Giannis Antetokounmpo Sets a New Record Near the Age of 25 Years
Giannis Antetokounmpo will be 25 years old on December 6, 2019. Before that, he set a new record. Antetokounmpo is the only player under 25 who is able to collect at least 9000 points, 4000 rebounds and 2000 assists in NBA history.
With that record, the name Antetokounmpo is even shining. He asserted his position as one of the best players in the NBA. Although still relatively young, Antetokounmpo is full of achievements.
The Greek player also has a prestigious title. He was nicknamed the Most Valuable Player (MVP) in 2018-2019. It was obtained after Antetokounmpo impressed. He even almost completed it with the title of Most Defensive Player of the Year as well. However, losing to Rudy Gobert.
Recently, Antetokounmpo won the Player of the Month title. The NBA named him the best Eastern Conference player for October and November. He really attracts public attention at the age of 25 years.
Last season, Antetokounmpo managed to deliver the Milwaukee Bucks to the Eastern Conference standings with a record 60-22. They advanced to the playoffs as the first seed and got to the regional finals.
It was the Bucks’ first regional final since 2001. Unfortunately, the Bucks fell from the Toronto Raptors, who later emerged as NBA champions. They were forced to stop without having a chance to taste the NBA Finals.
In 2019-2020, Antetokounmpo has hope again. He wants to deliver his team to the championship ladder. Therefore, Bucks must go to the NBA Finals.
However, the way to get there is not easy. Bucks proved it last season. However, hope is hope. Antetokounmpo et al. have a chance. Moreover, this season has not lasted half.
Bucks currently has a 19-3 record. They are perched at the top of the standings. Underneath, there is the Boston Celtics with a record of 15-5. Bucks has four wins. (put)