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Giannis and Greece lose to Serbia, get eliminated from World Cup

Giannis and Greece lose to Serbia, get eliminated from World Cup

| September 7, 2014 | 1 Reply

Share With a 90-72 loss at the hands of Serbia, Giannis Antetokounmpo‘s big fat Greek summer has come to an end. Antetokounmpo finished with 7 points, 2 rebounds, a steal and a block, and he made all three of his field goal attempts, including a three-pointer at the start of the second half. Serbia outscored [...]

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Giannis Antetokounmpo helps Greece stay undefeated (VIDEO)

Giannis Antetokounmpo helps Greece stay undefeated (VIDEO)

| September 2, 2014 | 2 Replies

ShareGiannis Antetokounmpo scored 15 points to help Greece up their record to 3-0 in FIBA group play. Antetokounmpo shot 5-for-11 from the field and 5-for-8 from the free throw line, while also grabbing 3 rebounds. (The video below puts 4 of his 5 baskets in the game highlights.) His steal led to a game-icing three-point [...]

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Giannis Antetokounmpo scores 11 points in FIBA opening game (VIDEO)

Giannis Antetokounmpo scores 11 points in FIBA opening game (VIDEO)

| August 31, 2014 | 1 Reply

ShareGiannis Antetokounmpo scored 11 points in Greece’s 87-64 win over Senegal yesterday.  He made both of his field goal attempts — a pair of transition dunks — while also converting 7 of 8 free throw attempts (for a total of 11 points on 2 field goals attempted). More than that, though, he was a legitimate influence [...]

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Giannis Antetokounmpo and his brother make the same crazy in-game dunk on the same day

Giannis Antetokounmpo and his brother make the same crazy in-game dunk on the same day

| January 31, 2014 | 2 Replies

ShareThe Milwaukee Bucks took their routine thrice-weekly whipping, but the most notable moment of their 113-102 loss to the Orlando Magic came when rookie phenom Giannis Antetokounmpo windmilled a reverse baseline dunk.  In slow motion, the dunk is an acrobatic display of grace in a confined spot — striding, stretching, circling the ball around and [...]

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