Why the NBA's Big Men Are Getting Freakier

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Why the NBA's Big Men Are Getting Freakier

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Fifteen seconds is all it took to understand why Giannis Antetokounmpo is unlike any NBA player who came before him.

Here’s what the Milwaukee Bucks’ star did in those 15 seconds at the end of the fourth quarter on Saturday night. He poked the ball away from a shooting guard. He caught an outlet pass as he crossed halfcourt and required exactly one dribble before he dunked as three defenders tried to catch him. And then he stuffed a 7-footer who had the bold idea to believe he could dunk over him. There may not be a better…

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