Recapping Giannis' legendary 50-point performance to win the Bucks the NBA title | SportsNation

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Recapping Giannis' legendary 50-point performance to win the Bucks the NBA title | SportsNation
SportsNation recaps the Milwaukee Bucks winning the NBA championship in Game 6 of the 2021 NBA Finals as Giannis Antetokounmpo dominated with 50 points to lead the Bucks. Then Tim Legler joins the show for his takeaways from the Finals, including what a title means for the Greek Freak's legacy, where Chris Paul goes from here and whether this Bucks team can pull off a repeat.


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  • Well Thank the Basketball Pagan Gods for creating a Commemorate The Buck Moon on July of this 2021. Rigged Bucs and Rigged Bucks won it in to be future freemasonic puppets

    • yo ya need to see a specialist soon

  • Can definitely see Milwaukee having a Spurs like dynastic run making it back to the Finals every other season. Brooklyn is definitely the favorite to come out the East next season tho

  • I’m so happy they brought up the Black Nikes

  • I wanted CP3 to win but Giannis went through many things and he overcame them congrats Giannis this is for Kobe

  • Giannis is about to be even better next season

  • AIR GIANNIS!!!!!!!CHAMPIONSHIP-MVP-RING!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Enjoy 6 more years of Giannis makin men look like boys

  • Game

  • Shots, Blocks, FTs, Alley Oops.... Giannis did them all! He played the perfect game and the Suns just had no answer for him. Congratulations, Giannis and the Bucks! Well deserved championship!

  • Now know that legs is biased when it comes to CP0

  • wow...this is the first time I´ve watched the ESPN postgame content. And as much as I love Breen, van Gundy and Jackson...the rest is absolute trash! We need Ernie and the crew taking over immediately!!

  • *I did NOT want to see the Suns win. AZ is a racist state. Glad Giannis got his ring*

  • How can anyone have this complaining moron cp3 before Steph Curry in all time point guards

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  • Devin booker turned to dog water after SAS said he was next Kobe, jinxed him 🤣😂

  • I like this energy ESPN! Nice vid

  • Ow

  • See, no concern for covid by the media nor any politicians when its a riot, sports celebration, protesting, etc.

  • lol people wake up nba is rigged, it's all scripted bucks won in 1971 then after 50 ears in 2021 and Giannins score 50 points. Gematria. Wake up, it's al scripted, world is staged.

  • LeHelp couldn't do this against the Suns

  • "Dedicated to the haters, the non-believers, and the disgruntled. Oh, no, I don't want you to leave. I want you to stay right here and watch Giannis rise to the top. It feels better that way"

  • To think this guy's biggest weakness became his biggest strength in this series he shot over 90% from the free-throw line after having that be his struggle leading up to the finals

  • You gotta love this guy I don't care if you're a bucks fan NBA fan hes just a stand up guy an a easy guy to like an route 4!

  • Y’all just forgetting about steph and it’s hilarious

  • @3:00 if that old man dropped that, he would be kicked out of that locker room lol

  • Giannis: Misses only 2 free throws in Finals! Ben Simmons: Makes only 2 free throws during playoffs!

    • @MAGACOP Yeah!😂

    • You think he gives af? He’s prolly clapping a Perfect 10s cheeks as you read this. 🤣 He doesn’t care. It’s a shame though. What a waste of talent.

  • Isiah t.... I hate that dude but he got rings and he pulled on a. Busted ankle

  • with this acheive giannis officially DESTROYS kobe legacy!!! kobe is just a terd now, flush the toilet. giannis is the new GOAT and he should go to LA and take a raw, wet DUMP on kobe's memorial to send a message!🚽🪦🟤🧻🏆🐐

  • Tim Legler is certainly the only NBA analyst who is always lucid and is always right... Others are just running their show

  • East Contenders 2022 Bucks, Nets, Sixers Tier 2 Celtics, Heat, Hawks West Contenders Lakers, Clippers, Nuggets, Warriors, Suns Tier 2 Jazz, Mavs Tier 3 Blazers, Grizzlies

  • Chris Paul is not a top 5 pg.

    • 1. Magic Johnson 2. J Stockton 3. O Robertson 4. J Kidd 5. Dennis Johnson

  • Respect for Monty Williams.

  • A man should still never wears pants that shows his ankles.

