The Nigerian-born Giannis Sina Ugo Antetokounmpo made historical past within the NBA.
Greek respectable basketball player of Nigerian descent Giannis Sina Ugo Antetokounmpo made historical past within the NBA within the early hours of Friday, April 1, 2022.
The 27-year-extinct was the primary particular person of the novel because the Milwaukee Bucks came from within the support of to beat the Brooklyn Nets 120-119 in time past regulation.
With the Bucks down three functions, Giannis drilled a 3 level shot over Andre Drummond to tie the game.
The shot intended that Giannis grew to was the all-time leading scorer within the historical past of the Bucks franchise.
Giannis surpassed Kareem Abdul-Jabbar who beforehand held the franchise file with 14,213 functions.
Giannis would knock down two key free throws to give the Bucks the employ posting 44 functions, 14 rebounds and six assists.
It is some distance one other success for Giannis, who is a two-time weird and wonderful season MVP, has a defensive Participant of the one year accolades, and a Finals MVP after leading the Bucks to their first title in 50 years final season.