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PostPosted: Sat Mar 16, 2019 1:17 am    Post subject: Official Giannis Thread

thread for the discussion of greece's most significant cultural contribution

the NBA's best player: Giannis Antetokounmpo
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PostPosted: Sat Mar 16, 2019 1:40 pm    Post subject:

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PostPosted: Sat Mar 16, 2019 3:17 pm    Post subject:

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PostPosted: Sat Mar 16, 2019 5:40 pm    Post subject:

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PostPosted: Sun Mar 17, 2019 11:22 am    Post subject:

Alexander the great wept when he reached the ocean and realised he could conquer no more

Giannis? Jumped over the ocean
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PostPosted: Mon Mar 18, 2019 7:38 am    Post subject:

Millions of words still used in our vacabulary
The cultural basis for the Roman Empire
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PostPosted: Mon Mar 18, 2019 9:02 am    Post subject:

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Millions of words still used in our vacabulary
The cultural basis for the Roman Empire


My Great Uncle who was born in the US would say he was of Greek origin even though the family lived in the Venice area for 300 years...He wasn't wrong
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PostPosted: Mon Mar 18, 2019 1:37 pm    Post subject:

VicXLakers wrote:
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Millions of words still used in our vacabulary
The cultural basis for the Roman Empire


My Great Uncle who was born in the US would say he was of Greek origin even though the family lived in the Venice area for 300 years


East or west of Abbot Kinney?
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PostPosted: Mon Mar 18, 2019 1:57 pm    Post subject:

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VicXLakers wrote:
carlosLisboa wrote:
Millions of words still used in our vacabulary
The cultural basis for the Roman Empire


My Great Uncle who was born in the US would say he was of Greek origin even though the family lived in the Venice area for 300 years


East or west of Abbot Kinney?


West of Murano...
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 19, 2019 7:39 pm    Post subject:

Young Shaq with handles
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PostPosted: Sat Apr 06, 2019 2:46 am    Post subject:

Giannis & Shaq at age 24

https://i.imgur.com/yXP8Dcc.jpg
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PostPosted: Sat Apr 06, 2019 3:07 am    Post subject:

Giannis is more like a younger, taller and leaner Lebron.
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PostPosted: Sun Apr 14, 2019 9:27 pm    Post subject:

Giannis "Agamemnon" Antetokounmpo with the freethrow line dunk

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e7JXv3I3i6A
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PostPosted: Fri Apr 19, 2019 10:17 pm    Post subject:

Giannis flattens Thon Maker with a truck full of spanakopita

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L0UHXW-o3-s
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PostPosted: Sat Apr 20, 2019 9:52 am    Post subject:

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Giannis flattens Thon Maker with a truck full of spanakopita

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L0UHXW-o3-s




I don't know if anyone has dished paint abuse like that since Shaq.
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PostPosted: Tue Apr 23, 2019 4:09 pm    Post subject:

This is the most dominating and aesthetic individual playoff performance I've seen in a while. I can't remember the last time i put my hand over my mouth and said "oh my god" while watching a player.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bq2MUIn6by8
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PostPosted: Tue Apr 23, 2019 4:15 pm    Post subject:

Huey Lewis & The News wrote:
This is the most dominating and aesthetic individual playoff performance I've seen in a while. I can't remember the last time i put my hand over my mouth and said "oh my god" while watching a player.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bq2MUIn6by8


I'm sure that clip has this play in it but here it is anyways:

https://streamable.com/xr6lq

I bet you he was thinking "KOBE" when he went up.
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PostPosted: Tue Apr 23, 2019 4:23 pm    Post subject:

jonnybravo wrote:
Huey Lewis & The News wrote:
This is the most dominating and aesthetic individual playoff performance I've seen in a while. I can't remember the last time i put my hand over my mouth and said "oh my god" while watching a player.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bq2MUIn6by8


I'm sure that clip has this play in it but here it is anyways:

https://streamable.com/xr6lq

I bet you he was thinking "KOBE" when he went up.


absolutely (bleep) stunning
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PostPosted: Fri May 03, 2019 7:15 pm    Post subject:

Giannis is the pride of a Greece that shunned him

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/05/03/sports/giannis-antetokounmpo-greece.html
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PostPosted: Wed May 15, 2019 7:56 pm    Post subject:

7 wins away from a ring
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PostPosted: Thu May 16, 2019 11:51 am    Post subject:

I've been on the Bucks and Giannis for MVP train since about February. It's great people are finally realizing what this team and this guy is doing. I'm growing increasingly tempted to flip on my Warriors in 6 over the Bucks in the Finals to picking the Bucks in 6.
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PostPosted: Thu May 16, 2019 1:36 pm    Post subject:

"Giannis is the MVP"

By Pau H. Gasol VIII Esq.

https://www.theplayerstribune.com/en-us/articles/giannis-antetokounmpo-bucks-mvp
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PostPosted: Thu May 16, 2019 1:42 pm    Post subject:

Giannis is playoff MVP (maybe Kawhi) but regular season was Harden
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PostPosted: Thu May 16, 2019 1:42 pm    Post subject:

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"Giannis is the MVP"

By Pau H. Gasol VIII Esq.

https://www.theplayerstribune.com/en-us/articles/giannis-antetokounmpo-bucks-mvp


My beloved Pau writing about my beloved Giannis, with several KOBE stories to boot. Oh me oh my
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PostPosted: Thu May 16, 2019 2:58 pm    Post subject:

governator wrote:
Giannis is playoff MVP (maybe Kawhi) but regular season was Harden


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