Much of the reasoning behind Giannis Antetekounmpo’s massive Nike contract was due to his athleticism. This “freakish” ability led the Greek Freak to feature in one of the top highlight moments in his career.
After a steal, Giannis trailed Milwaukee Bucks teammate Khris Middleton who threw a lob pass a little too high. Antetekounmpo extended his go-go-gadget arms nonetheless and hurdled Knicks guard Tim Hardaway Jr. for the iconic slam.
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