Antetokounbros & Porzingis Rock Athens
Giannis and Thanasis Antetokounmpo held the third and final “Streetball Event Antetokounbros 2016” in Athens on Sunday. Over 8,000 fans packed in around the outdoor court as the brothers were joined by Knicks star Kristaps Porzingis for the final. In the end the game was a 123-123 tie, with Giannis and Thanasis tallying a combined 133 points, 64 and 69 respectively. The Kristaps donned sunglasses for the game and finished with 21 points for Thanasis’ team, while Euroleague legend The Paploukas added 13 points and 10 assists for Giannis’ team.
““It was a wonderful experience” said Kristaps Porzingis “I thank Giannis and Thanasis for inviting me to the event. Greek basketball fans are among the very best in the world.”
“The response that we experienced throughout this tour was phenomenal” commented Giannis Antetokounmpo. “What began last year as a simple streetball game in our old neighborhood, became a tour in three of the biggest cities in Greece.”
Photos from Athens:
Running man challenge into a dunk by Giannis:
Watch the event in full: