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NBA 2016-2017 Pronunciation Guide

Learn to pronounce the names of basketball players in the NBA

Even President Obama had difficulty pronouncing the name of Greek basketball star Giannis Antetokounmpo. But the Milwaukee Bucks player isn't the only NBA star with a tricky name. Do you know how to pronounce Washington Wizards' player Tomáš Satoranský? Or what about Toronto Raptors' Jonas Valančiūnas?

With our fantastic guide, you'll discover how to pronounce the names of basketball players in the NBA this season. Just by clicking on the play symbol, you can listen to how native speakers pronounce the names of players from all over the world.

The NBA is the biggest basketball league in the world and attracts a host of international players. Learn how to pronounce their names correctly with our fun and informative guide!

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