Giannis Antetokounmpo says his future with the Bucks is dependent upon what choices the staff makes.
The Bucks, who’re eyeing a primary NBA championship since 1971, suffered disappointment within the playoffs final season, going out in a 4-1 Jap Convention semifinals collection loss to the Warmth. Their exit got here after they’d completed the common season with an NBA-best 56-17 report.
The postseason blow prompted hypothesis over the way forward for Antetokounmpo, who has been named NBA MVP two straight years and might develop into a free agent on the finish of the 2020-21 season, when he will probably be eligible for a supermax extension.
Antetokounmpo won’t rush to decide to the Bucks, even when he needs to remain, in a transfer prone to stress staff administration to encompass him with a stronger supporting forged.
“I have no idea what the plan is,” Antetokounmpo stated to Aftonbladet when requested about his future whereas on trip in Sweden.
“It is dependent upon what choices they make. In the event that they make the fitting resolution, I’ll be there for a few years. If they don’t, we are going to see. The NBA is enterprise and we take it daily. Hopefully we are able to succeed collectively.
“There are lots of rumors. Everybody has opinions. However on the finish of the day, I’ll do what’s greatest for my household.”
Antetokounmpo insists his probabilities of profitable championships will all the time be the most important think about his choices, though his profitable extension might vary from between $228.2 million and $243.7 million.
The Greek Freak added: “I don’t see why I couldn’t be in Milwaukee for a number of years. So long as Milwaukee and I are on the identical web page in terms of being among the finest groups within the league and profitable championships, that’s fantastic.
“When it adjustments, it won’t be good. It’s simple, I need to be a winner. So long as we are able to win and create a profitable tradition, it is going to be good.”