Mar 4, 2014, 1:30 PM EDT
Giannis Antetokounmpo ranks:
- Just below Raymond Felton and just above Mo Williams in PER
- Just below Andrea Bargnani and just above E’Twaun Moore in win shares
- Just below Toney Douglas and just above Luc Mbah a Moute in win shares per 48 minutes
So, why does everyone go gaga over the Greek Freak?
1. He’s only 19
2. He sometimes does things like this:
Seriously, how many players in the NBA can do that?
Antetokounmpo hasn’t produced consistently, and that’s why he’s not a good player.
But he’s a great prospect. For now, that’s plenty.
- Paul George refutes report he didn’t want to play with Kobe Bryant: ‘Media reaching again’ 9
- PBT Extra preview: Lakers, Celtics big name teams headed to lottery 11
- Could lottery reform be bad for small market teams? Sam Presti argues yes. 18
- LeBron James and his difficult-to-assess super teams 27
- Kevin Durant on return: “I’m not going to rush it all” 12
- ProBasketballTalk 2014-15 preview: Dallas Mavericks 7
- LeBron James: “(The Bulls) are a team that’s much better than us right now just off chemistry” 36
- Has Kobe Bryant cost the Lakers Dwight Howard, Carmelo Anthony, Paul George and others? 90