Does Giannis Antetokounmpo have a wife? All you need to know about his wholesome relationship with Mariah Riddlesprigger

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Estonia vs. Greece: Group C - FIBA EuroBasket 2022.

Milwaukee Bucks superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo is in a relationship with his longtime girlfriend Mariah Riddlesprigger. Riddlesprigger was born in Fresno, California on September 17, 1992.

Not a lot is known about Mariah. She keeps her personal life private. She has been in a relationship with the 'Greek Freak' since the mid-2010's.

Mariah is 5-foot-10. That's more than a foot shorter than her boyfriend Giannis, who stands at 7-feet tall. The couple have two kids together. Mariah gave birth to a son named Liam Charles Antetokounmpo on February 10, 2020. The couple's second son, Maverick, was born in August 2021.

Mariah Riddlesprigger is a former volleyball player. She played for Rice University in Houston, Texas. She worked at the university’s athletic ticket office for two years.

Shortly after, she became a basketball operations intern for the Philadelphia 76ers. During her time with the 76ers, she got to interact with a lot of team owners, star players and front-office executives.

Mariah Riddlesprigger is a year older than Giannis Antetokounmpo. The couple and their children often go on vacation to Greece during the NBA offseason. There have been no plans for the couple to tie the knot.

A look at Giannis Antetokounmpo's future

Giannis Antetokounmpo is one of the best players in the NBA. The 'Greek Freak' has won two NBA MVP awards, an NBA Finals MVP and an NBA championship. Antetokounmpo is entering the prime of his career. The sky is the limit for the Milwaukee Bucks superstar.

Antetokounmpo has been selected to six All-Star games. He's also received six All-NBA nods. The 27-year old would be a first ballot Hall of Famer if he retired today. The 'Greek Freak' could end his career as one of the best two-way players in NBA history.

The Milwaukee Bucks have constructed a great roster around Giannis Antetokounmpo. With All-Star Khris Middleton expected to return from injury, the Bucks will challenge for the number one seed in the Eastern Conference.

The Bucks looked dominant last season until Khris Middleton was sidelined with a season-ending MCL sprain. Giannis tried his best to carry the Bucks in the playoffs, but they fell short against the Boston Celtics.

Antetokounmpo has averaged 21.9 points, 9.4 rebounds and 4.6 assists over a span of nine-plus seasons.

The Bucks (6-0) are the only remaining undefeated team in the NBA. They will look to extend their winning streak to seven games when they face the Detroit Pistons on Wednesday.

Mariah Ripplesprigger Clothing Brand

Amidst the COVID-19 lockdown back in 2020, Mariah Ripplesprigger decided to launch her clothing line called “Sincerely, Mariah.” Her struggles with low self-esteem and feelings of inadequacy fueled her desire to spread positivity and use her platform to uplift others.

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Mariah Ripplesprigger said,

“I felt like, especially with everything happening in the world today and lately, more people need more positive messages and less negativity. I just thought it was a good time to go ahead and embrace that."

The apparel by her clothing line features positive messages such as “Uniquely Me” “Undeniably Worthy.” and “Unapologetically Me.” printed over t-shirts and hoodies. Her clothing line is a nice blend between fashion and spreading a message.

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