Rick Carlisle with Jason Kidd praise

    Clutch Points "Dallas Mavs center Kristaps Porzingis has enjoyed a strong start to the 2021-22 campaign. Porzingis seems to enjoy playing for new head coach Jason Kidd, as he spoke to NBA reporter Mark Medina about a variety of topics, mentioning his love for playing under Kidd, though he also subtly threw..." November 23

  • Is Kristaps Porzingis Finally Turning The Corner For Mavericks?

    NBA Analysis "The Dallas Mavericks have struggled in the last few games without star point guard, Luka Doncic. Doncic hurt his ankle late in the game against the Denver Nuggets last week and has not been able to get back on the court since. The team has gone 0-3 without him, losing twice to the..." November 22

  • The Thunder Need To Trade For Kristaps Porzingis Right Now

    NBA Analysis "The Dallas Mavericks, it sounds like, have been trying to move on from former NBA All-Star Kristaps Porzingis for months. All of the excitement surrounding him being acquired from the New York Knicks is now out the window, as he has failed to live up to expectations. A lot of the same..." November 15

  • Thunder Should Be All In On Kristaps Porzingis Trade

    NBA Analysis "The Dallas Mavericks were a big team to watch entering the NBA regular season. After two straight postseason appearances, Dallas was looking to advance and continue to be a threat in the Western Conference. They have one of the best players in the league and might want to continue to reshape..." October 26

  • Could Kristaps Porzingis Trade Still Happen For Dallas Mavericks?

    NBA Analysis "It was far from an ideal start to the 2021 NBA season for the Dallas Mavericks as they fell to the Atlanta Hawks, 113-87. The Mavericks looked out of sorts on both ends of the court as the Hawks shot 47.9% from the floor and 42.9% from outside. While Dallas can’t be content with..." October 22

  • Luka Doncic Calls Out The Media For False Reports On His Relationship With Kristaps Porzingis

    Dallas Morning News "With a hint of a smile and a shrug, Luka Doncic answered one of the most high-interest questions about the Mavericks entering this new season. “I think that’s more [what the] media did to us,” Doncic said of his relationship with Kristaps Porzingis. “Not us...." October 21

  • Are Warriors Thinking About A Kristaps Porzingis Trade?

    NBA Analysis "Luka Doncic is both the now and future of the Dallas Mavericks organization and he will have them competing for NBA championships in the near future, but they are not yet at that point. Doncic has a chance to be this season’s MVP if he continues to grow on his triple-double-like..." October 15

  • Luka Doncic, Kristaps Porzingis will have to work extra hard with bold Jason Kidd rule

    Clutch Points "It’s definitely a new era for the Dallas Mavericks with Jason Kidd calling the shots. While he was a very talented offensive player because of his playmaking skills, his defense was largely underappreciated. So in his first season with the Mavericks, Kidd wants to inculcate a..." October 13

  • Jason Kidd Slams Rumors of Rift Between Luka Doncic and Kristaps Porzingis

    Heavy "For the Mavericks, it was the talk of last season and, certainly, something that reared its head during the offseason, too. Around the league, there were rumblings that all was not well between the team’s two best players, Luka Doncic and Kristaps Porzingis. New..." October 07

  • Kristaps Porzingis wanted Mavericks to trade him, feels he has fresh start after coaching change

    Yardbarker "At the end of a disappointing 2020-21 season, Mavericks big man Kristaps Porzingis would have liked to be traded, ESPN’s Tim MacMahon said during an appearance on Brian Windhorst’s Hoop Collective podcast (hat tip to Dan Feldman of NBC Sports). However, according to MacMahon,..." September 29

  • Jason Kidd Reveals Big Plans For Kristaps Porzingis

    NBA Analysis "The Dallas Mavericks underwent some major changes this NBA offseason. They have a new person leading the front office in Nico Harrison, who has taken over for Donnie Nelson. On the sidelines, Jason Kidd is also taking over for Rick Carlisle, who stepped down as head coach and joined the Indiana..." September 28

  • Mavs’ Kristaps Porzingis Goes IG Official With His GF Laura Vizla

    Black Sports Online "It’s a new season for Kristaps Porzingis, and he’s looking to have a better season to help out Luka more to get the Mavs out of the first round this year. With the new season comes a new lady for him. September 28

  • Are The Wizards Preparing To Make A Trade Offer For Kristaps Porzingis?

