Kristaps Porzingis ' dunk wasn't spectacular, certainly nothing like Giannis Antetokounmpo jumping over Tim Hardaway Jr. for a slam.
But the moment he landed, punching the court in pain , the Knicks ' playoff hopes had likely crumpled right along with him.
Porzingis tore the ACL in his left knee Tuesday night in the Knicks' 103-89 loss to the Milwaukee Bucks .
Antetokounmpo scored 23 points, jumping over Hardaway for one high-flying slam after Porzingis had dunked over him earlier in the game.
Porzingis crashed to the ground after his dunk with 8:46 left in the second quarter and was taken for an MRI exam that...