“NBA Champion Otto Porter Jr. Announces Retirement from the League”

Former NBA player Otto Porter Jr. has announced his retirement from the league. Porter Jr. played for five different teams during his career, including the Golden State Warriors, where he was part of the 2022 championship team.

In a statement, Porter Jr. said that he was grateful for the opportunity to play in the NBA for the past 11 years, but his body is no longer allowing him to play at the level he expects of himself.

Porter Jr. was drafted by the Washington Wizards in 2013 and played in a total of 527 games, with an average of 10.3 points, 4.9 rebounds, 1.5 assists, and 1.1 steals per game. He shot 47.7 percent from the field and 39.7 percent from three-point range.

There were rumors that Porter Jr. might sign with another team, but he has now officially retired. Despite his retirement, he will always be remembered as a champion in Golden State.

Also check: Damian Lillard climbs to fourth on the NBA’s all-time 3-pointers list

Leave a comment