Giannis Antetokounmpo is having an incredible season for the Milwaukee Bucks, and starred in the Bucks’ latest win over the Atlanta Hawks.
Giannis Antetokounmpo is really stepping up the heat this season for the Milwaukee Bucks. The Greek Freak looks to be in incredible form to start the season with, as it has been his individual and overall team game that has helped the Bucks win every single one of their five games played so far – and helping them be the only remaining team with a 100% record so far in the league.
The Bucks made it 5-0 this season by defeating the Atlanta Hawks at the Fiserv Forum in Milwaukee on Saturday night. The Bucks emerged winners by a 123-115 scoreline, largely courtesy of Giannis’ incredible performance that saw him rack up 34 points, 17 rebounds and 4 assists – the Greek Freak also completed 11 of his 22 total field goals with a success rate of 50%.
The performance was an inspirational display that egged his team on to their fifth successive win in the league, helping them be the only remaining team in the league to be unbeaten this season. How the Bucks have started the season has helped them be a strong contender for the Championship, and a lot of it has stemmed from Giannis’ string of performances with incredible numbers.
How has Giannis performed for the Bucks by the numbers this season?
The Greek Freak has been incredible this season, and his numbers do all the talking.
Statistics show Giannis has averaged 34.4 points per game, 14 rebounds per game, 5.8 assists per game this season – piling up incredible numbers even by his own lofty standards. Starting the season with a 21 point performance against the Philadelphia 76ers, Giannis followed it up with four consecutive 30+ point games – even scoring 44 points against the Houston Rockets.
These incredible numbers along with the Bucks beginning the season on a 5-0 streak has ensured that Giannis is one of the early contenders for the Most Valuable Player award this season – and it will take something special to beat the Greek Freak when he is in such indomitable form.