NBA Rookies Struggle Mightily to Spell 'Antetokounmpo'

Tristan ThornburghSocial Media StaffAugust 11, 2014


When the Milwaukee Bucks' Giannis "The Greek Freak" Antetokounmpo first started turning heads in the NBA, even the best spellers couldn't spell his last name correctly on the first try. 

Now with his brother Thanasis on the New York Knicks, Lang Whitaker of asked fellow rookies to attempt to spell it correctly. While the vast majority gave up before a real attempt, some gave it a shot.