Milwaukee Bucks’ fans celebrate NBA championship with parade
|Toronto Star 22 Jul 2021 at 08:44|
The Milwaukee Bucks celebrate with the championship trophy after defeating the Phoenix Suns in Game 6 of basketball s NBA Finals in Milwaukee, Tuesday, July 20, 2021. The Bucks won 105-98.
Thu., July 22, 2021timer1 min. read
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of people were expected to squeeze into downtown streets on Thursday to catch a glimpse of the Milwaukee Bucks in a parade that celebrates the city’s first NBA championship in half a century.
The team’s ascendance has invigorated a Midwestern city that is far from the league’s more cosmopolitan venues, like Los Angeles or Boston.
Fans have embraced , who decided to stay with the team that selected him eight years ago with the 15th overall pick in the draft when he was just 18 years old.