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Giannis Antetokounmpo Named Eastern Conference Player of the Week

Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo has been named the Eastern Conference Player of the Week for games played from Nov. 25-Dec. 1, the NBA announced today.

Leading the Bucks to a 4-0 record last week, Antetokounmpo averaged 34.8 points, 11.3 rebounds, 4.0 assists, 1.5 blocks and 1.3 steals per game. He also shot 54.5% from the field as the Bucks extended their current winning streak to 11 games.

The highlight of Antetokounmpo’s week came last Monday against the Jazz when he recorded the second 50-point game of his career by scoring 50 points with 14 rebounds, six assists, two steals and zero turnovers.