Giannis Antetokounmpo

Giannis Antetokounmpo 2021: Net worth, salary, and endorsements

Giannis Antetokounmpo or the “Greek Freak” is one of those names to have spurred in the NBA circuit in recent times.

Born in Greece to Nigerian parents, Antetokounmpo began playing basketball for the youth teams of Filathlitikos in Athens. And then he played for their senior team. After that, he declared himself eligible for the NBA Draft in 2013, where he was drafted with the 15th overall pick by the Milwaukee Bucks, a team he has been playing since then. Antetokounmpo has been using No 34 jersey and plays in the power forward position.

Jan 4, 2021; Milwaukee, WI, USA; Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo (34) reacts after scoring against the Detroit Pistons at the Bradley Center. Mandatory Credit: Nick Monroe/Pool Photo-USA TODAY Sports

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Over his career so far, he has been an NBA All-Star four times, and was awarded the Most Improved Player. Also, in 2019, he was awarded the Most Valuable Player (MVP) award.

In 2016–17, he became the first player in NBA history to finish a regular season in the top 20 in all five statistics of total points, rebounds, assists, steals, and blocks. Undoubtedly, he was leading the Bucks in all five major statistical categories.

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Major achievements

2× NBA Most Valuable Player (2019, 2020)
4× NBA All-Star (2017–2020)
2× All-NBA First Team (2019, 2020)
2× All-NBA Second Team (2017, 2018)
NBA Defensive Player of the Year (2020)
2× NBA All-Defensive First Team (2019, 2020)
NBA All-Defensive Second Team (2017)
NBA Most Improved Player (2017)
NBA All-Rookie Second Team (2014)
Euroscar Player of the Year (2018)

Giannis Antetokounmpo stats

Giannis is an extraordinary talent who can rack up the numbers with his dominant play. His numbers are on the rise, and during the 2019/20 season, the ‘Greek Freak’ averaged 29.5 points, 13.6 rebounds, and 5.6 assists.

Jan 1, 2021; Milwaukee, WI, USA; Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo (34) drives to the basket between Chicago Bulls center Wendell Carter Jr. (34) and forward Thaddeus Young (21) at the Bradley Center. Mandatory Credit: Nick Monroe/Handout Photo-USA TODAY Sports

Giannis Antetokounmpo contract 2021

After much speculation, the Bucks and Giannis agreed on a massive supermax contract which tied the ‘Greek Freak’ with the Bucks for five-more years.

As per ESPN, the deal is worth $228M and Giannis is guaranteed the entire amount, including an opt-out in the fourth year.

Giannis Antetokounmpo’s net worth

Celebrity Net Worth estimates Giannis’ net worth to be $70 million. Furthermore, Forbes also states that the Greek international made a total of #47.6M in 2020, which adds to his total value.

Endorsement deals of Giannis Antetokounmpo

According to Forbes, the four-time NBA All-Star was the 18th Highest-Paid Athlete in the World in 2020. He earns around $28 million from his endorsement deals. His major sponsors include 2K Sports, Hulu, and Nike.

Giannis Antetokounmpo foundation and charity

In 2019, Giannis and his brothers started the AntetokounBros Academy. The academy aims to help young boys and girls jumpstart their professional basketball careers. Moreover, the foundation, funded by Giannis’ official sports apparel partner Nike, will run for two years in Athens.

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How to contact Giannis Antetokounmpo?

Giannis Antetokounmpo’s Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/GreekFreakOfficial/

Giannis Antetokounmpo’s Twitter: https://twitter.com/giannis_an34

Instagram of Giannis Antentokounmpo: https://www.instagram.com/giannis_an34/

Age 26
Marital Status Unmarried
Nationality Greek
Height 6′ 11″ (2.11 m)
Weight 110 kg
Wingspan 2.21 m
Shoes Nike
Endorsements Nike, Hulu, 2K Sports