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Rise of the Greek Freak! How Giannis Antetokounmpo went from scrawny soccer-mad teenager who sold sunglasses on the streets of Athens and who NEVER played basketball to MVP of the NBA Finals

Rise of the Greek Freak! How Giannis Antetokounmpo went from scrawny soccer-mad teenager who sold sunglasses on the streets of Athens and who NEVER played basketball to MVP of the NBA Finals

Giannis Antetokounmpo was viewed as a 'freak' long before that same term became an endearing nickname - and a public identity - in the National Basketball Association. He grew up as one of five siblings to Nigerian immigrants and was stateless, forced to avoid drawing any attention to himself or his family...

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