Giannis Antetokounmpo

© Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports
July 19, 2019 - 2:54 pm
Giannis Antetokounmpo put his team, his country...and his name on the NBA map when he won the 2019 Most Valuable Player award last month. The Greek Freak has begun his takeover of the Assocation, leading the regular season's winnigest team to the Eastern Conference Finals via a flurry of ferocious...
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© William Hauser-USA TODAY Sports
July 08, 2019 - 2:29 pm
MILWAUKEE -- With one Antetokounmpo having carried the Milwaukee Bucks to the Eastern Conference Finals, why not make things a family affair? #Antetokounbros slogan: "We Are All Bros" Bucks new slogan: "Seriously, We Are All Bros" — Matt Velazquez (@Matt_Velazquez) July 7,...
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© Raj Mehta-USA TODAY Sports
June 28, 2019 - 3:29 pm
...for Greece in this year's basketball World Cup in China. Whether star players should compete in international exhibitions during the NBA offseason has been an oft debated in league circles, most of which circle around the risk of injury and the teams' consequent loss -- both on the court and on...
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© Gary A. Vasquez | 2019 Jun 24
June 25, 2019 - 7:01 am
Giannis Antetokounmpo has been named the Kia NBA Most Valuable Player for the 2018-19 season. The Award Ceremony took place on Monday night in Los Angeles. Full Story:
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© Nick Turchiaro-USA TODAY Sports
May 20, 2019 - 3:33 pm
Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo will fund the construction of an indoor basketball court in his native Greece this summer. The court will be built outside Athens in a region ravaged by fire that killed at least 100 people last year. Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo has agreed to fund...
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© Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports
May 17, 2019 - 3:43 pm
LeBron James' team(s) represented the Eastern Conference in every NBA Finals from 2011-2018. He reigned supreme, ruling the conference without any real threat to his throne. Now, he's moved west, opening the door for a new king to claim the Conference throne. Is Giannis that king? He's all but...
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© Noah K. Murray-USA TODAY Sports
May 16, 2019 - 2:38 pm
Giannis Antetokounmpo's case for NBA Most Valuable Player has likely gotten stronger, if not guaranteed, as he has lead his team through a dominating playoff run. For veteran teammate Pau Gasol, the case on Giannis' candidacy closed in his favor musch earlier. Gasol has played with and against some...
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© Jeff Hanisch | 2019 Apr 28
April 30, 2019 - 6:25 am
The Bucks look to bounce back in Game two of their East Semifinal series against the Celtics tonight at 7:00 PM CT. The Celtics opened the series on Sunday with a 112-90 victory in which they help MVP Canidate and Milwaukee's leading scorer Giannis Antetokounmpo to just 22 points on 7-21 shooting...
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Joe Zenzola
April 26, 2019 - 12:23 pm
We previewed this Bucks vs Celtics series with long-time legendary columnist Dan Shaughnessy of the Boston Globe. He believes Giannis is on track to be one of the all-time greats in the game of basketball, as long as he can develop an outside shot. "There's no such thing as overrating him, in my...
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© Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports
April 14, 2019 - 3:20 pm
The Milwaukee Bucks had the best record in the NBA this season, so it would be no great surprise to see them playing for the title in June. Of course, for this franchise, advancing at all would be a significant step. The Bucks are an unusual top seed — one that hasn’t made it past the first round...
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