Thanasis Antetokounmpo

Thanasis Antetokounmpo

Height/Weight: 6' 6"/215 lbs
Date of birth: Athens, Greece
University: None
Draft: 2014 2nd round (21st pick) by the
  • Associated Press

    Brothers, basketball focus of Antetokounmpo family's 'Rise'

    Giannis Antetokounmpo didn’t watch this year's NBA Finals. “Like, I get too tensed up, because I just start sweating on the couch,” Antetokounmpo said. Antetokounmpo took up basketball in Greece with his brother Thanasis and they are still together now on the Milwaukee Bucks – who have a few players who know what it’s like to have siblings in the NBA.

  • Associated Press

    Bucks take G League Ignite wing MarJon Beauchamp at No. 24

    MarJon Beauchamp’s circuitous path to the Milwaukee Bucks included stops at four high schools, a community college and the NBA G League. Bucks assistant general manager Milt Newton said Beauchamp even was homeless at one point. The Bucks believe the hard road he took to the NBA will help the 6-foot-6 wing thrive now that he’s finally made it as the 24th overall pick in the draft.