New York Knicks Cancel "Latvian Heritage Night" After Trading Porzingis


The New York Knicks have formally cancelled "Latvian Heritage Night," which was scheduled to be held on February 24 after they play the San Antonio Spurs at Madison Square Garden.

Of course, with a sure 7'three Latvian not a member of the Knicks roster, the group felt it pointless to host such an occasion.

The Knicks beforehand hosted French Heritage Night, in honor of Frank Ntilikina, on December 9 and most lately acknowledged Mario Hezonja throughout Croatian Heritage Night, on January 11. Heritage Night or no Heritage Night, there hasn't been a lot of a purpose for Knicks followers to go to MSG this season anyway.

The Knicks suffered a 126-111 loss at residence to the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night time, marking their 18th straight loss. The group heads into the All-Star break with an NBA-worst 10-47 report, having misplaced 26 of their final 27 video games.

They have not tasted victory since January four, after they defeated the LeBron-less Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center. If you are in search of their final win at The Garden, you'd need to go all the way in which again to December 21, after they beat the Atlanta Hawks 114-107.