  • Giannis’ Win kills the “must leave a solid team to join a super team to win a championship” - Giannis is one of the greatest ever and he’s just 26! Wow

  • "Nigerian Nightmare"

  • 🐐

  • One point for each state

  • Let’s not get carried away here, he had a great game but this Suns team is far from the best in the west. I hate how much of an impact injuries have played in recent years.

    • They were literally the 2 seed

  • And he's the first player to win MVP, DPOY, NBA FINALS MVP, ALL STAR MVP and ALSO THE MOST IMPROVED PLAYER

  • Don't GSW!

  • If I gotta say in a couple years in who’s the best power foward of alltime 3 people in the nba rn will be in 1.giannias 2.Zion .3ad

  • Greek Freak is more real than KD.

  • Dude almost dropped that bottle in bucks locker room 😂

  • Giannis > AD

  • Cp3 is not a top 2 pg Eva

  • Play in euro league! Fouls are actually fouls over there!!!

  • Lebron first title with Heat superteam: 🤡 KD first title with Warriors superteam: 🤡 Giannis first title after 8 years with Bucks that drafted him: 🤩 Demarcus Cousins zero title despite joining Warriors supersuperteam: 🤡🤡🤡🤡🤡🤡🤡🤡🤡🤡🤡🤡🤡

  • Bruh giannis is going to get a shot.... Be ready...

  • This man led khris middleton jeff teague n brook lopez to a title…take that in

    • @Dante Alexander his brother cant make any other team but he got a ring lol

    • I didn’t even know Jeff Teague was still in the league 😂

  • Giannis refused to be in Space Jam 2 because... "I don't like being Hollywood. I don't like all this extra drama. I am just going to try to be me."

  • Not going to lie this finals just doesn't have any hype and it feels like it will have *

  • The 2011 Mavs, 2014 Spurs, 2015 Warriors, 2019 Raptors, and 2021 Bucks are the only real champions since LeBron's Decision. The rest needed a cheat code by stacking the deck.

  • About 60+ years of past NBA champions are proud. This was the anti-LeBron and anti-KD championship. Even LeBron's 2016 ring look a little more hollow this morning. Trying to be a GM in Cleveland.

  • Facts he even made a 3 in his career high. he show cased everything in a finals game while exhausted.

  • To me, CP3 is the 2nd greatest true pointguard of all time

    • @Alain the Stout You are right about the steals, but Stockton doesn't have MVPs or rings either. And it is easier to be the record holder for AST, if you have someone who is second in scored points all time. Malone and Stockton benefited each other like CP couldn't anyone. He didn't have an MVP teammate, and he always was a huge upgrade to any team. You can have Stockton as second for all I care, but to me it is Chris

    • @Marcell Kristóf Fauszt I don't understand how you can put Paul above Stockton. Stockton has 2 records that will NEVER be beaten. He is the purest point guard ever, best passer in history, best pickpocket in history. Best defensive point guard in history. Chris Paul has.....nothing. No MVP, no records, no rings. Nothing

    • I said to me. And i put him as 2nd because Magic is first, and Stockton had Malone, don't forget it. Booker is not on Malone's level yet.

    • Absolutely not. John Stockton and Magic make CP3 look pathetic. CP3 would be lucky to be top 5, definitely not top 2.

  • If LeBron is the GOAT, why does he need guys like Dame or CP3 when he already has AD? Giannis did it the true GOAT way. He did it the Michael Jordan way. He didn't run away from the challenge. He stayed loyal and won.

    • Jordan kinda had a superteam. Pippen, Rodman, Kerr, and Kukoc. If anything Giannis's win is more impressive than Jordans

  • Giannis has a better career than KD 🤷🏾‍♂️

  • LeBron has played with multiple lottery picks to win a ring. Kyrie, AD, and Dwight went #1. Bosh went 4th. DWade and KLove went 5th. LeHelpMe played briefly with DRose who went 1st.

  • Just imagine if he made all free throws before the series would of been over

  • The big difference this game Gianni's makes all his free throws

  • All Giannis had was Middleton and Holiday. Middleton isn't some superstar. He was a 2nd round pick. Holiday was an All-Star once and was a 17th pick. Only Brook Lopez was a lottery pick.

  • I'm really disappointed in what Magic Johnson tweeted. The NBA should try to be competitive again. Homegrown teams should be rewarded. But Magic is back at tampering. Won't get in trouble,

    • It's basically simple these small market teams are a mf to advertise and business with to make money

  • Giannis did it the hard way but also the right way. The way LeBron and KD did it wasn't the right way. If LeBron is the GOAT, why does he need at least two stars to win a ring?

