Why Giannis-fueled Bucks lose most if NBA scraps season

The Milwaukee Bucks (53-12) stand to lose the most should the NBA cancel the season because of the coronavirus pandemic. Why? For one, the Bucks will miss an excellent opportunity to win a championship. And, more importantly, with Giannis Antetokounmpo becoming eligible for a five-year, $ 253.8M supermax extension this offseason, the Bucks will lose a critical chance to show their superstar that they have put the pieces around him to win multiple titles.  Now, Giannis will be forced to choose whether to accept or decline his extension without having a vital piece of data: the 2020 NBA Playoffs. If he declines the option, which most high-profile, championship-less superstars choose to do, he will become an unrestricted free agent in the summer 2021. In this (hopefully) imaginary world where the NBA is forced to cancel its season, Giannis’ situation will be a huge offseason story line. The question many will ask: What does Giannis value above all else — loyalty or legacy? Depending on his answer, there are thre
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