OTTO PORTER RUMORS & GOSSIP
Otto Porter patterns his game after Tayshaun Prince.
Porter, a small forward out of Georgetown, measured at 6-8.5 in shoes with a 7-1.5 wingspan at the NBA draft combine.
“Yeah, Tayshaun Prince,” Porter said when asked who his game is modeled after. “Long, lanky and can do a lot of things on the floor. Can defend, rebound, kind of a glue guy.”
Porter averaged 16.2 points...
The Magic are out in full force in Chicago this week for the NBA Draft Combine. While several draft prospects will be focusing on impressing scouts with their skills, many of the top picks are sitting out and participating only in the measurement and agility drills portion Friday. For scouts and front office staff, the more valuable part comes in being able to talk to and interview...
Otto Porter has signed with NBA player agent David Falk.
Porter, a 6-foot-8 forward, averaged 16.2 points and 7.5 rebounds, while shooting 47.9 percent from the floor, in 35.4 minutes per game last season for Georgetown.
Falk represents several players who have attended Georgetown, including Roy Hibbert, Greg Monroe and Jeff Green.
Porter is projected as a lottery pick in the upcoming draft.
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Name: Otto Porter Age: 19 School: Georgetown
Height: 6’8 Weight: 205 Projected Position: SF
16.2 ppg, 7.5 rpg, 2.7 apg, 1.8 spg, 1.5 tpg (35.4 minutes per game)
48.0 FG%, 77.7 FT%, 42.2 3FG%, 59.0 TS%, 54.1 eFG%
24.1 USG%, 6.7 ORB%, 19.0 DREB%, 13.2 TRB...
All-American Otto Porter Jr. is leaving Georgetown after his sophomore season and declaring himself eligible for the NBA draft.
''The toughest part was knowing you're going to leave a great place like this,'' Porter said Monday at a news conference on campus alongside Hoyas coach John Thompson III. ''I love this place.''
Porter was the Big East...
According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports, Georgetown sophomore Otto Porter Jr. is the most recent college player to declare for the 2013 NBA Draft.
Georgetown All-American Otto Porter Jr. will enter the NBA draft, a source told Yahoo! Sports.
Porter, a first-team consensus All-American and the Big East Player of the Year, will make his decision public at a news conference...
Georgetown's Otto Porter will announce Monday whether he is declaring his eligibility for the NBA draft.
The school has scheduled an afternoon availability for the Hoyas sophomore and coach John Thompson III.
Porter was the Big East player of the year and a first-team AP All-America this season. He also finished second in the voting behind Michigan's Trey Burke for AP player...
Georgetown's Otto Porter Jr. was named the 2013 Player of the Year by CBS Sports. Check out all the All-Americans and other awards here.
Otto Porter Jr. did not play a particularly great game on Thursday.
This is not at all to say that the Big East Player of the Year played poorly during top-seeded Georgetown's 62-43 smothering of Cincinnati in the Hoyas first Big East tournament game. Otto Porter does pretty much anything he's asked - run the fast break, play physical in the paint, harass the opponent with...
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Otto Porter Jr.'s layup with 9.5 seconds remaining in the second overtime gave No. 7 Georgetown a 79-78 victory over Connecticut on Wednesday night, the Hoyas' 10th straight win and first-ever at Gampel Pavilion.
Porter scored 21 of his 22 points after halftime in a wild game that saw Georgetown (22-4, 12-3 Big East) stay in first place in the conference. The Hoyas had a...
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February 27, 2013