Giannis Antetokounmpo named Eastern Conference Player of the Week

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Milwaukee Bucks leader Giannis Antetokounmpo claimed the Eastern Conference Player of the Week Award for the second straight week.

This has been the fourth time this season that the “Greek Freak” has been named Player of the Week.

Antetokounmpo led the Bucks to a 3-0 record during the week (December 24-30) and averaged 30.7 points, 12.7 rebounds, seven assists, three blocks and 2.3 steals, while shooting at 62.1% from the field.

James Harden was named the Western Conference Player of the Week, averaging 42.3 points, 5.7 rebounds and 6.3 assists, leading the Houston Rockets to a 3-0 record.