Alex Antetokounmpo

Younger brother of famous NBA players like Giannis, Kostas, and Thanasis

Alex Antetokounmpo
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Alex Antetokounmpo is a Greek professional basketball player, who is well known for his extraordinary performances with Dominican High School in suburban Milwaukee. He is also popular as the younger brother of NBA players Giannis, Kostas, and Thanasis.

Alex Antetokounmpo| Early life, Childhood, and Education

Talking about his early life, Alex Antetokounmpo was born Alexandros Emeka Antetokounmpo on 27 August 2001, in Athens, Greece. Besides this, he holds Greek nationality and comes from a black ethnic background.

Furthermore, Alex is the son of his late father, Charles Antetokounmpo, who was a former Nigerian soccer player, and his mother Veronica Antetokounmpo is a former Nigerian high jumper.

Sadly on September 29, 2017, at the age of 53 years old, his father, Charles Antetokounmpo died of a heart attack.

Likewise, his parents are from different Nigerian ethnic backgrounds as his father, Charles was of Yoruba origin, and his mother, Veronica is from the Igbo community.

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All five Antetokounmpo brothers

Moreover, Alex grew up in the Athens neighborhood of Sepolia with four famous brothers named Francis Antetokounmpo, Giannis Antetokounmpo, Kostas Antetokounmpo, and Thanasis Antetokounmpo. Whereas, Francis Antetokounmpo is the oldest brother while he is the youngest one among the other siblings.

Regarding his educational background, Alex attended Dоmnсan High School with his brothers in Ohio, and later on, he joined Dayton College for further studies.

After his graduation, he went to Europe to continue his journey as a basketball player.

Career and Professional Life

Moving onto his professional career, on June 22, 2020, Alex Antetokounmpo signed a three-year contract deal with UCAM Murcia of the Liga ACB.
Moreover, on 18 October, he made his professional debut for the club’s reserve team in the Liga EBA.

Furthermore, Alex Antetokounmpo also played basketball for Dominican High School in Whitefish Bay for nearly four years.

As a freshman in his career, he averaged 2.9 points per game where he was a two-time all-state selection and gets averaged 20 points and seven rebounds per game as a senior.

Additionally, he joined the Sacramento Kings for the 2021 NBA Summer League. Further, the Sacramento Kings then managed to win the 2021 NBA Summer League.

On the other hand, his brothers were all famous NBA players as Giannis, Kostas, and Thanasis. Recently in 2021, his two brothers, Thanasis and Giannis Antetokounmpo as a teammate won the 2021 NBA Championship with the Milwaukee Bucks.

Alex Antetokounmpo| Net worth and Salary

Focusing on his net worth and salary, Alex Antetokounmpo gained so much popularity and fame through in a short span of time as a professional basketball player.

From his success, he earned a contract with an annual average salary of $925,258 USD as a free agent for the 2021-2022 season. Whereas, his net worth is estimated to be around more than $1 million USD.

Rumors and Controversy

Regarding this, Alex Antetokounmpo is never been part of rumors and controversy till now in his professional basketball playing career.

Moreover, he kept his personal life so separate and does not want to mix it up with his professional life.

Personal Life and Relationship

Talking about his personal life, Alex Antetokounmpo is just 20 years of age and is currently single and he might be focusing on his career right now.

As he just start his professional career, so there’s much more time for making girlfriends in the future after receiving huge success in his career.

Moreover, he has not revealed his private things to the public and on social media till now.

Alex Antetokounmpo| Body Measurement

Regarding his body measurement, Alex Antetokounmpo has an athletic body and maintains a good physique. Alex stood with the tallest height of 6 feet 8 inches (2.03 m). And his total weight of around 214 lbs or 97 kg respectively.

Moreover, Alex has a beautiful pair of black eyes, and his hair length is short with black color. As of now, he has not made any tattoos on his body.

Social Media Profile

Alex Antetokounmpo is very much active on all sorts of social networking sites including Instagram, Twitter, as well as Youtube. However, he is not active on Facebook, and he has more than 894K followers on his Instagram profile.

Moreover, on his Twitter profile, he gained over 16.5K followers, and on his Youtube channel named AntetokounBros Tv, he has more than 186K subscribers respectively.

Quick Facts:

  • Full Name- Alexandros Emeka Antetokounmpo
  • Birth Place- Athens, Greece
  • Nationality- Greek
  • Ethnicity- Black
  • Profession- Basketball player
  • Famous for the- youngest brother of NBA players Giannis, Kostas, and Thanasis
  • Started career- Basketball player
  • Height- 6 feet 8 inches (2.03 m)
  • Currently Married- No
  • Spouse- No
  • Children- No
  • Tattoo(s)- No

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Written by Deago Goddin

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