No Tweeting MVP Antetokounmpo While NBA Stars Roil League

October 24, 2021

While the introduction to the NBA season has seen talk about Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving refusing to be vaccinated against COVID-19 and Philadelphia 76ers head case Ben Simmons suspended and demanding a trade, Milwaukee Bucks superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo remains above the fray.

As humble as he is good – that’s what happens when you don’t forget life on the streets in Athens – he said he’s not paying attention to the swirl in the league as he tries to focus on repeating a championship.

“I’m not on social media, I’m not following what’s going on,” Antetokounmpo said, according to Bleacher Report. “I’m not following what’s going on out there, the moves are going, who’s being talked about now, who’s favored to win a championship. It doesn’t really matter.”

“All those things, who remembers who was the favorite? And who [was] the most talked about last year in December when the season started? Nobody remembers. So, those things don’t mean anything to me. I focus on the team, do whatever I can to help the team, get in shape because I know my team is going to need me moving forward,” he said.


LAUSANNE, Switzerland — Mexico has declared its desire to host the Summer Olympics in 2036 or 2040 and says it already has most of the sports infrastructure required.

Top Stories


A pregnant woman was driving in the HOV lane near Dallas.

General News

FALMOUTH, MA – The police in Falmouth have identified the victim in an accident involving a car plunging into the ocean on February 20, NBC10 Boston reported.

General News

NEW YORK – Meropi Kyriacou, the new Principal of The Cathedral School in Manhattan, was honored as The National Herald’s Educator of the Year.


Enter your email address to subscribe

Provide your email address to subscribe. For e.g. [email protected]

You may unsubscribe at any time using the link in our newsletter.