Giannis Sina Ougko Antetokounmpo is a Greek professional basketball player for the Milwaukee Bucks of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Born in Greece to Nigerian parents, Antetokounmpo began playing basketball for the youth teams of Filathlitikos in Athens. In 2011, he began playing for the club's senior team before entering the 2013 NBA Draft, where he was selected 15th overall by the Bucks. Antetokounmpo's combination of size, speed and ball-handling skills led to his nickname the "Greek Freak".
Giannis Antetokounmpo needed three stitches for a busted lip and tweaked his left knee on a scary fall Friday night as the Bucks fell 113-103 to the Lakers in a showdown of the NBA's top two teams... WorldNews - Published
LeBron James has repeatedly insisted he doesn't care about winning another MVP award. He knows almost nobody outside the Los Angeles Lakers' locker room thinks he'll beat Giannis Antetokounmpo for the.. WorldNews - Published
MILWAUKEE — Giannis Antetokounmpo looked over at LeBron James and Anthony Davis and thought about his past. “I wasn’t supposed to be here,” the 6-foot-11 Greek Freak said. ADVERTISING Hardly.. WorldNews - Published
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NBA MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo was unable to save Greece as holders the United States reached the Basketball World Cup quarter-finals with a 69-53 win on Saturday. In front of a capacity 12,000 crowd in.. WorldNews - Published
Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo, the 2019 National Basketball Association most valuable player, sued a Pennsylvania man on Monday for allegedly selling "Greek Freak" t-shirts and other.. Reuters - Published
(CNN)Giannis Antetokounmpo has been crowned the NBA's most valuable player. Antetokounmpo, a forward for the Milwaukee Bucks, gave a heartfelt speech thanking his coaches, teammates and his father,.. WorldNews - Published