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Behind the Buck Pass Sep 18, 2020

Giannis Antetokounmpo named 2019-20 NBA Most Valuable Player

Giannis Antetokounmpo has been named the 2019-20 NBA Most Valuable Player, making it the second straight year he’s won the honor. It’s official: Milwaukee Bucks superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo is your 2019-20 NBA Most Valuable Player. First reported by ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski Friday morning, Antetokounmpo will be presented with the honor later this afternoon and Bucks […] Giannis Antetokounmpo named 2019-20 NBA Most Valuable Player - Behind the Buck Pass - Behind the Buck Pass - A Milwaukee Bucks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinions and More
ClutchPoints Sep 19, 2020
Giannis Antetokounmpo still deserving of MVP over LeBron James, even after playoff disappointment

Giannis Antetokounmpo still deserving of MVP over LeBron James, even after playoff disappointment

On Friday, the NBA named Milwaukee Bucks superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo as the 2019-20 NBA Most Valuable Player. The Greek Freak bagged his second straight Maurice Podoloff Trophy, weeks after winning Defensive Player of the Year as well. In the process, Giannis also edged out Los Angeles Lakers superstar LeBron James for the MVP, who finished […] The post Giannis Antetokounmpo still deserving of MVP over LeBron James, even after playoff disappointment appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Sep 18, 2020
How repeating as MVP affects Giannis Antetokounmpo’s future contract options

How repeating as MVP affects Giannis Antetokounmpo’s future contract options

Milwaukee Bucks superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo just bagged his second consecutive MVP award. The 25-year-old had a tremendous season with the Bucks, and has since been rewarded with the Most Valuable Player title for the second year running. That’s not the only reward Giannis will receive now that his MVP win is official. Bobby Marks of […] The post How repeating as MVP affects Giannis Antetokounmpo’s future contract options appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Sep 19, 2020
Frank Vogel reacts to LeBron James losing MVP to Giannis Antetokounmpo

Frank Vogel reacts to LeBron James losing MVP to Giannis Antetokounmpo

The NBA’s 2019-20 MVP was announced on Friday, and Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo beat out Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James for the award in a landslide. James, who averaged double-digit assists for the first time in his career under head coach Frank Vogel, finished with only 16 first place votes of a possible […] The post Frank Vogel reacts to LeBron James losing MVP to Giannis Antetokounmpo appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Welcome to Loud City Sep 19, 2020
Bucks’ Giannis Antetokounmpo wins second straight NBA MVP, Thunder’s Chris Paul finishes seventh

Bucks’ Giannis Antetokounmpo wins second straight NBA MVP, Thunder’s Chris Paul finishes seventh

Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via The NBA announced that Milwaukee Bucks’ Giannis Antetokounmpo had won his second straight MVP award. Giannis has been viewed as the heavy favorite for most of the season, and today’s news should not be that surprising. Giannis finished with 209 more total points than the second place LeBron James. I’m sure this news must be bittersweet for the Greek Freak after his Bucks were eliminated in five games against the Heat in the second round of the NBA playoffs. Milwaukee was seen as a title contender as they finished the regular season with the...
Inquisitr Sep 18, 2020
Giannis Antetokounmpo Reportedly Makes History With Second Straight NBA MVP Award

Giannis Antetokounmpo Reportedly Makes History With Second Straight NBA MVP Award

Milwaukee Bucks stand-out, Giannis Antetokounmpo, has reportedly won the NBA MVP award for the second season in a row, according to sources given to ESPN reporter Adrian Wojnarowski. Antetokounmpo is the first athlete since Golden State Warrior guard, Steph Curry, who did so in 2015 and 2016, to win MVP in two consecutive periods. LeBron James, Steve Nash, Tim Duncan, Michael Jordan, Magic Johnson, Larry Bird, Moses Malone, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Wilt Chamberlain, and Bill Russell welcome Antetokounmpo as the league’s only members to earn back-to-back MVP trophies. Earlier, the...
ClutchPoints Sep 18, 2020
Bucks’ Giannis Antetokounmpo reacts to repeating as MVP

Bucks’ Giannis Antetokounmpo reacts to repeating as MVP

As expected, Milwaukee Bucks superstar small forward Giannis Antetokounmpo was named the 2019-20 MVP on Friday, beating out Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James. Antetokounmpo is not only the first player since Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry (2015, 2016) to win back-to-back MVP awards, but he’s also just the third player in NBA […] The post Bucks’ Giannis Antetokounmpo reacts to repeating as MVP appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Sep 18, 2020
Giannis Antetokounmpo officially announced as 2019-20 NBA MVP over LeBron James, James Harden

Giannis Antetokounmpo officially announced as 2019-20 NBA MVP over LeBron James, James Harden

ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reported Friday morning that Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo would be named the 2019-20 NBA MVP, and the league has officially made the announcement and released voting results. Antetokounmpo received 85 first-place votes to just 16 for Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James. The third finalist, Houston Rockets star James Harden, didn’t […] The post Giannis Antetokounmpo officially announced as 2019-20 NBA MVP over LeBron James, James Harden appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Sep 18, 2020
Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo’s epic first tweet after winning MVP again

Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo’s epic first tweet after winning MVP again

Milwaukee Bucks superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo had a pretty epic first tweet after winning his second straight MVP award. Take a look for yourself: pic.twitter.com/SHlLxYLvUK — Giannis Ugo Antetokounmpo (@Giannis_An34) September 18, 2020 Although the season didn’t end the way he wanted it to, Giannis Antetokounmpo made NBA history in 2019-20. He now joins Michael Jordan […] The post Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo’s epic first tweet after winning MVP again appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Sep 18, 2020
LeBron James was clear MVP over Giannis Antetokounmpo, defends Stephen A. Smith

LeBron James was clear MVP over Giannis Antetokounmpo, defends Stephen A. Smith

Controversial sports personality Stephen A. Smith is is a firm believer that Los Angeles Lakers superstar LeBron James was robbed of his supposed fifth NBA MVP award in the 2019-20 campaign. The league announced on Saturday that Giannis Antetokounmpo of the Milwaukee Bucks was the Most Valuable Player for the second season in a row. […] The post LeBron James was clear MVP over Giannis Antetokounmpo, defends Stephen A. Smith appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Lakers Nation Sep 18, 2020
Bucks’ Giannis Antetokounmpo Wins MVP Over Lakers’ LeBron James

Bucks’ Giannis Antetokounmpo Wins MVP Over Lakers’ LeBron James

The NBA announced Milwaukee Bucks All-Star Giannis Antetokounmpo -- who has already won Defensive Player...
Golden State Of Mind Sep 18, 2020
Giannis Antetokounmpo is the first back-to-back MVP winner since Steph Curry

Giannis Antetokounmpo is the first back-to-back MVP winner since Steph Curry

Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via The Greek Freak is in some special company. Lately there has been some speculation about the Milwaukee Bucks trading Giannis Antetokounmpo to the Golden State Warriors so that the young superstar can team up with Steph Curry, a player he publicly admires. The rumors are a bit premature and most likely not very realistic, but it’s always fun to fantasize. Antetokounmpo may not ever join Curry on the hardwood, but he just joined him in the history books. On Friday morning, it was announced that Antetokounmpo was the winner of the 2019-20 NBA Most Valuable...
Brew Hoop Sep 18, 2020
Giannis Wins Second Consecutive MVP award

Giannis Wins Second Consecutive MVP award

Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports The accolades keep on coming While the Milwaukee Bucks playoffs didn’t go entirely as planned, there was some good news to come their way with Giannis Antetokounmpo winning his second consecutive MVP award, according to Adrian Wojnarowski. Milwaukee’s Giannis Antetokounmpo has won his second consecutive MVP award, sources tell ESPN.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) September 18, 2020 Giannis took his MVP season from a year ago and improved on it with an impressive stat line of 29.5/13.6/5.6. He had already won the Defensive Player of the Year award...
LeBron James 'pissed off' he didn't receive more first-place votes for NBA MVP

LeBron James 'pissed off' he didn't receive more first-place votes for NBA MVP

LeBron James, who finished second to Giannis Antetokounmpo, expressed some frustration over receiving just 16 of 101 first-place votes for NBA MVP.        
Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo is NBA Most Valuable Player for second straight season

Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo is NBA Most Valuable Player for second straight season

His two MVP awards make him the 14th player in NBA history to earn the league's top individual regular-season honor multiple times.        
ClutchPoints Sep 18, 2020
Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo speaks out on joining Michael Jordan, Hakeem Olajuwon with rare feat

Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo speaks out on joining Michael Jordan, Hakeem Olajuwon with rare feat

Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo is only the third player in NBA history to win MVP and Defensive Player of the Year in the same season, joining Hall of Famers Michael Jordan and Hakeem Olajuwon. During an interview with TNT’s Ernie Johnson, Antetokounmpo talked about what it means to join a list with only Jordan […] The post Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo speaks out on joining Michael Jordan, Hakeem Olajuwon with rare feat appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Sep 18, 2020
Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo teases staying in Milwaukee ‘for the next 15 years’

Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo teases staying in Milwaukee ‘for the next 15 years’

Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo just repeated as MVP, but there’s still plenty of speculation about his future with the franchise after a disappointing second-round playoff exit. The Greek Freak is currently set to hit free agency in 2021, and the latest playoff struggles have led some to believe he may go looking for greener […] The post Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo teases staying in Milwaukee ‘for the next 15 years’ appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Inquisitr Sep 18, 2020
Giannis Antetokounmpo Content To Stay With Bucks ‘As Long As Everybody’s Fighting For The Same Thing’

