"Finding Giannis" will air before All-Star festivities start on Saturday night.
TNT will air "Finding Giannis," a new documentary on Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo, on Saturday night as the Greek Freak prepares for this third NBA's All-Star weekend appearance. The documentary will dive into Antetokounmpo's ascent from an unknown when he entered the league in 2013 to MVP candidate just a few years later.
The network released a trailer of the film on Tuesday and chronicles Antetokounmp's journey to becoming one of the league's biggest stars.
"Finding Giannis," a new documentary on Giannis Antetokounmpo's unlikely ascent from total unknown to MVP candidate, airs Saturday on TNT at 630pm EST. Quite a few previously untold stories. Great intro for All-Star Saturday Night. pic.twitter.com/C7y4XAcAQU— Jonathan Givony (@DraftExpress) February 12, 2019
Now in his sixth season in Milwaukee, the 24-year-old forward is shooting 58.1% from the field and pouring in 27.1 points per game for the NBA's best team. Antetokounmpo is adding 12.6 boards 5.9 assists and 1.4 blocks and steals per game this season.
The documentary will air Saturday on TNT at 6:30pm ET.
All-Star Saturday night begins at 8 p.m. ET and includes the skills challenge, three-point shooting contest and dunk competition. Then Giannis will lead his NBA All-Star game team in their quest to beat Team LeBron on Sunday, Feb. 17. Tip off is set for 8 p.m. ET from Charlotte.