• Phoenix Suns Coach Monty Williams Congratulates Bucks With Class

    13 days ago - By SLAMonline

    Giannis Antetokounmpo will be the number one topic of discussion after the Milwaukee Bucks closed out the NBA Finals thanks to a 50 point, 14 rebounds, 5 block performance in Game 6. The next topic of discussion will be the classy way Monty Williams handled himself in defeat.
    The Phoenix Suns coach first congratulated the Bucks in his press conference after the game that caused him to become emotional. Then afterwards, with his arm around the Finals MVP, Williams extended his congratulations to the Milwaukee players and coaching staff.
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  • Jayson Tatum Congratulates Former Celtic Jeff Teague On Bucks' NBA Title

    Jayson Tatum Congratulates Former Celtic Jeff Teague On Bucks' NBA Title

    13 days ago - By NESN

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    After quite the year, Jeff Teague is an NBA Champion.
    The guard has been a journeyman in the second half of his career, with this last season split between the Milwaukee Bucks and Boston Celtics. Fortunately for him, the trade worked out and resulted in the Bucks winning the NBA Finals on Tuesday night.
    Perhaps former teammate Jayson Tatum had a little FOMO, but the Boston Celtics star made sure to reach out to Teague to congratulate him in what looks like the middle of a champagne celebration.
    Tatum posted a screenshot of their FaceTime conversation to his Snapchat...
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  • The scary thing about Giannis' first NBA title? At 26 he is only getting better

    13 days ago - By The Guardian

    In the era of the much-maligned superteam, the Greek star has the extraordinary skills to show a hometown hero can still win the game's biggest prizes Laughing and smiling and dancing and hugging and I love you mans and chest bumps and tears and roars to the sky and arms raised in triumph, the Milwaukee Bucks, powered by the excellence of Giannis Antetokounmpo are NBA champions. On a night where no other Buck was able to score more than 17 points, Giannis produced a masterpiece against the Phoenix Suns. Fifty points. Fourteen rebounds. Five blocks. Seventeen-of-19 from the line. Hellacious...
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  • Giannis 'Already Thinking About' How He Can Help Bucks Repeat as NBA Champions

    13 days ago - By Bleacher Report

    Shortly after leading the Milwaukee Bucks to the NBA title, Giannis Antetokounmpo already has his mind on the 2022 championship. The Finals MVP discussed his...
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  • Bucks' Pat Connaughton Kept It Real When Asked About NBA Finals Celebration

    13 days ago - By NESN

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    Pat Connaughton is an NBA champion, and the Arlington, Mass. native celebrated like one after the Milwaukee Bucks defeated the Phoenix Suns to claim their first title in 50 years Wednesday night.
    He and teammate Bobby Portis Jr. had a hilarious reaction when they were asked how much champagne they'd consumed to celebrate the victory:
    "How much champagne have each of you consumed?"
    😂😂😂😂😂😂 pic.twitter.com/dRQcpsxz5p - Milwaukee Bucks July 21, 2021
    The pair didn't have an answer - they just looked at each other and cracked up.
    Connaughton has made it to the postseason in...
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  • Here's How Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo Celebrated First NBA Title

    13 days ago - By NESN

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    Giannis Antetokounmpo celebrated his NBA championship with the Milwaukee Bucks in true royal fashion.
    The Bucks star, who also was named NBA Finals MVP, headed to Chick-Fil-A with the championship trophy to order exactly 50 chicken minis after beating the Phoenix Suns in Game 6.
    “Can I have please a 50-piece, 50 exactly. Not 49, chicken minis. Fifty. And let me have a large drink, no ice, half sprite, half lemonade.”
    Check out the wholesome video below:
    Giannis woke up like this: ordered 50 piece nuggets & kept the trophy overnight. 🤣🤣🤣
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  • Giannis celebrates his 50-point Game 6 with 50 chicken nuggets on IG Live

    13 days ago - By FanSided

    Giannis Antetokounmpo celebrated winning the NBA Finals in style, ordering 50 chicken nuggets from Chick-fil-A while on Instagram Live. Milwaukee Bucks superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo is sitting on top of the world right now. After helping lead the Bucks to their first NBA Finals title since 1971, Antetokounmpo is a living legend across the city. So,...
    Giannis celebrates his 50-point Game 6 with 50 chicken nuggets on IG Live - FanSided - FanSided - Sports News, Entertainment, Lifestyle & Technology - 300+ Sites
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  • Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo needed IV treatment after Game 5 of NBA Finals due to dehydration, per report

    13 days ago - By CBSSports

    Giannis was reportedly sick to his stomach
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  • Giannis on Sticking With the Bucks and Winning an NBA Title: ‘This is the Hard Way to Do It'

    Giannis on Sticking With the Bucks and Winning an NBA Title: ‘This is the Hard Way to Do It'

    13 days ago - By SLAMonline

    The 50-year drought is over.
    Giannis and the Milwaukee Bucks made history last night by becoming the NBA's newest champions. Finishing Game 6 with an astounding stat line, Giannis finished with 50 points, 14 rebounds and 5 blocks, making his performance one of the first to ever happen during an NBA Finals.
    After the game, an emotional Giannis went into detail about his journey, and why it was important to him that he re-signed with Milwaukee:
    “I could go to a superteam... but this is the hard way to do it and this is the way to do it.”
    Giannis spitting bars. pic.twitter.com/Hz07RJyxSx...
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