    • @γιοργος13 καλαντζης agreed. giannis way more respectable but im just saying there is no right way

    • @zeze but a harder way giannis did the harder way he didnt need help from a superstar but middleton holiday and thr tole players around him

    • U can win anyway there is no right way

    • @cap cap ad superstar not simple star kevin love simple star

    • He won in 2016 and 2020 with 1 star

  • the presumably dumbest basketball team has won the NBA trophy, shame to Perkins, Skip, Keyshawn, Alan etc

    • They have played stupid though at times. But they did it when they could afford to do it.

  • Giannis did it the hard way. But moments after that happens, Magic Johnson tweets about recruiting Chris Paul to the Lakers. He wants the easy way like the 6000 women he slept with yearly.

  • This is the worst show on ESPN hands down.

  • honestly i don't think the bucks will win another championship in the nba for the next 20 years simply because giannis will not be able to carry the team once the superstars in the east are all healthy. the bucks need a second option because kris is really just too inconsistent

    • @S ofc but he's never had a major injury, he's been as durable as LeBron.

    • @cap cap but ngl if giannis is injured bucks stand absolutely no chance

    • @cap cap interesting, cool

    • @S Lakers have an aging LeBron and AD is always hurt. Clippers would be my favorites out the West but Kawhi can't stay healthy. Warriors will be back but I don't think they could beat the Bucks without an elite big. Bucks would smoke any other West team.

    • @cap cap how bout the west?

  • “I like my rings the hard way. I like to fight through them and earn them that way. I don't like to jump into the easy route, so I wouldn't take it.” - Kobe Bryant

    • Lebron could never

    • @Alain the Stout I think you mean the 2002 WCF against the Kings. Lakers were legit unstoppable in 2001.

    • At least 1 of Kobes rings wasn't earned. The 2001 WCF was without a doubt rigged by the NBA. The Kings should've won, but abysmal officiating gave the win to Los Angeles

  • Major props to Giannis...won the chip and didn't leave town chasing it. That will forever set him apart from lebron and Durant. He joins all the greats before who won it with their original teams.

    • @cap cap and thats why you could say thats his best title. Although he came back when they had Irving and love so he came into a very good situation.

    • @cap cap exactly .This lebron haters are pathetic .BTW middleton had more points and assists than Wade in his best season with Lebron,and they make it sound like its just giannis and he made it by himself .

    • LeBron won a chip for his original team

    • Shut up u hater .Lebron was facing the big 3 celtics and he didnt even have a MIddleton or a Jrue/Brogdon .Lebron wasted his 7 years for the worst organisation in the NBA .I cant believe haters are blaming him for leaving . And Giannis is chasing the money .People confuse this with loyalty ,he wouldnt get supermax elsewhere .Lebron lost alot of money when he left and plus it was the Delonte story with his mom ,wich made the things worse .

  • There is no discussion for who the 2nd greatest point in league history is, it's Isaiah Thomas. 1. Magic Johnson 2. Isaiah Thomas 3. Oscar Robinson 4. John Stockton 5. Steph Curry

    • Steph second

    • I agree with this list. I won't even put CP3 above Jason Kidd, White Chocolate, and Steve Nash

  • But the difference with all the great play offs games that make this game 6 the best is Giannis played both sides of the floor not only did he score 50 points but also played defense with 5 blocks. Who has ever done that. Not magic, not Kareem and he did this with non star players. Magic had an all star cast, Jordan had Pippen, Rodman, and two other stars, Gannis had Ganniss he literally played both sides of the court as a one man show. He was the offense and defense.

    • Jordan definitely always did this. Rodman wasn't with him during their first 3 peat. During the 2nd 3 peat they had rodman but all of them were older and not in their primes. Jrue holiday and Middleton are definitely all stars. They were invited and are now playing on the USA Olympics team.

  • Giannis was able to go where most struggle to go. Im talking about that next level, when you need that extra reserve, you reach somewhere dark and deep for it and he did it. Man never stopped running the whole game. Made his presence felt everywhere. Blocks, rebounds. Freethrows.

  • All right, all right. It's all nice and dandy: 2xtimes NBA MVP, 1x NBA MVP, 1x DPOY, 1x NBA champion but the real pickle is can he code? (sarcasm)

  • Is Scott Foster a Jinx ? Or Gambling?

