Giannis Antetokounmpo

Giannis Antetokounmpo of Greece looks to pass around Vitor Benite of Brazil during their group stage match in the FIBA Basketball World Cup in Nanjing in eastern China's Jiangsu province, Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019. (Chinatopix via AP)
Anthony Mandella
September 06, 2019 - 1:45 am
SHENZHEN, China (AP) — The U.S. men's basketball team figured that it would eventually cross paths with Giannis Antetokounmpo at this World Cup. And the Americans were right. For the first time, a reigning NBA MVP will play against the U.S. on a major international stage. Antetokounmpo and Greece (...
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Bill Michaels Show
August 06, 2019 - 3:58 pm
Milwaukee Bucks General Manager Jon Horst joined the Bill Michaels Show today to chat some basketball with The Big Unit! Their conversation touches on free agency, the playoffs, contract negotiations with Giannis, and what fans should expect from the Bucks this season. Check out the full interview!
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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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July 08, 2019 - 1:14 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" https://t.co/GOWYKSu5lS — Matt Velazquez (@Matt_Velazquez) July 7,...
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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 - 6:55 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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June 25, 2019 - 2:03 am
SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — The Milwaukee Bucks fell two games short of the NBA Finals. They won big at the NBA Awards. A tearful Giannis Antetokounmpo earned Most Valuable Player honors, Mike Budenholzer won Coach of the Year, and Jon Horst took Executive of the Year on Monday night in Santa...
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Milwaukee Brewers' Christian Yelich is congratulated after hitting a two-run home run during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Cincinnati Reds Friday, June 21, 2019, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
June 23, 2019 - 9:26 am
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Christian Yelich first met Giannis Antetokounmpo last month in downtown Milwaukee. The encounter happened inside a hallway at Fiserv Forum after Antetokounmpo and the Bucks eliminated the Boston Celtics in the Eastern Conference semifinals. The meeting of the Milwaukee stars...
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Wendy's Big Show
May 31, 2019 - 4:30 pm
Eric Nehm, Bucks writer for The Athletic-Wisconsin, sat down with superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo for his latest article -- " Giannis Antetokounmpo Unplugged: Bucks star sounds off about his playoff performance and team's tough finish " -- and he joined The Wendy's Big Show to talk about it... -...
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Wendy's Big Show
May 29, 2019 - 5:06 pm
The Bucks won an NBA-best 60 regular season games. They advanced beyond the first round of the Eastern Conference playoffs, and made it to the Conference Finals, for the first time since 2001. Giannis emerged as an MVP favorite, Mike Budenholzer as a Coach of the Year candidate, and Khris Middleton...
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