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Knicks Player's Reaction To Kristaps Porzingis Trade Is Going Viral

A general view of the basketball court before fans are admitted to the arena.

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 20: A general view of the basketball court before fans are admitted to the arena prior to the game between the New York Knicks and the Indiana Pacers at Madison Square Garden on November 20, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

In the wake of reports that the New York Knicks are trading star forward Kristaps Porzingis to the Dallas Mavericks, most fans and players on social media have been spending the last few hours laughing at the Knicks' ineptitude.

But at least one person - another Knicks star - has shown a more subdued reaction to the impending trade.

Knicks rookie forward Kevin Knox took to Twitter and posted a shocked reaction gif.

The post has quickly gone viral as word of the Porzingis trade continues to spread:

Knox has not gotten a chance to play alongside Porzingis this year, as the Latvian forward has been nursing a torn ACL since February 2018.

The upcoming trade is believed to send Porzingis and several other players with albatross contracts to the Mavericks in exchange for Dennis Smith Jr., several veterans, and draft picks.

The Knicks are currently in last place in the NBA with a 10-40 record, and have lost 11 games in a row.

Fortunately, with a projected Top-4 pick in the 2019 NBA Draft, along with upwards of $75 million in projected cap space, the team should have plenty of room to find someone who can replace Porzingis long-term.