Giant’s commitment to their customers started 75 years ago with one goal in mind: delivering unmatched selection, quality and value. As with Giant’s story, the journey of our champion athletes begins with the goal of becoming the best basketball player possible.
Learn a little but more about a few of the players on our team with Journey of a Champion, presented by Giant!
JOURNEY OF A CHAMPION – TINA CHARLES
The 2009 USA Basketball Female Athlete of the Year and 2021 WNBA MVP has had quite the journey throughout her basketball career.
Throughout her time the USA National Team Tina has won three FIBA World Cup gold medals and three Olympic gold medals, including this year’s gold in Tokyo.
She has also been named to 4 All-WNBA First Teams, 4 All-WNBA Second Teams, was a unanimous choice for the 2010 WNBA Rookie of the Year, is an 8-time WNBA All-Star as is currently 3rd all-time in Field Goals Made and Rebounds.
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JOURNEY OF A CHAMPION – ARIEL ATKINS
Ariel Atkins, the No. 7 overall pick in the 2018 draft and the 2021 WNBA All-Star, continued her incredible year on the court with a gold medal in Tokyo in August
Ariel’s basketball journey includes play with the USA U18 National Team and U24 National Team before being named to the Olympic team in 2020. Ariel continued her career at the University of Texas which included a trip to the Elite 8 in 2016.
She been on the WNBA All-Defensive Second Team every year in the league and is currently Top 5 in both Three Pointers Made and Steals per game.
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