Greek federation: Remarks 'racist'
ATHENS, Greece -- Greece's basketball federation condemned remarks by the leader of an extreme right Greek political party who likened a recent NBA draft pick to a "chimpanzee."
The federation on Thursday described the remarks aimed at Giannis Antetokounmpo as "unacceptable and racist."
Antetokounmpo, an 18-year-old Greek shooting guard and the son of Nigerian immigrants, was selected by the Milwaukee Bucks. He was received this week in Athens by conservative Prime Minister Antonis ...
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