Thanasis Antetokounmpo

Milwaukee Bucks, F
HEIGHT: 6'6 / 1.98m
BORN: July 18, 1992
BIRTHPLACE: Athens, Greece
NBA DEBUT: 2015

Thanasis Antetokounmpo is a professional basketball player for the Milwaukee Bucks. Antetokounmpo began playing with youth club and junior basketball teams in Greece before starting his professional career with Filathlitikos in 2012. In 2013, Antetokounmpo was selected by the Delaware 87ers in the 2013 Developmental League (now the G-League) where he averaged 12 points, 4.3 rebounds and 1.7 blocks per game. In 2014, Antetokounmpo was selected in the second round of the NBA Draft by the New York Knicks and played for their developmental team, the Westchester Knicks, where he averaged 13.9 points, 6.2 rebounds, 1.7 assists, 1.7 steals, and 1.7 blocks in 47 games, and rejoined the Knicks for the 2015 NBA Summer League. In August of 2016, Antetokounmpo signed with MoraBanc Andorra of Liga ACB and in 2017 with EuroLeague giants Panathinaikos of Greece’s top-tier level Greek Basketball League. With Panathinaikos, Antetokounmpo won the 2018 Greek League Championship, Most Spectacular Player and MVP of the Greek All-Star Game. In 2019, Panathinaikos won the Greek Cup title and Greek Basket League Championship for the second year in a row. In July, Antetokounmpo signed with the Milwaukee Bucks, reuniting with his brother Giannis, becoming the second pair of brothers on the Bucks roster along with Brooke and Robin Lopez.