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!”

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

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

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

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

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

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

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8. Brook Lopez making snow angels with the confetti.

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

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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.”

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

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