Giannis Antetokounmpo He is clear that his focus is on milwaukee bucksteam with which he obtained the ring of the NBA in 2021 and was twice voted regular season MVP.
However, the Greek was consulted about his wishes for the future and made reference to one of the historic franchises, which marked an era and dominated the 1990s with Michael Jordan as emblem and winner of six championships.
“I think anyone who plays basketball would like to play there. If I said no, I’d be a liar,” the 27-year-old told The Sports Zone about the Illinois team.
Along the same lines, the native of Athens pointed out: “It is a team that won multiple championships. It is the team in which one of the best players played, if not the best player who has ever played this sport. So it is a no-brainer … Anyone would like to play for Chicago.”
Despite this desire for the future, Giannis is aware that he has three contract seasons ahead of him with Wisconsin. “Later on, you never know. You never know what life will bring. I might end up playing for Chicago. But right now I’m committed to Milwaukee,” he said.
Coincidentally, the Bucks met the Bulls in the first round of last season’s playoffs and outscored them 4-1 in the series before falling in the conference semifinals to boston celticslater runner-up in the NBA Finals.
Chicago had a good performance in the 2021/22 season, starting from its record of 46 wins and 36 losses, but its deficit was in heads-up against the big teams. DeMar DeRozan Y Zach LaVine Those were his high points.
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