• This Is The Best Giannis Antetokounmpo Story Yet

    Summary of 2 articles · Updated Mar 5, 2014
    Milwaukee Bucks rookie Giannis Antetokounmpo has quickly become one of the most likable, fascinating, and downright fun players in the NBA. Antetokounmpo's success has been all the more remarkable for the fact that he had arguably the greatest adjustment to NBA life of any player in his rookie class. Chris Mannix of Sports Illustrated profiled Antetokounmpo for this week's issue of the magazine. It's telling, I think, that Antetokounmpo ran out of money because he was sending it to his family in Greece and also decided to deal with the issue by exerting physical effort to get to the game on time. While he's still a work in progress, the Greek Freak has displayed varied skills and a consistently high motor. While this season has been a horrific one for the NBA-worst 12-47 Bucks, the franchise at least knows that they found one player who should be a part of their plans for some time. The 19-year-old Athens native had never played above the second-tier of Greek professional basketball, wasn't even on NBA radars until a few months before the draft, and isn't done growing.
    Source: deadspin.com
    • Giannis Antetokounmpo had to run to a Bucks game after finding he had no cab fare

      Milwaukee Bucks rookie Giannis Antetokounmpo has quickly become one of the most likable, fascinating, and downright fun players in the NBA. While he's still a work in progress, the Greek Freak has displayed varied skills and a consistently high motor. W…
      Source: yahoo.com

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