    NBA Analysis "The NBA offseason is well underway and there are still many big-name players at the forefront of the conversation. This includes Kristaps Porzingis of the Dallas Mavericks. He will continue to be brought up in trade rumors until Dallas makes a decision. Until then, teams like the Washington..." September 24

  • Social Graces: A Mavs Sign of Friendship for Luka Doncic & Kristaps Porzingis?

    SI "Much has been made about the relationship that Dallas Mavericks stars Luka Doncic and Kristaps Porzingis share with one another. At times, Porzingis has voiced his displeasure with his role in the half-court offense. ESPN's Stephen A. Smith has even gone as far as to say that..." September 24

  • 4 ideal Andrew Wiggins trade scenarios from the Golden State Warriors

    Sportsnaut "In the season-plus he has been a member of the Golden State Warriors, Andrew Wiggins has turned that bust narrative around in a big way. While there’s still some overall issues with Wiggins’ game (shot selection being one), he’s morphed into a consistent scorer,..." September 23

  • What Would It Cost The Pelicans If They Wanted Kristaps Porzingis?

    NBA Analysis "While it seems like he has been in the NBA forever, Kristaps Porzingis is only 26-years-old and is about to enter his 7th year in the NBA during the 2021-22 season. However, this will only be the 6th year Porzingis will be playing in the league, as he sat out the entire 2018-19 season due to..." September 15

  • Could A Kristaps Porzingis For Ben Simmons Trade Make Sense For Mavs And Sixers?

    NBA Analysis "The Philadelphia 76ers are going to look a lot different when the 2021-22 NBA season begins than they did at the end of the 2020-21 season when they were eliminated from the second round of the playoffs by the Atlanta Hawks. That is because Ben Simmons is not going to be with the..." September 14

  • Is Kristaps Porzingis The Celtics Missing Piece?

    NBA Analysis "The Dallas Mavericks have been looking for a trade partner to unload Kristaps Porzingis on for a few months now. Rumors going back to the NBA Trade Deadline about the Mavericks shopping the Latvian big man, and they have not quieted down since. Dallas tried to do a swap with the..." September 14

  • The Dallas Mavericks Potential Starting Lineup: Luka Doncic And Kristaps Porzingis Have To Prove It Can Work

    Fadeaway World "After two straight seasons of ending in the first round, the Dallas Mavericks bring back a similar group that looks to get over the hump. The Mavericks made just two acquisitions this offseason with Reggie Bullock headlining the free agency class. Based on their moves, it appears that the..." September 14

  • Mavs’ Kristaps Porzingis gives Lakers’ Carmelo Anthony the ultimate respect

    Clutch Points "Dallas Mavericks star Kristaps Porzingis shared a touching tribute for Los Angeles Lakers forward Carmelo Anthony, whom he idolized and used to play with when they were still with the New York Knicks. On Instagram, Porzingis recalled how he was inspired by the now..." September 13

  • Could Pelicans make shocking trade for Mavs’ Kristaps Porzingis?

    NBA Analysis "This offseason has been a peculiar one for the New Orleans Pelicans. Their first big move of the offseason was a trade with the Memphis Grizzlies in which their goal seemed to be to clear as much cap space as possible. Could another deal could be on the horizon, possibly with the Dallas..." September 09

  • Could We See A Kristaps Porzingis To Sacramento Trade Soon?

