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When did Milwaukee Bucks Win NBA Championship?

Jesus Villegas, of Sheboygan, encourages Bucks fans outside Fiserv Forum Tuesday. Fans of the Milwaukee Bucks celebrate during the fourth quarter as the team earned a 105-98 win over the Phoenix Suns to win their first NBA championship since 1971. Madison.comWatch now: History made as Bucks win their first NBA title in 50 years

Who are Giannis brothers?

Giannis, Thanasis and Kostas Antetokounmpo become first trio of brothers to win NBA championships. Giannis, Thanasis and Kostas Antetokounmpo are now the first trio of brothers to become NBA champions in league history. CBS NewsGiannis, Thanasis and Kostas Antetokounmpo become first trio of brothers to win NBA championships

What did Giannis average in the Finals?

Did a little bit of everything.” For the series, Antetokounmpo capped off one of the most astounding Finals by any individual player. He averaged 35.2 points, 13.2 rebounds, 5.2 assists, and 1.8 blocks (on 65.8% true shooting) without cracking 40 minutes per game. ForbesGiannis Antetokounmpo Completed One Of The Greatest NBA Finals Performances Of All Time

What is the Bucks parade route?

The parade began at the intersection of East Wisconsin Avenue and North Prospect Avenue and travel west on East Wisconsin Avenue before turning north onto North Water Street. From there, the route will continue on North Water Street to East Knapp Street before ending on East Knapp Street at the Milwaukee River. WISN MilwaukeeEverything you need to know for Bucks championship parade

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Yes, Giannis Ordered 50 Chick-fil-A Nuggets After Scoring 50 Points — Winning NBA Finals

Snopes.com 22 July, 2021 - 02:11pm

But, on July 20, 2021, the team did it — with Giannis Antetokounmpo, a.k.a. “The Greek Freak,” scoring 50 points in what has been described as one of the greatest NBA Finals ever.

So, how did he celebrate the next day?

By placing a 50-piece order of Chick-Fil-A’s chicken nuggets …

.. with the Larry O’Brien and his NBA Finals MVP trophies in the car with him.

“Can I have, please, 50-piece — not 51, not 49 — minis, yes? 50. And let me have a large, no ice, half-Sprite, half-Lemonade.”

Considering that recorded evidence, we rate the claim “True.”

Earlier, the footage showed him sitting in the vehicle with one of the trophies in his lap and the other between his legs on the vehicle’s floor as he excitedly sang and danced. He said he hadn’t slept at all since winning the championship the night before.

The stream then recorded the two-time, regular-season MVP supposedly trying to persuade the fast-food restaurant into giving him “free Chick-Fil-A for life” but having no luck. After that, he drove around Milwaukee with excited fans chanting and swarming his vehicle.

While scoring the 50 points in Game 6 against the Phoenix Suns — pushing the Milwaukee team on top, 105-98 — Antetokounmpo had 14 rebounds and five blocked shots, and the team won largely because of him. The Associated Press reported:

It was the third game this series with at least 40 points and 10 rebounds for Antetokounmpo, a dominant debut finals performance that takes its place among some of the game’s greatest. Antetokounmpo finished with 35.2 points, 13.2 rebounds and 5.0 assists per game while shooting 61.8%, the first player in finals history to reach those numbers.

He shot 16 for 25 from the field and made an unbelievable 17-of-19 free throws — a spectacular showing for any shooter, let alone one who was hitting just 55.6% in the postseason and was ridiculed for it at times.

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Giannis Antetokounmpo took his trophies to Chick-fil-A for a massive post-championship meal

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Just 12 hours after being showered with confetti and celebrating with his teammates, Giannis was out and about in Milwaukee, looking for a late-morning meal. He fired up Instagram Live to show the world that both the NBA championship trophy and the MVP trophy were in the car as he and a companion drove to Chick-fil-A to order an enormous amount of chicken nuggets.

Giannis also told viewers that he went the extra mile to get Milwaukee that championship. He sacrificed haircuts and possible cuteness because he was so dedicated to hooping. 

Giannis gave his all to Milwaukee to win that championship, and now he's getting to live his dream: grabbing chicken nuggets from a drive-thru with his new best friends, the championship trophy and the MVP trophy. 

Giannis Antetokounmpo is an NBA champion. The Milwaukee Bucks are NBA champions.

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