Milwaukee Bucks will play against Oklahoma City Thunder in their next NBA game. Milwaukee Bucks are on the top spot of the Eastern Conference table. They have maintained a win-loss record of 50-8 so far in the season. They won their last game against Wizards by a 137-134 margin.
However, the big question remains - is Giannis Antetokounmpo playing tonight vs Thunder? Giannis Antetokounmpo has been suffering from back soreness. Giannis Antetokounmpo's back has been troubling him for a few months now.
With his performance tonight, Giannis Antetokounmpo has passed Stephen Curry for the most games in a season with 30 points in under 30 minutes.— ESPN Stats & Info (@ESPNStatsInfo) February 23, 2020
Giannis did it for the 8th time tonight vs the 76ers. pic.twitter.com/HoiwLWYAhD
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The 25-year-old has been struggling with back issues since the past few games. However, it has not bothered his playing time. The Bucks are supposed to play back-to-back on Friday and Saturday. So that can prove to be an issue for Antetokounmpo. The answer to the 'is Giannis Antetokounmpo playing tonight' question is probably a no.
As things stand, Giannis Antetokounmpo is likely to return for the Miami Heats game on Monday. Milwaukee Bucks are currently leading the Eastern Conference table and will not risk their key player for comparatively easy games.
Most 4th quarter points this season— Hilltop Hoops (@HilltopNBA) February 26, 2020
Trae Young - 449
James Harden - 433
Zach LaVine - 402
LeBron James - 392
Giannis Antetokounmpo - 379
Donovan Mitchell - 375
Ja Morant - 371
Bradley Beal - 351
Damian Lillard - 347
Montrezl Harrell - 325
Devin Booker - 315