Shannon Sharpe has taken purpose at Giannis Antetokounmpo for his feedback about profitable and NBA followers on X are reacting.
Giannis has gone on a little bit of media tour this offseason the place he has stated quite a few instances that if he can’t win a championship with the Bucks that he could look to search out one other NBA crew.
Sharpe appeared on First Take on Wednesday and was pretty vital of the two-time MVP’s feedback, particularly contemplating the organisation has signed two of his brothers, which is taking over roster spots that might go to extra gifted signings.
“You bought your brothers occupying 2 rosters spots…,” Sharpe stated. “Your brothers most likely not gonna be taking part in for some other crew within the NBA besides Milwaukee and that’s solely due to you. So you retain speaking about surrounding you with expertise. There’s two spots being occupied by your brothers.”
Let’s truth verify for a second – Alex Antetokounmpo performs for Milwaukee’s G League crew, in order that doesn’t precisely make an excessive amount of of an impression on their championships hopes.
There have been blended reactions to Sharpe’s feedback on X from the NBA neighborhood.
Unc spitting information! Giannis principally has the identical crew that he received the ring with. Why is he complaining about expertise?? It simply proves that his championship was a fluke and so they wouldn’t have received if he didnt injure kyrie irving. Giannis is a fraud pic.twitter.com/j009bAVPiP
— Kyrie’s Tribesman🤞🏾 (@NevaMiss24) September 20, 2023
Thanasis and Kostas Antetokounmpo in the event that they weren’t associated to Giannis pic.twitter.com/wyN4aeZQ2y
— Villain aka Risk (@uHThreaT) September 20, 2023
If Giannis was to go away the Bucks and a bidding conflict between NBA groups was to ensue, the Knicks have an asset that might assist them land him.
That’s their top-four protected choose, which they acquired from the Kemba Walker-Jalen Durant 2022 Draft Day commerce.
NBA insider Zach Lowe defined simply how New York may use the choose to their benefit.
“What the Knicks have going for them is they’ll return that 2025 Bucks choose to Milwaukee,” ESPN’s Zach Lowe stated on The Lowe Publish.
“When you’re the Bucks, you recognize the picks from the crew that will get Giannis will not be that interesting as a result of that crew might be going to be excellent as a result of Giannis might be on it. The concept of getting picks from groups who will not be that crew [trading for him], from third groups, together with your self because the Bucks, is an attention-grabbing one.”