Good news for the mavericks is that despite the wound on his head, Porzingis did not suffer any injuries. Porzingis was staying in his hometown of Liepaja on the Baltic Sea during his recovery. Per the report, the Mavericks star was confronted by a group of Russians at one of these clubs over him "switching" National Basketball Association teams.
Kristaps Porzingis off-season continues to get more weird as on Sunday afternoon in the States a video was leaked of the former Knicks star getting beat up. ESPN reports that several Russians jumped Porzingis, who fought back before club security broke up the scuffle.
Video has surfaced of a bloody Kristaps Porzingis outside a bar in the aftermath of a fight.
This is a developing story and we will update it when more information becomes available. A woman accused him of rape in late March, which was picked up by news outlets in early April.
The 7-foot-3 Porzingis spent all of last season rehabilitating from a torn ACL in his left knee suffered on February 6, 2018. That case is now being investigated by the New York Police Department.