Social Media Rumors

There’s certainly one person who won’t miss D’Angelo Russell now that he is departing Los Angeles: ex-girlfriend Niki Withers. After news broke Tuesday the Lakers point guard was being traded to the Brooklyn Nets after two seasons with the team, the USC volleyball beauty took to Twitter to weigh in on the developments with three little letters. Niki Withers: L O L
Judging by the 7-foot-3 forward’s latest Instagram post, Porzingis was as confused as anyone by the reports that Phil Jackson is listening to trade offers for him in the days before the draft. The somewhat cryptic social media post depicts Porzingis wearing a backwards cap and a T-shirt with the letters “fr” super-imposed on the selfie. Short-hand for “for real,” the choice of letters paired with Porzingis’ seemingly sarcastic grin may shed some light on what the Knicks star could be thinking: Are you kidding me?