Giannis Antetokounmpo RUMORS & NEWS

  • The next Giannis Antetokounmpo? Raptors rookie Scottie Barnes is flashing signs of greatness early

    Sporting News "The uniqueness of Scottie Barnes as a prospect made NBA comparisons difficult to draw in preparation for the 2021 NBA Draft. How do you project a 6-foot-9 point guard in a power forward's body that can literally do a little bit of everything on each end of the..." December 03

  • Giannis Antetokounmpo On Game-Winning Shots

    Fadeaway World "When things get close in a game in the fourth quarter, it is generally up to a team's star to create offense themselves and score those important shots down the line. Some people are cut out for it and others aren't. Sometimes, superstars even have to take a shot that will either win or..." December 02

  • Giannis Antetokounmpo and his continuing basketball evolution

    The Athletic "After beating the Pacers, 118-100, on Sunday, the Bucks are now 13-8. They are one of four teams within 1.5 games of the Nets, who currently occupy the Eastern Conference’s top spot with a 14-6 record. All things considered, they are in a pretty solid spot for a team..." November 30

  • Giannis Antetokounmpo has funny backup plan in case he ever goes broke

    Larry Brown Sports "Giannis Antetokounmpo appears to be familiar with the quote, “The odds will always favor the man with a plan.” The Milwaukee Bucks star spoke to reporters on Monday and revealed his funny backup plan in case he ever goes broke — selling autographed basketball cards..." November 29

  • Giannis Antetokounmpo “discovers” that oreos are best dunked in milk

    Pro Basketball Talk "We could all use to be a little more like Giannis Antetokounmpo — someone with a fresh, wide-eyed love of life. Things we take for granted are revelations for the man who grew up poor in Greece. He didn’t grow up watching commercials that drummed into his head some..." November 24

  • Giannis Antetokounmpo Giannis history with huge night vs. Magic

    Bleacher Report "Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo continues to etch his name into the record books at just 26 years old.  Antetokounmpo recorded 32 points, 20 rebounds, five assists, three blocks and two steals in 30 minutes during Saturday's 117-108 win over the Orlando..." November 21

  • Lakers call out “mind-boggling” officiating of Anthony Davis vs. Giannis Antetokounmpo, Bucks

    Clutch Points "The Los Angeles Lakers (and Lakers fans) have not been happy about how they’ve been officiated this season. That’s been abundantly clear to anyone who’s watched their games or witnessed the “Refs you suck!” chants that have been a regular occurrence at Staples..." November 18

  • Giannis Antetokounmpo Clears Up Beef With James Harden

    Black Sports Online "Giannis was lauded as GQ’s ‘Athlete of the Year’ and touched on a few topics, including hinting at potentially leaving the Bucks as well as the beef he has with James Harden. The two-time MVP was asked about the framed jerseys he had in his home. He had the jerseys..." November 17

  • Khris Middleton roasts Giannis Antetokounmpo for GQ photo shoot

    Clutch Points "Khris Middleton and Giannis Antetokounmpo of the Milwaukee Bucks have been best friends for quite some time. Giannis attributes a lot of his success to Middleton because when Giannis was a rookie, Middleton was the one Gianis was competing for minutes..." November 16

  • Giannis Antetokounmpo Reveals The 4 Players That Are The Best Comparisons To Himself

    Fadeaway World "A lot of people have compared Giannis Antetokounmpo to Shaquille O'Neal, and O'Neal himself stated that he would be Giannis Antetokoumpo if he played in today's NBA. When responding to fans' internet questions on an episode of GQ's Actually Me, Giannis Antetokounmpo..." November 16

  • Giannis Antetokounmpo looking for his next challenge, that may not be with Bucks

    Pro Basketball Talk "Giannis Antetokounmpo was about to be a highly-coveted free agent, he could have teamed up with other household name NBA players and formed a superteam in some sunny local and won rings there. He didn’t. He wanted to take the road less traveled and win in Milwaukee with a team..." November 16

  • President Biden gives praise to Giannis Antetokounmpo

    Clutch Points "President Joe Biden welcomed in the Milwaukee Bucks to celebrate the team’s NBA championship last season. Giannis Antetokounmpo had an incredible playoff last year. During the Eastern Conference Finals against the Atlanta Hawks, Giannis went down with..." November 08

  • Giannis Antetokounmpo’s uplifting message at White House

    Clutch Points "Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Milwaukee Bucks visited the White House to celebrate last season’s NBA championship. They were welcomed by President Joe Biden and the White House staff. This was the franchise’s first championship in 50 years. This was also..." November 08

