Watch: Giannis Antetokounmpo Jumps Out of His Seat While Spectating Youngest Brother’s NBA G-League Encounter

Published 03/24/2022, 9:00 PM EDT

The journey of Giannis Antetokounmpo from a young rookie to one of the best players in the NBA is pretty special. The Greek Freak has blossomed into the league’s best and he has thoroughly deserved that. He also had his brothers play with him in the NBA.

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The Antetokounmpo family is full of certified ballers. Kostas and Thanasis play in the NBA with Giannis while Francis is a professional footballer. The youngest of the lot Alex, recently began his basketball journey at the G League level. And the brother’s have always been there for each other. And this time it was Giannis and Thanasis who showed their support for Alex.

Feb 8, 2022; Los Angeles, California, USA; Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo (34) watches game action agianst the Los Angeles Lakers during the first half at Crypto.com Arena. Mandatory Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports

Giannis Antetokounmpo couldn’t contain his excitement while watching his brother

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Giannis and Thanasis went to watch their brother Alex play in the G league. Alex is an exciting young player who may have a shot at playing at the NBA. And his professional brothers came to show their support. Giannis was up in the air after Alex hit a tough layup.

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If Alex makes his way to the NBA, it will be the first time four brothers would make their way to the league. All the brothers are champions with Kostas winning it in 2020 with the Los Angeles Lakers while Giannis and Thanasis won it in 2021 with the Milwaukee Bucks.

Nov 26, 2021; Denver, Colorado, USA; Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo (34) during the second half against the Denver Nuggets at Ball Arena. Mandatory Credit: Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports
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It would be pretty historic to see all the brothers on the court at the same time. Giannis has transformed into one of the best if not the best player in the league. While Thanasis and Kostas have been good role players. And the brothers have always supported each other, while also competing against each other.

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Vishwesha Kumar

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Vishwesha Kumar is an NBA writer at EssentiallySports. Holder of a Bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering, Vishwesha has been writing content for about 3 years now. He has been following the NBA for nearly 10 years, since first starting off in the year 2012.

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