NBA player surprises 17-year-old fan by giving him his game-worn shoes

THIS. >> IT DEFINITELY WAS NOT SOMETHING THEY EXPECTED. IT TOOK THEM BY SURPRISE, AND HUNTER PETERSON IS STILL RELIVING THAT NIGHT. THIS IS THE MOMENT 17-YEAR-OLD HUNTER PETERSON WILL NEVER FORGET. >> WAS >> -- WIN GIANNIS CAME OVER AND HANDED HIM THE SHOE, YOU WERE PRETTY EXCITED. >> HE WAS AT SATURDAY’S GAME AGAINST THE CHARLOTTE HORNETS. BUT THE REAL VICTORY WAS RECEIVING GIANNIS’ SHOES FROM THE MAN HIMSELF. >> IT IS COMMONPLACE FOR THE HOOP TROOP TO HEAD TO THE FLOOR FOR THE VICTORY CELEBRATION. THAT IS WHEN HUNTER WAS TAKEN BY COMPLETE SURPRISE. THE SNEAKERS WERE STILL WARM WHEN HE BROUGHT THEM HOME THAT NIGHT. >> YEP. >> PETERSON, WHO’S A HUGE BUCKS FAN, IS PART OF HOOP TROOP, A PERFORMANCE GROUP FOR THE BUCKS, THEY GREET FANS AS THEY COME IN. >> GO BOX GO -- BUCKS GO. >> AND WHILE EVERY GAME IS SPECIAL FOR HIM, NOTHING WILL TOP THIS. >> IT WAS QUITE A NIGHT FOR HIM, SOMETHING EVERY 17 YOU’RE KID …

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