“[We] just thought it was going to take him some time [to develop],” Scott said.
While it is still early in the season, Porzingis is averaging 12.3 points and 8.3 rebounds for the Knicks. As a result, Scott acknowledged the Lakers were probably a little wrong and complimented the rookie’s play, via Holmes:
“Obviously, we were probably a little wrong about that because he’s playing pretty well right now,” Scott said.
"We didn't draft that guy because we thought it would take him some time to develop."
*drafts a guy that would CLEARLY need some time to develop*