  • ESPN: It's great for the NBA that Giannis stayed in the city that drafted him! Also ESPN: WHERE SHOULD DAMIAN LILLARD DEMAND A TRADE TO IN ORDER TO FORM A SUPERTEAM???

  • Giannis saved the NBA

  • Black air force 1's gonna go up in value lol

  • Μραβο παλικάρι μου να έχεις την υγεία σου

  • Giannis joins Jordan as the only two players to have at least one FMVP, two MVP, one All-star MVP, and one DPOY. With being the youngest to achieve all those things. This will be a decade for the ages with all the incredible talent in the NBA right now.

    • @Ibra Jallow I am just stating what they are afraid to say.

    • Duncan should be there if he wasn't robbed of multiple DPOYs at that age smh

  • Anyone seen Kendrick Perkins? He still work here?

  • Kobe must be proud of Giannis. He's smiling from up above, saying... "You did it, Giannis. You showed your version of Black Mamba. I knew you were going to win it all. Stay a Buck for rest of your career."

  • James Harden will go down as one of the greatest and worst players of all time

  • 50 years 50 points. 🤷🏾‍♂️

  • Giannis got that black force energy and proved it lmao. A STRAIGHT MENACE TO THE SUNS

  • I don’t think this proves you only need one star to win cause all the injuries it took to make it happen. But I will say this hardwork beats talent when talent don’t work hard. Shoutout to Giannis one of the greatest chips in NBA history 😭

  • Portis: "I'm not letting you get ejected so you use it as an excuse later."

  • 2:45 almost a disaster

  • That man Cp3 might never win a chip 😭

    • 🤦‍♂️

    • He not winning a chip this was his only chance

  • what language do americans talk, what is it called

    • We speak a language called 'Merican. TYVM :)

    • English 😂

  • da fuq was that mid segment muzak?

  • D-Booker woke up feeling dangerous 🔥 🔥 : 8-22 FG (35%)🥶🥶 : 4 turnovers 😫🥴 : 0-7 from 3 ZERO😱😱 : -15 (+/-)🤕😬 : Locked up by holiday and choked 😅😂 The next kobe Bryant....I think NOT!!🤣🤣

    • That sounds a lot like Kobe lol. Tons of turnovers and horribly inefficient.

  • Definitely deserved it. Glad to see a team win bc of hard work and not bc they have 3 or 4 superstars. CP3 is bad luck

  • Giannis only missed 2 of his freethrows 17/19...Ben Simmons could learn a thing or two from this man

  • Book Jrue and Middleton ain’t going to the olympics after this finals

    • yeah they really shouldn’t, they should rest themselves they all just played a crazy postseason

    • lol definitely are

    • You sure?

  • This proves you need one true star on your team that will get you that ring

    • Depends on the competition .This Bucks team would not beat the Big 3 Celtics ,Duncan Spurs or the stacked Warriors .They would also not beat the Nets if they were all healthy .

  • 29th comment

  • Black Forces were clearly a sign of things to come.

    • @richard metellus Absolutely not…stealing a game from Phoenix was the only option after securing 2 at home.

    • You can't rock the black airforce and loose

  • Giving knicks fans HOPE wow.. im glad they got it out that MUD thats how you’re supposed to win a chip!!

    • @Joe Telometo I'd hardly call the Bucks a superteam. Theres All Star Giannis, washed up Middleton, and Holidays defense. That's it. The Raptors also weren't a superteam. Leonard, Siakam, and Lowry. Hardly my ideal team.

    • @Peter Xia yes but recently only superteams have bedn winning chips

    • well first you have to get a loyal superstar as a rookie XD. That's how Mavs and Bucks won these championships with Giannis and Dirk

  • Yessss

  • ESPN and Fox Sports are pissed that Giannis stayed loyal and won with a small market team. This ring gonna hurt them and it won't be his last.

    • @Trae Williams uhh Arizona are 10th biggest market, and Milwaukee 24 or 25....

    • LeBron exposed his legacy in tatters

    • @vlassis chatzis az is still considered a small market team and like I said they wanted cp3 to get a ring

    • @Trae Williams Arizona is bigger than Milwaukee. Cp3 is are buddies and neighbours with LBJ and cp3 is the president of players. All nba org wanted cp3 to win the ring. Media are flip flop now cause only blind people can’t acknowledge his greatness

    • There will be more rings coming and they will be all on the bucks