International big men rule NBA with their all-around skills
By Editor - Thu Oct 14, 2:53 am
Atlanta Hawks coach Nate McMillan believes big men entering the league from other countries thrive because they were taught the fundamentals of the game at a young age. Last season's MVP voting confirmed the return to prominence of big men in the NBA. Denver's Nikola Jokic of Serbia was the MVP winner, followed by Philadelphia's Joel Embiid from Cameroon.