13 July 1982|
Liepāja, Latvian SSR, Soviet Union
|Listed height||6 ft 7.5 in (2.02 m)|
|Listed weight||225 lb (102 kg)|
|2007–2008||Pistoia Basket 2000|
|2008||New Basket Brindisi|
|2010–2011||Pistoia Basket 2000|
|2012||Guerino Vanoli Basket|
Professional playing career
Porziņģis played for fifteen different teams, in multiple European national domestic leagues over a fourteen-year career. He officially retired from playing professional basketball in 2015, after last having played in 2013.
Latvian national team
Porziņģis also made a few appearances with the Latvian national team.
Post playing career
After he retired from playing professional basketball, Porziņģis became an agent for his younger brother, Kristaps Porziņģis, who is also a professional basketball player for the New York Knicks of the National Basketball Association (NBA).
- Powell, Michael (27 June 2015). "Remember, Knicks Fans, Basketball Is a Global Sport". New York Times. Retrieved 28 June 2015.
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