Knicks News: Agent Says NY Was Only Team Not to Scout Giannis in Greece

Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo (34) drives to the basket against New York Knicks forward Kristaps Porzingis, left, during the first half of an NBA basketball game Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018, at Madison Square Garden in New York. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

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Turn away, New York Knicks fans.

Agent Giorgos Panou—who works for Octagon with Giannis Antetokounmpo‘s agent, Alex Saratsis—revealed on the Finding Giannis documentary that the Knicks were the one team that didn’t scout the Milwaukee Bucks superstar in his home country of Greece prior to the 2013 NBA draft.

Jonathan Givony of shared the relevant portion of the documentary that will air Saturday on TNT:

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