  • Giannis Antetokounmpo’s perfect reaction to finding out he shoots better than Khris Middleton

    Clutch Points "Giannis Antetokounmpo has looked like a much more confident shooter this season than ever before. The Milwaukee Bucks superstar is a respectable jump shot away from being the most unstoppable player in the NBA. The Greek Freak is trending up so far this year, shooting..." November 06

  • Giannis Antetokounmpo Fans Out At Harry Styles Concert

    TMZ "Even NBA MVPs can't get enough of Harry Styles ... 'cause Giannis Antetokounmpo was among thousands of super fans hitting up the singer's concert in Milwaukee on Wednesday -- and he was loving every second of it!! The concert took place at the Fiserv..." November 04

  • Giannis Antetokounmpo teases new UNO Nikes

    Clutch Points "Milwaukee Bucks superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo recently showed off the newest edition of his signature shoe, the Nike Zoom Freak 3. The Greek Freak’s kicks will be designed with the colors and logos of UNO, the popular card game that is celebrating its 50th anniversary..." October 28

  • Anthony Edwards: 'Nothing you can do' to stop Giannis Antetokounmpo

    The Score "It hasn't taken long for Anthony Edwards to realize there's little that any defense can do to contain Giannis Antetokounmpo - let alone stop the two-time MVP altogether. "With a guy like that, you can't stress about him scoring. That's what..." October 28

  • Why Giannis Antetokounmpo, the Milwaukee Bucks believe they can be the NBA's next great dynasty

    ESPN "Before winning his first NBA championship, Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo used to imagine how it would change his life: how it would be a weight lifted off his shoulders and how he'd finally be able to exhale. "But it's false," Antetokounmpo said after..." October 26

  • How winning changed Giannis Antetokounmpo and his champion Milwaukee Bucks

    The Athletic "Three texts stuck in Mike Budenholzer’s mind all summer, and his voice cracked and his eyes grew red and moist when he mentioned them. It wasn’t just the who, or the why, but how those congratulatory messages made the Bucks’ “Coach Bud” feel about..." October 20

  • Now a Champ, Giannis Antetokounmpo Says 'Nobody Remembers' Offseason Headline-Grabbers

    Bleacher Report "Will Kyrie Irving remain unvaccinated and thus not become a "full participant" in the Brooklyn Nets' pursuit of the franchise's first NBA title? In the offseason, 76ers All-Star Ben Simmons demanded a trade. He's back with the team after missing most of training..." October 19

  • Giannis Antetokounmpo’s New Jump Shot Is Almost Identical To Khris Middleton’s

    Fadeaway World "Giannis Antetokounmpo has already cemented his place as one of the all-time greats in NBA history. Despite being only 26 years of age, Giannis has been wildly successful and already established himself as one of the best players in all of basketball right now. Antetokounmpo has had an..." October 19

  • Bill Simmons Says LeBron James Is Not On The Same Level As Kevin Durant And Giannis Antetokounmpo

    Fadeaway World "It seems like we're holding LeBron James to impossible standards at this point in his career. We're getting mad at the league for him not getting any MVP votes as if it was normal to see a guy entering his 19th season and being among the leading candidates to win..." October 07

  • Giannis Antetokounmpo hilariously roasts himself over his shooting ability

    Larry Brown Sports "Giannis Antetokounmpo is now an NBA champion and Finals MVP, but he still is not taking himself too seriously. The Bucks tweeted a video on Tuesday of Antetokounmpo having a funny conversation with the social media staffers. In the video, Antetokounmpo hilariously roasted himself over..." October 05

  • NBA GMs Select The Best Player At Each Position For The 2021-22 Season

    Fadeaway World "As it happens every year, the NBA surveyed General Managers to inquire about several subjects, most of them related to their thoughts on rosters, moves, and potential award winners. This year wasn't the exception to that rule, with GMs weighing in on who they think the best..." October 05

  • NBA Fans React To Giannis Antetokounmpo Saying Nobody Recognizes Him At Store

    Fadeaway World "Giannis Antetokounmpo is considered one of the most endearing figures in the NBA. Antetokounmpo is an intimidating presence on the NBA court, combining his incredible size, speed, and strength to dominate his opponents.  But off the court, he is one of the most enthusiastic,..." September 30

  • "Going grocery shopping late at night"- Giannis Antetokounmpo reveals what helps him relax

