The Bucks' 50-year journey to capture another NBA championship | NBA on ESPN
The Bucks' 50-year journey to capture another NBA championship | NBA on ESPN
Royce Young describes the Milwaukee Bucks' five-decade journey to become NBA champions for the first time since 1971. Giannis Antetokounmpo becomes the second player ever to have a 50--point game in a Finals clinching win.

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  • Nunya Business
    Nunya Business

    Giannis kept his promise to Kobe

  • Mike Garcia
    Mike Garcia

    Curses broken in big 4 sports in the last 11 yrs Giants ws drought broken Cubs ws drought broken Dodgers ws drought broken Royals ws drought broken Nationals and astros 1st titles even tho the Astros cheated Eagles and Seahawks won their 1st sbs Chiefs sb drought broken Cavs raptors and mavs won 1st title Warriors and bucks break their title drought Blues kings and capitals win their 1st Stanley cup Bruins break their title drought

  • Michael Hession
    Michael Hession

    THE CURSE IS DEAD! The Bucks have finally taken the championship.

  • Lavendar Ladybug Adventures
    Lavendar Ladybug Adventures


  • Topsy Kretts
    Topsy Kretts

    Jrue Holiday was a huge missing piece in their previous runs. Bucks were lacking consistent guard play and perimeter defense outside of Giannis. Holiday helped fill that void. He compliments Giannis and Middleton well.

  • Martavious Tisby
    Martavious Tisby


  • Jackson Altidor
    Jackson Altidor


  • Corey T
    Corey T

    Giannis and Milwaukee's love affair is now officially at the Kobe LA level. I don't think he will ever leave for another team.

  • Benjamin From The Tribe of Judah
    Benjamin From The Tribe of Judah

    Mike Breen narrating the end of the NBA finals never gets old lmao 😂😂

  • Raymond Gardner
    Raymond Gardner

    It's funny they didn't even mention that the Milwaukee bucks went back to the finals in 1974 but lost to the Celtics 😏

  • javier book shadows contributor du
    javier book shadows contributor du

    113th comment

  • James Woodruff
    James Woodruff

    So incredibly happy for my Bucks and the city of Milwaukee. We've had some absolutely horrible seasons and some gut-wrenching defeats. On Wisconsin!

  • Grunge lives
    Grunge lives

    This video got me so hyped man

  • Boomer Ang
    Boomer Ang

    0:39 Come on, man. Even if the man himself won his first of six, it was his only time he won as Ferdinand Lewis Alcindor.

  • cupchamp5

    What does LeBron James think of the Bucks winning the title this year?

  • Jae KiDd N His 508Cents
    Jae KiDd N His 508Cents

    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!

  • Jae KiDd N His 508Cents
    Jae KiDd N His 508Cents

    Fun fact: Giannis tied the most points in a close out NBA Finals Game 🏆 5️⃣0️⃣🏀

  • Jae KiDd N His 508Cents
    Jae KiDd N His 508Cents

    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

  • Tristan Campbell
    Tristan Campbell

    "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"

  • Dave Johnson
    Dave Johnson

    Great job for a small market team. I bet against them and glad to be wrong.

  • randomshyt #
    randomshyt #

    Bucks win and it's all about super teams... Can we get some Milwaukee bucks action

  • Edry M
    Edry M

    Y'all should have put that clip when Kareem said "Milwaukee would not win a championship" right after 1971 🤣

  • Unknown Dreamz
    Unknown Dreamz


  • Kid Ink-_
    Kid Ink-_

    We can’t forget about Jae Crowder he not getting off the hook that easy the bubble now this u have the experience and choked 😂

  • Jason Eaton
    Jason Eaton

    I never heard of him until these games

  • Good Luck Pilipinas!
    Good Luck Pilipinas!

    CP3 and Barkley, same team, same failure, different era

  • ampis capili
    ampis capili

    Well deserved

  • Raphie Mate
    Raphie Mate

    We need more players with the mentality of Kawhi, Duncan, and Giannis instead of Harden, Booker, and Tyler Herro. Just like MJ said: "My game was always built on fire and never flash"

    • kwasi67

      Yea know we don’t

    • GoldenHawkAlumni

      Agreed. Great take

  • aki chisel
    aki chisel

    The most amazing 👏 video so far!

  • courtney brady
    courtney brady

    Congrats Bucks 🍾🍾

  • Julius B. Thomas
    Julius B. Thomas

    Congratulations Bucks!! Well Deserved ‼️ 😊👏🏾

  • bosston list
    bosston list

    See trust to team that build you. .. Go bucks.

  • R Montrose
    R Montrose

    Don't watch Racist Basketball!!! Not enough whites are allowed to play... Hummm

    • Raphie Mate
      Raphie Mate

      Luka Doncic is white and he's one of the best players in the league.

  • Nam Di
    Nam Di

    Now everybody having the right amount of ' Giannis' in their mouths... But am sure ESPN about to bring up LeESPN today somewhere..I can smell it

    • Dennis Kim
      Dennis Kim


  • Jake

    Amazing moment

  • Peter Stark
    Peter Stark

    Man destroyed his knee, Healed, Won a championship.

