10 Touching, Tender and Hilarious Moments from After the Bucks’ Victory

Milwaukee’s NBA Champions made us laugh, cry and say “awwww” all last night as they celebrated a historic victory.

1. The crowd (at one point, a collection of 65K+ fans) in the Deer District chanting “BOBBY!”

@CBS58 ON TWITTER

2. Jrue Holiday saying he wishes he could have a “piece” of Milwaukee’s love for Portis.

MILWAUKEE BUCKS ON YOUTUBE


 

 

MEET THIS YEAR’S FACES OF MILWAUKEE

Milwaukee Magazine connects you with the most trusted and enduring local businesses. Here, we introduce you to the people whose hard work makes these businesses successful. 

 


3. Giannis Antetokounmpo doing a little celebratory shuffle as he made his way back to the locker rooms.

@OGXJEEZY ON TWITTER

4. Pat Connaughton and Bobby Portis bursting out laughing together after an interviewer asked them how much champagne they’d had to drink.

@SINOW ON TWITTER

5. Giannis going to hug his family as soon as he won.

@BUCKS ON TWITTER

6. And, shortly after, going live with his brother Thanasis Antetokounmpo, who’s in quarantine.

@COMPLEX SPORTS ON TWITTER

7. This heartfelt moment between Giannis and Khris Middleton, with Giannis reflecting on how important Khris has been to his personal growth.

@NBATV ON TWITTER

8. Brook Lopez making snow angels with the confetti.

@THEGAMEMKE ON TWITTER

9. PJ Tucker ribbing Giannis for his “big money,” and Giannis responding with, “You had diamonds on your shoes, man.”

@DIMEUPROXX ON TWITTER

10. And of course, Giannis living up to a promise made in 2014, to not leave the Bucks until they were “championship level”: “I could go to a “superteam” … But this is the hard way to do it, and this is the way I chose to do it. And we did it.”

@THEATHLETIC & @BARSTOOLSPORTS ON TWITTER

Bonus: Just this morning, Giannis ordering a 50-piece nugget order from Chick-Fil-A in honor of his 50-point performance.

@NBA ON TWITTER

Comments

comments