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De’Aaron Fox, Giannis Antetokounmpo named Players of the Week

Sacramento Kings guard De’Aaron Fox, left, shoots as Los Angeles Clippers guard Luke Kennard defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game Sunday, Feb. 7, 2021, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Sacramento Kings’ De’Aaron Fox and Milwaukee Bucks’ Giannis Antetokounmpo have been named NBA Players of the Week for the Western and Eastern Conference, respectively, for Week 7.

Fox averaged 31.0 points and 8.8 assists per game, while shooting 54.7 percent from the field, as the Kings went 4-0.

Fox’s performances from the week:

  • Feb. 1: 38 points (14-24 FG, 7-7 FT), 4 rebounds, 12 assists, 1 steal
  • Feb. 3: 26 points (9-17 FG, 6-6 FT), 1 rebound, 11 assists, 2 steals
  • Feb. 6: 24 points (9-20 FG, 4-7 3P), 2 rebounds, 5 assists
  • Feb. 7: 36 points (15-25 FG, 4-8 FT), 4 rebounds, 7 assists, 1 block

Antetokounmpo averaged 24.0 points, 10.3 rebounds and 6.3 assists per game, as the Bucks went 4-0.

Antetokounmpo’s performances from the week:

  • Feb. 1: 18 points (8-11 FG, 2-3 FT), 4 rebounds, 6 assists, 1 block
  • Feb. 3: 21 points (7-8 FG, 7-8 FT), 14 rebounds, 10 assists, 2 steals, 1 block
  • Feb. 5: 33 points (13-25 FG, 6-8 FT), 12 rebounds, 4 assists, 1 steal, 4 blocks
  • Feb. 6: 24 points (8-15 FG, 7-11 FT), 11 rebounds, 5 assists
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