    Sports Keeda "Milwaukee Bucks talisman Giannis Antetokounmpo recently took to Twitter to share his relaxation methods with his fans. He revealed that he finds late-night grocery shopping a great way to unwind. Sharing a photo of himself at the grocery store, the..." September 30

  • Giannis Antetokounmpo ‘Not Satisfied’ With NBA Championship

    NBA Analysis "The Milwaukee Bucks won the 2021 NBA Championship, defeating the Phoenix Suns in six games with superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo leading with a heroic effort. After losing the first two games of the series, Milwaukee rattled off four in a row to take home the Larry O’Brien..." September 29

  • Doc Rivers offered Giannis Antetokounmpo role to Ben Simmons

    Clutch Points "Doc Rivers was part of a Philadelphia 76ers contingent that met with Ben Simmons in Los Angeles earlier in the summer in an attempt to convince the three-time All-Star to stick around despite a trade request. While Simmons wasn’t moved by the Sixers’ presentation..." September 28

  • Giannis Antetokounmpo Reveals He Visited A Sports Psychiatrist During Championship Run

    Fadeaway World "Giannis Antetokounmpo is one of the most humble and down-to-earth people you could find in the sports business. He's open, honest, and hasn't let fame and fortune change him a bit. He's not afraid to talk about his life and his struggles, and that's why he's been..." September 28

  • Giannis Antetokounmpo Says LeBron James Remains NBA's Best Player: 'I Like Being a Hunter'

    Bleacher Report "Giannis Antetokounmpo may be coming off an all-time performance to win an NBA championship, but he still has work to do to catch the league's best players. At least in his eyes. .psd-readMoreComponent{padding-top:15px;padding-bottom:15px;border-top:1px..." September 24

  • Bucks Giannis Antetokounmpo's brutally honest take on James Harden’s ‘no skill’ jab

    Clutch Points "Milwaukee Bucks forward and two-time MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo is a generational talent. He has been praised by the whole NBA community as a superstar player and a future Hall-of-Famer, even though he is only 26. Two years after James Harden made..." September 24

  • Ranking Top Candidates To Win NBA Defensive Player Of The Year

    NBA Analysis "Offense and scoring the basketball is the name of the game, but it has been proven time and time again that defense wins NBA championships. In fact, 9 of the last 10 teams that have hoisted the Larry O’Brien Championship Trophy into the air ranked inside the Top-10 for Defensive..." September 19

  • Giannis Antetokounmpo’s brother Alex Antetokounmpo getting his shot with Raptors

    Clutch Points "The Toronto Raptors have become part of a fascinating story. One of the most famous families in the NBA right now is the Antetokounmpo family. Former immigrants from Nigeria are living the American dream. The most famous brother, Giannis Antetokounmpo, led the Milwaukee..." September 17

  • Giannis Antetokounmpo's mom, youngest brother granted Greek citizenship

    Yahoo! Sports "Giannis Antetokounmpo made the trek to Athens on Thursday to stand beside his mother and youngest brother as they were officially granted Greek citizenship. Giannis was with his mother, Veronica, and brother, Alex, at the official residence of Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis on..." September 17

  • Giannis Antetokounmpo took up new sport this offseason

    Larry Brown Sports "After successfully reaching the mountaintop in basketball, Giannis Antetokounmpo sounds ready to conquer a different sport next. The Milwaukee Bucks star and reigning Finals MVP tweeted on Tuesday that he had taken up a new sport for the first time — paddle tennis. " September 14

  • Drake reveals surprising inspiration for Giannis Antetokounmpo line on new album

    Larry Brown Sports "Drake’s new album “Certified Lover Boy” is full of incredible moments, and his shoutout to one basketball superstar is definitely among them. But the inspiration behind the shoutout may surprise you. The Canadian rapper showed some love to Giannis Antetokounmpo of..." September 07

  • Giannis Antetokounmpo Is Looking Forward To The Fiba European Championship Next Year

    Fadeaway World "Despite being one of the most dominant players in the NBA, Giannis averaged roughly 14.8 points, 8.8 rebounds, 2.4 assists, and 2.4 steals per game on 52.2% shooting during the FIBA World Cup in 2019. And, while those numbers may not be bad for an average player, we're talking..." September 06

  • Bucks planning to sign Giannis Antetokounmpo’s youngest brother too?

