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Giannis Antetokounmpo Dating: Who Is The NBA Star With?

Giannis Antetokounmpo
Giannis Antetokounmpo

The NBA star Giannis Antetokounmpo is reaching his legendary status in the games. He is considered the literal excellence for the Milwaukee Bucks.  He got Milwaukee Bucks their second championship and first in 50 years. At 18, he was folding chairs in a leaky gym in Greece. Now he is a Finals MVP and an NBA champion. At the age of 26, Gianni is doing all he can and just getting better than his last. He used to play for Athens but was the 15th out of Greece’s second-tier basketball league to get drafted for the teams.

When he first got drafted and started getting in the court, the Gianni spent most of his doing the scut work. From carrying the ball up the floor and initiating the offense too deep in the playoffs. Being forced by Milwaukee to play like LeBron did affect his last two seasons. But he took the matter into his own hands in the last game. After getting in the game and shining in the end, he was called the Shaquille O’Neal in a perimeter player’s body.

Giannis Antetokounmpo

Giannis Antetokounmpo In Tuesday’s Game

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Highlights From Tuesday’s Game

After winning the match on Tuesday, More than 80,000 emotional fans jammed both into and outside of Fiserv Forum. They got him onto the broad shoulders and carried them over the finish line. Gianni scored Fifty points in the last game. Fourteen rebounds, Five blocks, Seventeen-of-19 from the line, to be precise. Gianni has also signed his five-year contract extension prior to the season. He says that there was a job that had to be finished. He is going to do it the hard way, and by that, he meant that he is going to stay in Milwaukee. In the press, he got emotional and thanked his mother, his late father, his longtime girlfriend, his brothers, and everybody who made sacrifices for him and love him.

Who is Giannis Antetokounmpo Dating?

 Giannis Antetokounmpo is dating the volleyball star Mariah Riddlesprigger. As reported by the inner sources of the couple, they probably met up during one of her internships at the NBA and later started spending time together. They have been dating for the past three years. During the off-season, they spend time in Greece to bond and catch up on each other’s lives. Mariah is the alumna of Rice University in Houston.  Her younger sister Maya plays for the California State Fullerton’s volleyball team. She also owns her own clothing brand called ‘Sincerely, Mariah.’

Giannis Antetokounmpo & Mariah

Giannis Antetokounmpo & Mariah Riddlesprigger

The couple is all loved up and has a family of their own. They welcomed their first child last year, naming him Liam Charles Antetokounmpo. Liam has filled their life with endless laughs, joy, and craziness. The couple announced recently that they are expecting their second child.

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Who Is Mariah, And How Is The Relationship Going?

Mariah comes from a family of sportspeople. Her father is a basketball fanatic. He used to play Division I basketball for Fresno State University. During her time in college, Maria majored in Sports Management and Sociology. Being one of the star players on the college volleyball team, she has a record of posting nine service aces, two double-doubles and was ranked sixth on the team with 141 kills. She has also gotten the title of Defensive Player of the Week during her senior year. She has interned for the NBA Summer League twice. Working and volunteering with the sports department of her university, she has met many team presidents, general managers, coaches, ESPN executives, and sports agents. After graduating, she also interned for the basketball operations of the Philadelphia 76ers.

On being asked about her and Gianni’s relationship in an interview, Mariah revealed that she had been asked about being a model a lot. As partners of the majority of athletes are either supermodels or influencers, people are often surprised that Mariah is not a model but someone who works in sports management. She prefers T-shirts and sweats to express herself through her brand. She thanks her mom as she always tells her that she is good enough and encourages her to be herself and let anyone take her ‘self’ away.

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Nathan Hale is part of the core OtakuKart team and publishes news articles, mainly related to dating and gossip. Sometimes anime & manga. You can reach out to him at Nathan@otakukart.com

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