PORTRAIT – The man nicknamed the “Greek Freak” guided Milwaukee to the crowning glory. Return on the extraordinary course of a player who is not less.
Giannis Antetokounmpo or rewarded patience, the praise of hard work and humility. At 26 years old and at the end of his eighth season, the Greek superstar hoisted Milwaukee on the roof of the NBA, after a Finals won in six innings against Phoenix. Obviously, the Bucks isn’t just the “Greek freak», But it all starts with him. “The base, the foundation of this team, is Giannis», Summarizes Jacques Monclar. A solid base, the former 15th choice of the 2013 Draft having completed the “NBA Finals” with a stratospheric match 6 at 50 points, 14 rebounds, 5 blocks (105-98) and a deserved title of MVP (best player) of series. This is obviously not the first individual trophy of the native of Athens, MIP (best progression) in 2017, the year of the disappearance of his dad, Charles, then MVP of the regular season in 2019 at 24 years old – third more young player to inherit the Maurice Podoloff trophy – and in 2020, Best defender in 2020 too.
The new “Superman”
A sacred harvest for Antetokounmpo, undoubtedly the
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