    Larry Brown Sports "The Antetokounmpo family may be close to pulling off what LaVar Ball couldn’t — getting three brothers on the same NBA team. The Milwaukee Bucks’ official Instagram page posted a series of pictures of their players shooting around in the gym Thursday...." September 03

  • Kanye West References Giannis Antetokounmpo, Lionel Messi on New 'Donda' Album

    Bleacher Report "After three listening parties, countless track revisions and an Instagram beef with Drake, Kanye West finally delivered his anticipated Donda album Sunday morning.  If you're Lionel Messi or Giannis Antetokounmpo—and, hey, if you are, thanks for..." August 29

  • Mavs coach Jason Kidd gets brutally honest on relationship with Giannis Antetokounmpo

    Clutch Points "Jason Kidd made his first appearance in front of the media on Friday as the new head coach of the Dallas Mavericks. While he faced many different questions, one that took center stage was Giannis Antetokounmpo’s book, which portrays Kidd as someone who Giannis didn’t..." August 28

  • Giannis Antetokounmpo hilariously trolled by girlfriend over soiled diapers

    Clutch Points "Milwaukee Bucks superstar and reigning Finals MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo is on top of the NBA right now. Nevertheless, it seems like he still isn’t getting the respect he deserves in his own household. Giannis recently posted a photo of himself on..." August 23

  • Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo’s hilarious reaction to Brewers move

    Clutch Points "Giannis Antetokounmpo is now one proud sports team owner after he joined the Milwaukee Brewers’ ownership group. However, when it comes to baseball, the Milwaukee Bucks star knows he has a LOT of learning to do. Talking about the news of his stake on the..." August 21

  • Ranking Top Early Candidates To Win 2021-22 NBA MVP Award

    NBA Analysis "The 2020-21 NBA season ended with the Milwaukee Bucks lifting the Larry O’Brien Trophy into the air, but before they did so, Nikola Jokic was named the league-MVP. The Serbian big man became the first Denver Nuggets player to ever win the award and the lowest drafted player to ever win..." August 20

  • Bucks superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo is purchasing a stake in the Milwaukee Brewers

    Clutch Points "Milwaukee Bucks superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo has had a terrific offseason after winning the NBA Finals against the Phoenix Suns. The NBA Finals MVP has enjoyed every second of it after signing a massive extension to keep him in Milwaukee for a long..." August 20

  • LeBron James needs to sit out Kevin Durant-Giannis Antetokounmpo best player debate

    Clutch Points "LeBron James is no longer that best player in the NBA. There, I said it. But the Los Angeles Lakers star certainly thinks he still is, or should at least be in the running. ESPN recently released results from a poll of anonymous NBA executives and scouts, asking..." August 20

  • Giannis Antetokounmpo surprises fans on the streets of Greece with trophy

    Clutch Points "Giannis Antetokounmpo has not shied away from the public spotlight whatsoever since he led the Milwaukee Bucks to the 2021 NBA championship, and that continued Wednesday as he walked the streets of Greece to surprise unexpecting passerby. From his memorable run to..." August 18

  • 17-Year-Old Giannis Antetokounmpo Made Acting Debut In Australian Drama Movie ‘Dead Europe’

    Fadeaway World "Giannis Antetokounmpo is a superstar in the NBA today. Giannis is the reigning Finals MVP and NBA Champion with the Milwaukee Bucks. On top of that, he is a multiple-time All-Star, former 2-time MVP, former Defensive Player Of The Year, and the 2021 All-Star Game MVP. At the age of 26, Giannis..." August 17

  • Respectful Giannis Antetokounmpo cancels NBA celebrations in Athens due to fires

    Greek City Times "Greek basketball superstar and NBA champion Giannis Antetokounmpo cancelled  celebrations scheduled for his old neighbourhood Sepolia out of respect for the difficult times the country is living through due to the devastating fires. “I hope we don’t have victims from..." August 04

  • Giannis Antetokounmpo Says He’s Ready To Win More Championship

    Fadeaway World "Giannis Antetokounmpo already knows what it feels like to win the NBA championship after a terrific run in the 2021 playoff. The Milwaukee Bucks superstar was on a tear during the postseason, leading his team to the Finals, where he took care of business, knocking out the Phoenix Suns in six..." August 02

  • Indiana Pacers Will Workout Giannis Antetokounmpo's Brother Alex On Tuesday

    The Sports Rush "Giannis believes Alex Antetokounmpo can be better than him; Pacers call the youngest brother Antetokounmpo for a pre-draft workout.  With the older sibling being the more successful one when entering the NBA, it is easy to overlook the younger brother despite the clear talent..." July 27