- Giannis Antetokounmpo Named Eastern Conference Starter for 2017 NBA All-Star Game
- Giannis Antetokounmpo, Joel Embiid among early leaders in NBA All-Star voting
- Giannis Antetokounmpo named Eastern Conference All-Star Captain
Giannis Antetokounmpo Named Eastern Conference Starter for 2017 NBA All-Star Game
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As the All-Star starters who led their respective conferences in fan votes during NBA All-Star Voting presented by Google, James and Antetokounmpo will serve as team captains and draft the All-Star Game rosters from the pool of players voted as starters and reserves in each conference. Team Giannis, will take place on Sunday, Feb. NBA All-Star will reach fans in more than countries and territories in more than 40 languages. Antetokounmpo will have the first pick in the Second Round Reserves. After the first pick in a round, picks will alternate until all players in that round have been selected. James 4,, fan votes and Antetokounmpo 4,, fan votes led their respective conferences and position groups in fan voting. Irving 3,, fan votes and Curry 3,, fan votes also topped their respective position groups in fan voting.
Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo scored a team-high 30 points and pounded home some crowd-pleasing dunks, but the Western Conference all-stars pulled away in the final quarter for a victory over the East in the NBA All-Star Game at the Smoothie King Center. Russell Westbrook just missed beating Chamberlain's mark, scoring 41 points. Antetokounmpo was impressive with of shooting on layups and dunks. He attempted a single three-pointer and missed it. He also had six rebounds, three steals and one assist while playing 23 minutes. The guys talked to me a lot and they said, 'Your first shot has to be a layup so you can get in a rhythm.
Nearly 7 feet tall, Antetokounmpo's combination of size, speed and ball-handling skills led to his nickname the " Greek Freak ". Born in Greece to Nigerian parents, Antetokounmpo began playing basketball for the youth teams of Filathlitikos in Athens. In he began playing for the club's senior team. In —17 he led the Bucks in all five major statistical categories and became the first player in NBA history to finish a regular season in the top 20 in total points, rebounds, assists, steals, and blocks. He has received three All-Star selections, and led the Eastern Conference in voting in Antetokounmpo was born in Athens , Greece, on December 6, , the son of immigrants from Nigeria.
I was scared to death. I was voted in as starter at 22 years old. This was the best. The 6-foot, pounder is also the first player from the Bucks voted in as a starter since Sidney Moncrief in , which was more than 10 years before he was born. Only James of the Cleveland Cavaliers received a higher combined score from the voting fans, media and players as a starting Eastern Conference frontcourt player. Now you look at all the parts of the people who vote.
Giannis Antetokounmpo, Joel Embiid among early leaders in NBA All-Star voting
Giannis Antetokounmpo named Eastern Conference All-Star Captain
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