    NBA Analysis "The last time the Sacramento Kings were in the playoffs, Nintendo had just released the Wii gaming console, Disney had just released the movie Cars, and the iPhone was just in the developmental stages of testing by Apple. The Kings have not been in the playoffs for 15 years now, and with the..." September 08

  • This Three-Team Blockbuster Trade Involves CJ McCollum, Myles Turner, Kristaps Porzingis

    NBA Analysis "This NBA offseason has been a mess for the Portland Trail Blazers with no shortage of trade rumors hanging over their heads. While Damian Lillard has not requested a trade, this season almost seems like his own “Last Dance” with Portland unless they make some big changes to their..." September 02

  • The Wizards Should Go All-In For Kristaps Porzingis

    NBA Analysis "The NBA offseason is well underway and there are still many big-name players at the forefront of the conversation. This includes Kristaps Porzingis of the Dallas Mavericks. He will continue to be brought up in trade rumors until Dallas makes a decision. Until then, teams like the Washington..." September 02

  • 3 Teams Who Should Monitor Potential Kristaps Porzingis Trade

    NBA Analysis "One of the big named players that have been mentioned in trade rumors at points this NBA offseason was Kristaps Porzingis. The former All-Star did not like the role he was playing with Dallas Mavericks and some of the same issues he had with the New York Knicks were popping up..." September 01

  • This Mavericks-Warriors Trade Is Centered Around Kristaps Porzingis

    NBA Analysis "Knicks fans cried in misery when he was drafted 4th overall in 2015, but Kristaps Porzingis turned out to be a really solid player for New York… only for 2.5 seasons though. In just his third season in the league, Porzingis was the star of the Knicks and was named to the NBA All-Star..." August 29

  • 3 NBA Stars Who Could Be Involved In Next Blockbuster Trade

    NBA Analysis "The 2021 NBA offseason is winding down with plenty of action in free agency and the draft. The draft class is one of the deeper ones in recent memory, as multiple players with first-round grades slipped into the second round, providing teams with a ton of depth. Meanwhile, a variety of key..." August 29

  • Mavs vet Tim Hardaway Jr’s bold Knicks prediction for Kristaps Porzingis

    Clutch Points "According to Hardaway, he is confident that KP will come out with a vengeance in 2021-22 as he looks to retake his All-Star form during his time in New York. “Being his teammate probably longer anybody on the roster, I know KP,” Hardaway Jr. said, via Grant Afseth of..." August 27

  • Luka Doncic approves of Kristaps Porzingis’ ‘lab work’

    Clutch Points "If recent news are any indication, it looks like the Dallas Mavericks are going to run it back with Luka Doncic and Kristaps Porzingis as their core. Luka, for his part, doesn’t seem to have any problem with it. In fact, he might be looking forward to playing..." August 24

  • Jason Kidd on Latvia visit with Kristaps Porzingis

    Dallas Morning News "Two weeks ago, Jason Kidd was part of a Mavericks leadership contingent that traveled to Luka Doncic’s hometown of Ljubljana, Slovenia, to considerable fanfare. After all, the group went to personally present a $207 million contract extension to Doncic. And the ensuing news..." August 23

  • Here’s the best potential trade destination for Mavs’ Kristaps Porzingis

    NBA Analysis "The Dallas Mavericks have to figure out what to do with Kristaps Porzingis. All of the positivity surrounding his acquisition from the New York Knicks is now gone, as things have not panned out as the organization had hoped. Since then, he’s found himself mention in a few NBA trade..." August 16

  • 3 teams best positioned to trade for Mavericks star Kristaps Porzingis

    NBA Analysis "The Dallas Mavericks entered this offseason for the second consecutive NBA season after suffering a loss at the hands of the Los Angeles Clippers. Dallas lost in seven games in the first round, as Luka Doncic did everything he could to get the Mavericks into the second round of the..." August 10

  • 3 teams who could still pursue trade for Kristaps Porzingis

    NBA Analysis "The Dallas Mavericks were on top of the world when they acquired Kristaps Porzingis from the New York Knicks two years ago. People around the NBA believed that Dallas had swindled New York out of their All-Star big man and that the Mavericks would have the next best duo in the league with..." August 07

  • This Mavericks-Nets trade is centered on Kristaps Porzingis to Brooklyn

    NBA Analysis "The Brooklyn Nets entered the postseason as the favorites to win an NBA Championship but there were some extreme circumstances. Brooklyn dealt with some injuries and ran into a team that put it all together at the right time. Now, the so-called super team is home and focused on the..." July 30