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Giannis to play all 5 positions...

See his NEW signature shoe, too!

June 28, 2019 - 3:29 pm

...for Greece in this year's basketball World Cup in China.

Whether star players should compete in international exhibitions during the NBA offseason has been an oft debated in league circles, most of which circle around the risk of injury and the teams' consequent loss -- both on the court and on the books. 

Antetokounmpo commented that he doesn't care which position(s) he plays as long as he can help his home country compete (full comments here).

In addition to announcing his committment to Greece's national team, the Greek Freak also announced the release of his new signature Nike shoes:

The shoes will be available in select stores on Saturday, June 29 with a full release expected July 10. Read Nike's official release and check out more pics of the "Air Zoom Freak 1" here.