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Watch NBA rookies struggle to spell "Kristaps Porzingis"
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Watch NBA rookies struggle to spell "Kristaps Porzingis"
Wednesday August 19th, 2015

Kristaps Porzingis is starting to enjoy all the perks that come with being an NBA player, including getting shipments of cool things for free.

The Knicks rookie’s latest haul is a box from the league’s official sock provider, Stance, including a pair sporting the image of Porzingis’s boss, Knicks president Phil Jackson.

Gotta say thank you to my guys at @stancehoops for the care package. These are my favorites

A photo posted by Kristaps Porzingis (@kporzee) on

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The Knicks top pick was booed on draft night, but if he makes a style statement on the court with these socks, he may just force New York fans to love him, or at least learn how to spell his name.

 

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