Giannis Antetokounmpo Content To Stay With Bucks ‘As Long As Everybody’s Fighting For The Same Thing’

While accepting his second straight NBA Most Valuable Player award on Friday, Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo offered hints about how he is approaching his future with the franchise. Specifically, he expressed a desire to stay with the team for the remainder of his career, provided that the two sides remain on the same page with regard to their ultimate goal. For Antetokounmpo, that means putting forth their best effort to win a championship. “As long as everybody’s fighting for the same thing, which is to be a champion, I don’t see why not to be in Milwaukee for the next...
www.chron.com Sep 18, 2020

Source: Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo wins 2nd straight NBA MVP award

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo’s historic year earned him a historic awards sweep.
Inquisitr Sep 18, 2020
NBA Rumors: Bulls Could Acquire Giannis Antetokounmpo For Zach LaVine, Lauri Markkanen & Two 1st-Round Picks

NBA Rumors: Bulls Could Acquire Giannis Antetokounmpo For Zach LaVine, Lauri Markkanen & Two 1st-Round Picks

In the midst of the ongoing 2020 Playoffs, several crazy trade ideas have started surfacing in the NBA. These include the blockbuster deal that would send reigning Defensive Player of the Year and Milwaukee Bucks power forward Giannis Antetokounmpo to the Chicago Bulls in the 2020 offseason. In a recent article, Andrew Miller of Fansided’s Pippen Ain’t Easy suggested three “too good to be true” trades that would enable the Bulls to acquire the “Greek Freak.” Of all his suggestions, Miller believes that the “most realistic” deal is the one that would trade Zach LaVine, Lauri...
ClutchPoints Sep 18, 2020
Report: Bucks’ Giannis Antetokounmpo repeats as NBA MVP

Report: Bucks’ Giannis Antetokounmpo repeats as NBA MVP

Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo has repeated as NBA MVP, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. The official announcement will come later on Friday. Antetokounmpo becomes just the third player in NBA history to win MVP and Defensive Player of the Year in the same season, joining Michael Jordan and Hakeem Olajuwon. While Antetokounmpo’s Bucks suffered […] The post Report: Bucks’ Giannis Antetokounmpo repeats as NBA MVP appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Blazer's Edge Sep 18, 2020
Woj: Giannis Antetokounmpo wins 2020 NBA MVP Award

Woj: Giannis Antetokounmpo wins 2020 NBA MVP Award

Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports The NBA’s new Most Valuable Player isn’t a surprise...he’s the same as the old Most Valuable Player. Milwaukee Bucks superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo is sometimes called “The Alphabet” because of the 12 unique letters, and 20 overall, in his name. According to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN, he can now add six more: MVP MVP. Woj tweeted today that Antetokounmpo has won his second straight NBA Most Valuable Player award. Milwaukee’s Giannis Antetokounmpo has won his second consecutive MVP award, sources tell ESPN.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn)...
Behind the Buck Pass Sep 19, 2020

Giannis Antetokounmpo: MVP talks potential long-term future in Milwaukee

After winning his second consecutive MVP award, Giannis Antetokounmpo gave some insight into his long-term future with the Milwaukee Bucks. Last offseason, Giannis Antetokounmpo won his first MVP award, joining Kareem Abdul-Jabbar as the only two players in Milwaukee Bucks‘ history to take home the trophy. As prestigious of an honor as that was, Antetokounmpo […] Giannis Antetokounmpo: MVP talks potential long-term future in Milwaukee - Behind the Buck Pass - Behind the Buck Pass - A Milwaukee Bucks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinions and More
Behind the Buck Pass Sep 19, 2020

Milwaukee Bucks: Giannis Antetokounmpo’s comments keep pressure on

As Giannis Antetokounmpo continues to offer up encouragement about a long-term future with the Milwaukee Bucks, pressure on the team only increases. Watching on while Giannis Antetokounmpo accepted his second consecutive MVP award via video call from Athens, Greece on Friday, the Milwaukee Bucks‘ hierarchy were left with plenty of reasons to feel good. First […] Milwaukee Bucks: Giannis Antetokounmpo’s comments keep pressure on - Behind the Buck Pass - Behind the Buck Pass - A Milwaukee Bucks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinions and More
Behind the Buck Pass Sep 20, 2020

Milwaukee Bucks: Charles Barkley makes convincing case for Giannis to stay

Speaking on TNT’s Inside the NBA, NBA legend Charles Barkley outlined why he believes Giannis Antetokounmpo should stay with the Milwaukee Bucks. In light of Giannis Antetokounmpo’s second consecutive MVP win, the Milwaukee Bucks‘ superstar is again at the center of NBA conversation. Milwaukee’s season came to an end close to two weeks ago against […] Milwaukee Bucks: Charles Barkley makes convincing case for Giannis to stay - Behind the Buck Pass - Behind the Buck Pass - A Milwaukee Bucks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinions and More

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