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Giannis Antetokounmpo Named 2018-19 NBA MVP

A closeup of Giannis Antetokounmpo reacting to a call during a game.

BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS - DECEMBER 21: Giannis Antetokounmpo #34 of the Milwaukee Bucks reacts to a foul called against him during the game against the Boston Celtics at TD Garden on December 21, 2018 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Tonight's NBA Awards just wrapped up with the big prize. Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo has been named the 2018-19 league Most Valuable Player.

It is the first MVP award for the "Greek Freak," who edged out Houston's James Harden and Oklahoma City's Paul George to win the honor. Harden was last year's MVP.

Antetokounmpo averaged 27. 7 points, 12.5 rebounds and 5.9 assists per game, leading Milwaukee to a 60-22 record and the No. 1 seed in the East.

The Bucks eventually fell to the world champion Toronto Raptors in the Eastern Conference Finals.

Still just 24, the future should be even brighter for Antetokounmpo. No one should be surprised to see him take home some more of these MVP trophies in the future.

And if he ever truly develops a three-point shot, look out. He'll be essentially unstoppable.