Jrue Holiday

Jrue Holiday

Height/Weight: 6' 5"/205 lbs
Born: Chatsworth, California
College: UCLA
Draft: 2009 1st round (17th pick) by the

    Giannis's Loyalty Test: Holiday's Extension and the Bucks' Big Decision

    Giannis, known for his diplomatic nature, is seldom heard voicing discontent. Stay ahead of the game and elevate your sports betting experience with SportsGrid. While Giannis often grabs headlines for his spectacular performances, Holiday's importance shouldn't be understated.

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    ESPN: 50/50 Chance Giannis Antetokounmpo Leaves Bucks Once Contract Ends

    MILWAUKEE, WI (WSAU) – The Milwaukee Bucks will have some major decisions to make around their franchise players over the next two years. According to ESPN's Brian Windhorst on Behind The Play, there is a 50/50 chance that Giannis will decide to leave the Bucks once his contract is up. While stating on the 48 Minutes podcast that he only wants to win, Antetokounmpo seemed to cast doubt on his future in Milwaukee, adding that if there is “a better situation for me to win the Larry O'Brien, I have to take that better situation.” Antetokounmpo has stated numerous times that winning is his only goal. "I'm a Milwaukee Buck, but most importantly I'm a winner. … If there is a better situation for me

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    Backup Point Guard: A Campaign Strategy for the Bucks

    Since it became clear that Milwaukee was losing Jevon Carter and Joe Ingles in free agency over two months ago, there's been a not insignificant amount of handwringing about the team's ballhandling depth behind Jrue Holiday. It's fair to be a touch concerned about this, given the team's playmaking difficulties the past two seasons, especially in the postseason, though perhaps a full year of Khris Middleton and a new coach ameliorates that somewhat. Recall that the Bucks won a title with only Jeff Teague behind Holiday on the point guard depth chart, and he played somewhat scarce minutes.