’The “others” can only get you so far. When push comes to shove, it’s the superstars that are responsible for putting their team over the top. On Tuesday night at Fiserv Forum, it was the “Greek Freak” that put his teammates and the entire city of Milwaukee on his back, allowing the “Cream City” to taste an NBA championship for the first time in a half-century.
The Milwaukee Bucks defeated the Phoenix Suns 105-98 to win the 2021 NBA Finals, the organization’s first championship since 1971.
With an opportunity to win his first ring, Giannis Antetokounmpo put on an all-time show Tuesday night, putting up a ridiculous 50 points, 14 rebounds and 5 blocks stat line, while shooting 17 of 19 from the free throw line.
For all those who have grown weary of the “player empowerment” movement, of All-Star players teaming up to form “super teams,” this is the result for you.
Unlike many superstars in recent years, Antetokounmpo chose the road less