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Giannis Antetokounmpo Says He Wants To Play With Bucks His Entire Career

Giannis Antetokounmpo Feels Confident: ‘I Don’t Think There’s One Guy That Can Stop Me’

Giannis Antetokounmpo was recently crowned as the 2019 NBA MVP following a marvelous season where he took his team, the Milwaukee Bucks to the Eastern Conference Finals. Even though they couldn’t get past the Toronto Raptors, Antetokounmpo and his team know that they did a terrific job.

After the splendid 2018/19 season the Greek Freak had, he’s eligible to sign the largest contract in the history of the NBA and he’s reportedly planning to accept it if the team presents the offer and continues to play at a good level, reaching important stages.

Talking with ESPN’s Ohm Youngmisuk at the PUBG MOBILE Team Up Superstar Showdown event over the weekend, Giannis stated that his wish is to remain with the Bucks, but he also wants to be in a competitive team who gets to play for titles.

“As long as that we are all on the same page and we are all focused on that goal, why not play for the Bucks 20 years, why not play 25 years?” he asked. “Why not, after playing, be a member of the coaching staff or a member of the front office? But we got to have the same goal. We got to have the same principles. … We got to focus on winning a championship.”

He insisted that he wants to play in a winning team, adding that he would love to have a similar career as superstars like Kobe Bryant and Tim Duncan had, as long as the Bucks find sustained success.

“As long as we have the same mindset and same approach to the game, there’s no reason for me to move and not be like Steph [Curry], not like be like Dirk [Nowitzki] or Kobe [Bryant] or Tim Duncan,” he added.

Seeing how great the Greek star has been playing, the Bucks probably won't hesitate to offer him the huge contract Giannis is set to sign next year. Even though Milwaukee is not a big-market franchise, knowing how to remain competitive will help them retain their biggest start and find the path to win titles with ease, but we still have to wait to see how things develop.