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Watch NBA rookies attempt to spell Antetokounmpo

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At the yearly rookie photo shoot, the NBA challenged this year's class to an off-the-court test, asking the players if they could spell Thanasis Antetokounmpo's last name. They were not very successful.

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The most honest response came from Orlando Magic rookie Aaron Gordon, who joked, "I am not a speller, I am an NBA player."

Only one rookie ended up getting it right, and it was Antetokounmpo himself, which makes it less impressive but only by a little. -- Brendan Maloy

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