Giannis Antetokounmpo

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Giannis Antetokounmpo Finally Has the Space He Deserves

The superstar made a huge leap last season, but now, with more logical pieces around him, what happens in 2019 should be even more terrifying.
Michael Pina
7.25.18
eric bledsoe

Eric Bledsoe is Ready to Disrupt the NBA Playoffs

The Milwaukee Bucks point guard has spent most of his season in Giannis Antetokounmpo's shadow, but few players have improved as dramatically as he has since the All-Star break. Terrible news for the Eastern Conference.
Michael Pina
4.13.18
jason kidd

Jason Kidd’s Firing Will Reverberate Through The NBA For Years

The semi-shocking decision by Milwaukee to let their head coach go has opened up a brand new batch of meaningful questions, beginning with who the Bucks hire next.
Michael Pina
1.22.18
nba

The Case for Jason Kidd as Milwaukee's Long-Term Coach

The Bucks have been inconsistent in Kidd's fourth year as head coach, but despite some polarizing decisions and the implementation of a controversial defensive scheme, he deserves a longer rope.
Michael Pina
1.3.18
the outlet pass

The Outlet Pass: Unfair Giannis, Warriors Apathy, and Utah's Ignored Weapon

A weekly roundup of observations, questions, and predictions from Michael Pina's NBA notebook.
Michael Pina
12.7.17
nba

Grant Hill Knows How to Stop Giannis Antetokounmpo

The seven-time All-Star is viewed by some as the first of his kind, a dynamic, do-it-all wing who was way ahead of his time. Here are his thoughts about the NBA's breakout megastar.
Michael Pina
10.31.17
nba

The Unlikely Story of Spiros Velliniatis, the Coach Who Discovered Giannis Antetokounmpo

Spiros Velliniatis, the coach who discovered Giannis Antetokounmpo, wishes he had a closer relationship to the "Greek Freak."
Thodoris Chondrogiannos
4.27.17
NBA playoffs

Giannis-Middleton Combo a Problem for Raptors, Who No-Showed Another Big Game

The Raptors were embarrassed in Game 3 and have failed to adjust to Milwaukee's aggressive style of defense, which could ultimately cost them the series.
Blake Murphy
4.21.17
nba

With Thon Maker Emerging, the Milwaukee Bucks Ceiling Might Be Higher Than We Thought

The physical awesomeness that allows Maker to correct course in the middle of a possession can't be taught.
Michael Pina
4.19.17
nba

The Most Deserving Candidates for the NBA's Most Improved Player Award

They aren't second- or third-year players who are still adapting to the league, or guys bouncing back from injury. Instead, here are three players who refined their games and took them to the next level.
Michael Pina
4.15.17
nba

Khris Middleton Has the Bucks Slowing Down and Heating Up

Middleton wasn't even supposed to play this year. Now he has Milwaukee making a run at the playoffs.
Louis Keene
3.22.17
marv albert

Please Enjoy Marv Albert Butchering Giannis Antetokounmpo's Name

Marv Albert is one of the greats, but even the greats have their off nights.
Joseph Flynn
2.21.17