Sport Kristaps Porzingis vows to come back 'stronger, better and sharper than ever'

22:51  14 february  2018
22:51  14 february  2018 Source:   Sporting News

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"I’ll come back stronger , better and sharper than ever ." It has been just over a week since Knicks star Kristaps Porzingis suffered a season-ending ACL injury after an awkward landing against the Bucks.

But in a video message he posted on social media, the Eagles quarterback said the injury will not “stop me” and vowed to return “ stronger than ever .” Going forward, I will come back stronger than ever .

Kristaps Porzingis is staying positive after tearing his ACL in his left knee.

The Knicks star took to Twitter to thank fans for supporting him after the injury and surgery, which will sideline him for 10 months.

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Dig into the Porzingis analysis out there and you might come across the word “ectomorph” on more than one occasion. Let’s back up. Kristaps Porzingis is a 7-foot-1 power forward who plays for Baloncesto Sevilla, which competes in Liga ACB, widely regarded as the second- best basketball

Kristaps Porzingis appears to be in good spirits. "Im (sic) attacking my rehab right away. I truly believe that with consistent hard work, patience and positive attitude I'll come back stronger , better and sharper than ever .

a person holding a sign: New York Knicks center Kristaps Porzingis © Getty Images New York Knicks center Kristaps Porzingis

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"I truly believe that with consistent hard work, patience and positive attitude I’ll come back stronger, better and sharper than ever," Porzingis posted.

The injury occurred during the Knicks' Feb. 6 game against the Bucks. Before the injury, he was averaging 22.7 points, 6.6 rebounds and 2.4 blocks in 48 games this season.

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