Giannis Solutions Kobe’s Championship Challenges Two Years Later
Again in Aug. 2017, NBA legend Kobe Bryant was on Twitter handing out challenges left and proper to the league’s up and coming stars.
On the twenty seventh, Giannis Antetokounmpo acquired his: MVP. He delivered twice, the very subsequent season (2018-19) and once more in 2019-20.
— Kobe Bryant (@kobebryant) August 27, 2017
The Black Mamba acknowledged the now two-time MVP together with his subsequent problem: an NBA Championship.
On Tuesday night time, Giannis delivered on his second problem from the late NBA Corridor of Famer, simply two years later.
He did it. pic.twitter.com/1MSLjHfEFc
— SLAM (@SLAMonline) July 21, 2021
The Greek Freak (now also called Superman) walked out of Fiserv Area, a champion and a Finals MVP after a scintillating 50-point, 14-rebound, 5-block efficiency.
Antetokounmpo is simply the seventh participant in NBA historical past to have a 50-point Finals recreation whereas turning into the primary participant since Shaquille O’Neal to tally 40 factors, 10 rebounds and 5 blocks in a playoff recreation per ESPN Stats & Information.
“Kobe Bryant thinks I can do that… I needed to do it. I needed to work onerous.”
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