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Giannis Antetokounmpo out for Bucks-Pacers (fatherhood)

Giannis Antetokounmpo

PARIS, FRANCE - JANUARY 23: Giannis Antetokounmpo #34 of the Milwaukee Bucks smiles during practice and media availability as part of NBA Paris Games 2020 on January 23, 2020 in Paris, France at the AccorHotels Arena. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2020 NBAE (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

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INDIANAPOLIS -- Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo is missing his second straight game Wednesday, just days after his girlfriend gave birth to the couple’s first child.

Last season’s MVP also missed Monday’s game against Sacramento.

Milwaukee has the NBA’s best record, 46-7, and has won all five games its All-Star forward has missed this season. After playing at Indiana on Wednesday, the Bucks will have an eight-day break between games. Antetokounmpo will be a team captain at this weekend’s All-Star Game.

Antetokounmpo is averaging 30 points, 13.5 rebounds and 5.8 assists.

The Bucks won each of their first two games against the Pacers this season.