Patently absurd, patently Giannis

On the making of a legend in the context of a single play.

Good morning. Let’s basketball.

Saint George and the Dragon, Raphael

Giannis Antetokounmpo is so uniquely talented that no one who watched him in this era would forget him. But now he has a single, singular play so instantly iconic that even casual fans who saw it or will see it today will remember it in 5, 10, 20, 40 years.

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