Social media reacts to Giannis’ MVP win

NOW: Social media reacts to Giannis’ MVP win

(CBS 58) -- Milwaukee Bucks’ Giannis Antetokounmpo was crowned the Most Valuable Player Monday at the NBA Awards.

After the announcement, the 24-year-old gave an emotional acceptance speech that got a lot of people talking on social media.

Other Wisconsin MVP recipients also congratulated the NBA star. The Milwaukee Brewers' Christian Yelich tweeted a photo with Antetokounmpo.

The Green Bay Packers' Aaron Rodgers also took to social media to send a message to Antetokounmpo, saying he represents Milwaukee and Wisconsin well.

After the win, Antetokounmpo put up an Instagram video by Nike that highlighted his journey to the NBA.

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