Thanasis Antetokounmpo re-signing with Milwaukee

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Giannis Askounis

13/Aug/21 14:51

The Milwaukee Bucks are set to retain Thanasis Antetokounmpo

By Johnny Askounis/

Thanasis Antetokounmpo has agreed with the Milwaukee Bucks on a two-year contract, reports ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski.

Antetokounmpo, 29, joined his brother Giannis at Milwaukee in 2019. He since recorded 90 appearances in NBA games upping his overall total to 92. He posted 2.9 points per game in the Regular Season and 0.7 points per contest in the Playoffs contributing to the championship run.

The acrobatic forward was selected 51st overall by the New York Knicks in the 2014 NBA draft. His initial NBA jump generated only two games played in 2015-16.

He returned to Europe between his two NBA stints logging 62 appearances in the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague as a player of Panathinaikos.