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NBA Eye Opener of the Year, Week 17: Giannis Antetokounmpo
NEW ORLEANS, LA – FEBRUARY 19: Giannis Antetokounmpo #34 of the Milwaukee Bucks drives to the basket in the first half against the Western Conference All-Stars during the 2017 NBA All-Star Game at Smoothie King Center on February 19, 2017 in New Orleans, Louisiana.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

The unpredictability of sports is one of the main reasons that they are so intriguing to fans.  So, in the vein, The Hoops Manifesto will be tracking the biggest surprise NBA player this season – the player who (positively) deviated most from his norm and had a crazy good season.  This is the NBA Eye Opener of the Year.


Giannis Antetokounmpo

23.4 ppg, 8.6 rpg, 5.4 apg, 1.8 spg, 2.0 bpg

Running out of superlatives about Giannis considering he’s winning this every week.  Ummm, dude is good?!