Last week, Barstool Sports founder Dave Portnoy exited the crypto market after a brief foray. In a widely-publicized manner, the celebrity day trader liquidated his $1.25 million in cryptocurrency, which included Bitcoin, Chainlink (LINK), and Orchid (OXT).
While he claims to have made money on BTC, he lost big time on LINK and OXT, buying local tops for both altcoins.
As reported by CryptoSlate, when he announced he was liquidating his digital asset holdings, he specifically bashed the “Link Marines”:
“I currently own zero bitcoins. I will wait and watch. I lost 25k. Just like with the stock market it took my brain time to figure it out. I know this. The Link Marines are weak and the orchid flowers do die in the crypto world. I may or may not be done…
“You LINK …