The words like successful, talented, and skillful come in mind when the name Kristaps Porzingis comes. He is a young professional basketball player who is known to have an amazing playing style and has received much appreciation because of his good performances. He is, currently, a member of Dallas Mavericks of NBA and plays as center/power forward in the games.
Kristaps Porzingis’s birth date is August 2, 1995, and his birthplace is Liepaja, Latvia. He has got awesome height, 7 ft 3 in, and he is considered as one of the tallest players in the NBA. His parents had skills in basketball that blossom basketball love in him in his childhood and eventually by working hard, he appeared as a brilliant basketball player.
He enjoys a huge fan following on his social media accounts and his impressive performances have also been appreciated by many awards and honors.
Kristaps Porzingis Family
Kristaps Porzingis’s parents are Tālis Porzingis and Ingrīda Porzingis. He has three brothers, Janis Porzingis, Martins and Toms (passed away in infancy).
Kristaps Porzingis Education
Nothing is mentioned clearly about the education (High School, college, etc) of Kristaps Porzingis on websites.
Kristaps Porzingis Career
Kristaps Porzingis started his professional career from Sevilla in 2011 and played for it till 2015 (Sevilla B from 2011-2012). Then he joined the New York Knicks from 2015-2019. Now, he is a part of Dallas Mavericks of the NBA and is a part of this team since 2019.
He has earned may achievements that highlight his good performances and his impressive playing potential. Some of these achievements are mentioned below:
- In the year 2018, he was NBA All-Star.
- He earned NBA All-Rookie First Team in 2016.
- He earned EuroCup Rising Star in 2015.
- He earned the ACB All-Young Players Team in the years 2014 and 2015.
Kristaps Porzingis Net Worth
Some websites have reported that the net worth of Kristaps Porzingis is estimated to be $6 million while some have also estimated it to be $4 million and $8 million.
Kristaps Porzingis Basketball Shoes
- Adidas Pro Bounce 2019.
- Adidas Crazy Explosive 2017.
- Adidas Crazy Explosive 2016.