The Milwaukee Bucks are kind of blesse to have Giannis Antetokounmpo in their roster. While the team lacked on the defensive front this season, Giannis Antetokounmpo made sure he bailed them out. With an incredible scoring record and size advantage, the Greek freak has been dominating the league since long. The two-time regular season MVP is making a strong statement for his legacy. Giannis Antetokounmpo has always rose to the occasion when the Milwaukee Bucks were in need. With their recent win against Indiana Pacers, Giannis Antetokounmpo has equalled another sensational NBA record alongside Hall of Famer, Charles Barkley.
The Milwaukee Bucks went head to head against the Pacers in a high scoring game earlier today. The game ended with 133-142 as Bucks sealed the deal with might Giannis Antetokounmpo going all out. The Greek freak scored 40-points and 15 rebounds registering a huge double-double to his name. Khris Middleton, Brook Lopez and Jrue holiday got 20+ points each. Holiday also had a 14 assists to end his winning night. Justin Holiday on the other end was the top scorer with 26-points. Domantas Sabonis engaged a double-double with 10-points and 14 assists. It was a tough job to contain the free flow scoring for the Milwaukee Bucks so they overpowered their offense.
Giannis Antetokounmpo to the rescue
The Milwaukee Bucks were very lenient on their defense court. While the Holiday brothers were dominating for both the teams, Bucks talisman stole the show. Giannis Antetokounmpo’s overwhelming performance earned him a spot in an incredible NBA record. He is all square along with Hall of Famer Charles Barkley. Gianni’s 40-points, 15 rebounds with 75% shooting equalled Barkley’s since 1988. Charles Barkley is one of the greatest power forwards to embrace the league and Giannis Antetokounmpo may equal his record someday as well.
While haters always criticized Giannis for playing in the paint only, he stunned them all. Giannis Antetokounmpo’s shooting was unparalleled today. He missed only 4 shots while dominating inside the paint. The Milwaukee Bucks are currently 3rd in the east. With the playoffs knocking the door, they will look to penetrate deeper unlike last season. Giannis Antetokounmpo is hyped more than ever. They may end up winning the title this season as well.