Ng Han Guan/AP Photo

“Unbelievable. When I first saw him, he was this skinny kid. Just to see the growth over him the last couple of years, he has gotten stronger, his skill level improved and he seems very hungry to still get better, to work hard, to play for his country, work in the summer and come as an even better player the next year,” the FIBA EuroBasket Ambassador Dirk Nowitzki replied to a question about the leader of the Milwaukee Bucks and Greece national team in a press conference held in Milan Monday, via Eurohoops. “So, it has been a wonderful journey for him. Obviously, MVP and champion already. I am really happy for him. He is a good kid. And he keeps working hard and keeps getting better. I am a big fan.”