NBA, the Bucks recently made a major trade, acquiring Damian Lillard, who averaged 32.2 points per game last season.
Lillard and Giannis Antetokounmpo are widely regarded by many foreign media outlets as the league’s top duo. They will join forces for the first matchup next Monday in a preseason match against the Lakers.
NBA,Bucks’ Coach: Lillard and Antetokounmpo will Face Lakers Next Week
Bucks’ coach, Adrian Griffin, announced today on “NBA Today” that the two stars will be playing in the next preseason game, likely facing off against the Lakers led by LeBron James and Anthony Davis.
The Bucks have already played two preseason games, with neither of the two stars participating. Speaking about the upcoming pairing, Griffin said, “This is an exciting moment for us. It’s a process, and we will take it step by step.”
Griffin is not worried about any chemistry issues between the two stars, stating, “Our internal practices are highly competitive, so we have the opportunity to let them mesh. They haven’t disappointed, and we will have them play more games together.”