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ICYMI: Will Mo Bamba be better than the Greek Freak? “Hell no!” says Giannis

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Giannis Antetokoumpo was asked about Bamba on Instagram Live and later clarified his comments

NBA: Milwaukee Bucks at Orlando Magic Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

About the only things in common between Mo Bamba and Giannis Antetokoumpo are long wingpans and the fact that they were both drafted by current Magic GM and former Bucks GM John Hammond.

So, no idea why two very different players would be compared or why this story went viral in the first place. Nevertheless, sharing it just in case you missed it.

During an Instagram Live session on Saturday, Giannis was asked if Mo will be a better player than him....

To be fair, it seems as if Giannis still didn’t know which “Mo” he was even being asked about when he made the “Hell no!” comment. When it seemed that he finally realized it was Bamba, Giannis said, “He’s a smart kid, good player. He’s going to be really good...He’s going to be a really good fit for Orlando.”

Giannis, who averaged 26.9 points, 10 rebounds and 1.4 rebounds per game last season, later sent out the following tweet...

File this story under manufactured social media drama.