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A love letter to Giannis Antetokounmpo from Astoria, Queens

Giannis denied victory dinner at BelAir Cantina
Posted at 9:33 AM, Dec 25, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-25 10:33:15-05

ASTORIA, QUEENS -- Hours before the Bucks' big Christmas Day game against the New York Knicks, Rod Burks went to Astoria to talk with some of the Greek population about the Greek Freak himself - Giannis Antetokoumpo.

Though they may cheer for the Knicks most days of the year, there's no denying the pride they feel for Giannis and his humble origins story.

Rod Burks has more.