Giannis Antetokounmpo’s Injury Status for the Milwaukee Bucks

Giannis Antetokounmpo (born December 6, 1994) is a Greek-Nigerian professional basketball player for the NBA’s Milwaukee Bucks (NBA). Antetokounmpo’s country of birth, as well as his size, speed, strength, and ball-handling abilities, have earned him the moniker “Greek Freak.”

What is the current status of Giannis Antetokounmpo’s injury?

What is the current status of Giannis Antetokounmpo's injury?

UPDATE: Nov. 28

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UPDATE: Giannis Antetokounmpo will face the Cavs in Friday’s game.

Giannis Antetokounmpo will continue to play against the Bulls on Wednesday.

Giannis Antetokounmpo did his best to keep Milwaukee in the game on Friday, scoring 25 points, grabbing 14 rebounds, and dishing out four assists. He did, however, go 4 of 15 from the free throw line for the third game in a row.

Giannis Antetokounmpo is expected to play against the 76ers.

Giannis Antetokounmpo is expected to play against the Cavaliers.

Giannis Antetokounmpo (knee) is expected to play Monday against Atlanta.

Antetokounmpo has missed three of the last four games due to a knee injury, but he should be able to return to the court on Monday.

Giannis Antetokounmpo (ankle) will not play against the Spurs on Friday.

Antetokounmpo will miss his third game in four days due to a knee injury that does not appear to be serious. His absence from the rotation will create a massive void on both ends of the floor to fill.

Giannis Antetokounmpo is doubtful due to knee pain.

Antetokounmpo missed Saturday’s win over the Thunder due to knee soreness, but he was back in the lineup on Monday after being listed as probable. Barring a setback, the two-time MVP is expected to return to the starting lineup on Wednesday.

About Giannis Antetokounmpo

No. 34 – Milwaukee Bucks
Position Power forward
League NBA
Personal information
Born December 6, 1994 (age 27)
Athens, Greece
Nationality
  • Greek
  • Nigerian
Listed height 7 ft 0 in (2.13 m)
Listed weight 243 lb (110 kg)
Career information
NBA draft 2013 / Round: 1 / Pick: 15th overall
Selected by the Milwaukee Bucks
Playing career 2011–present
Career history
2011–2013 Filathlitikos
2013–present Milwaukee Bucks