Everyone Needs to Stop Comparing Giannis to Kevin Durant

Giannis Antetokounmpo, a.k.a the “Greek Freak,” is one of the most versatile players in basketball today with the ability to pass and guard all five positions while standing at a height of nearly seven feet. The only other seven footer we’ve witnessed in recent memory with as much versatility as the Greek Freak is Kevin Durant. While both players have freakish measurables and would’ve been considered aliens if they stepped on an NBA floor fifty years ago, they’re both two completely different players. Continue reading “Everyone Needs to Stop Comparing Giannis to Kevin Durant”

Lonzo Ball is the Lakers’ Second Chance

D’Angelo Russell was drafted in 2015 with many believing that he had Magic Johnson’s passing skills, but Magic just passed on him. Having just traded Russell, the Lakers now have an opening for the point guard position and are in a very similar situation they were in two years ago with the opportunity to draft Lonzo Ball, a 6’6” point guard praised with his elite vision and passing ability. Continue reading “Lonzo Ball is the Lakers’ Second Chance”