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Milwaukee Bucks win first NBA title in 50 years

Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo reacts to a basket against the Phoenix Suns...
Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo reacts to a basket against the Phoenix Suns during the first half of Game 3 of basketball's NBA Finals in Milwaukee, Sunday, July 11, 2021. Milwaukee won 120-100. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)(Paul Sancya | AP)
Published: Jul. 20, 2021 at 11:42 PM EDT
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MILWAUKEE (WYMT) - The Milwaukee Bucks can call themselves world champions for the first time since 1971.

The Bucks beat the Phoenix Suns 105-98 in Game 6 to clinch the NBA Finals, winning the series 4-2.

Giannis Antetokounmpo led the Bucks with 49 points and 14 rebounds. He averaged 35 points per game throughout series.

Former Kentucky product Devin Booker finished with 19 points, going 0 for 5 from three-point range.

Antetokounmpo was named MVP.

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