The 2015 NBA draft board had a massive pool of talent this 2015-2016 season. One player that has been able to adjust well to the league is Kristaps Porziņģis.

Kobe Bryant has even expressed his impressions for the young power forward and center.

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The Los Angeles Lakers superstar had quite the positive feedback for Knicks rookie despite his absence on the court the past four games.

Considering Kristaps' shoulder injury and bleak season, chances to return and further impress the Mamba this season are slim.