Giannis Antetokounmpo: First Non-American Player on Cover of NBA 2K19

Milwaukee Bucks Greek forward Giannis Antetokounmpo is the cover athlete for the NBA 2K19 standard edition game.

The “Greek Freak” is the first international player to be featured on the cover of the popular game, to be available on September 11.

The two-times NBA All-Star player told the AP that he has “worked hard to earn recognition in the NBA and being on the cover of NBA 2K19 is a dream come true.”

Previously, LeBron James was announced to be the cover star for the NBA 2K19 20th anniversary edition available on September 7.