  • AsianAFK

    No super team here. Just real blood sweat and tears plus a whole amount of hard work.

    • A Man
      A Man

      The way it's supposed to be

  • Rudie Obias
    Rudie Obias

    Overall, I just feel bad for Kyle Korver, who couldn't hold on for just one more season. I'm glad the Bucks won though!

  • DeeRendain

    This is the real definition of "Trust the Process".

  • Kurt Cobain
    Kurt Cobain

    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."

    • Yin Yang
      Yin Yang

      Hollywood or not Lebron as a laker has more rings than the Clippers franchise in their entire existance .1 Lebron lakers ring >0 Clipper banners .

    • den sor98
      den sor98

      Space Jam 3 after his 7th chip

    • Raphie Mate
      Raphie Mate

      Good, he doesn't want to end up like Harden and Booker, chasing fame and letting the money get to his head, instead of trying to focus on his game.

  • Raphael Mapp
    Raphael Mapp

    Giannis will be the greatest Buck ever when he retires!!! 🦌🏆🏆

    • Talha Waqas
      Talha Waqas

      He already is bro.

    • GoldenHawkAlumni

      He already is the greatest buck. Sorry Kareem

  • Keandré Sutton
    Keandré Sutton

    Giannis has a top 20 career of all time and serious care for best Euro of all time.

  • Hanadi

    أختكم من اليمن , أبي متوفي من 3سنة بسبب الحرب وعندي 4أخوات وحالنا يعلم الله فيه واني متكفلة فيهم , واني الان قمت بعمل قنات وربما أربح منها لكن ينقصني الكثير من المش تركين . واتمنى ما تسخروا مني , وأعرف إن هذه الطريقه غلط لكنها الطريقه الوحيده اللي اقدر من خلالها اكسب نقود حلال 💔💔 لا سامح الحرب اللي وصلتنا لذي المراحل)//

  • Sagarika Madla Prakash
    Sagarika Madla Prakash

    giannis put in all the work !!

  • Nick

    0:49 Giannis made the conference finals in 2019

  • Thorazine Zero
    Thorazine Zero

    Everybody worked for this champion , the loud city of Milwaukee deserve it, proud for Gianis. Big respect from Greece

  • Jomari Gaa
    Jomari Gaa

    Anything is possible - Kevin Garnett

  • jaysonborn

    Anyone seen Kendrick Perkins? Does he even work here anymore?

    • jaysonborn

      @Thomas Little he out there somewhere crafting up some shuck and jive.

    • Thomas Little
      Thomas Little

      It is early in the morning my guy.

  • Alex Avram
    Alex Avram

    Congratulations, Giannis is now the best European to ever play in the NBA with back to back MVP awards and this Championship along with the finals MVP, sorry Dirk.

    • kakarotskittle

      @D.J MAMBA Born and raised in Greece, learned basketball in Greece. Yeah, European

    • D.J MAMBA
      D.J MAMBA

      European 😆

  • Some random guy
    Some random guy

    I still fire coach Bud

    • Demetri Harris
      Demetri Harris

      He got the championship

  • James The Goat
    James The Goat

    Lebron could never .. he had to join forces with HOF players to win his rings

    • Aishite Kurenai
      Aishite Kurenai

      @Tan Cress yes.

    • Tan Cress
      Tan Cress

      @Aishite Kurenai Kyrie is not a future HOF ? Lol.

    • kasper rieberg
      kasper rieberg

      @Aishite Kurenai I’m pretty sure he will a HOF !

    • Aishite Kurenai
      Aishite Kurenai

      @kasper rieberg Don't think so, He is a Star nonetheless .

    • kasper rieberg
      kasper rieberg

      @Aishite Kurenai Kyrie is a future hof !!

  • NC's biggest cowboys fan
    NC's biggest cowboys fan

    Congrats, from a Magic fan.👏

  • hibachi _
    hibachi _

    They dont call him ''The Greek Freak" for no reason

    • PayPal Dot Com
      PayPal Dot Com

      cause he is greek

  • Officer Derek Chauvin
    Officer Derek Chauvin

    Officer Derek Chauvin is a hero 🇺🇸

    • 🌿POPULATION-_-420☁

      Blm Biden 2024

  • Brandon Riley
    Brandon Riley

    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???

    • Mike Garcia
      Mike Garcia

      @Steadydropn Em 76ers is better

    • Steadydropn Em
      Steadydropn Em

      Dame time should go to Lakers or Mavs 😄😄

  • demon spawn999
    demon spawn999

    Congrats 🎉🎊

  • Stephen Jack
    Stephen Jack

    Giannis 😭😭😭 mahn 🔥

  • chris anthony
    chris anthony

    Cp0 choking like usual and overrated booker

  • LEX

    That State Farm commercial with the buck destroying CP3s garage is looking eerie now. The ref Scott Foster is 13-0 now against CP3. Predictive programming right before your eyes...50 years 50 points

  • Faithful9er

    Super teams suck!

  • Castro The Prince
    Castro The Prince

    This championship doesn't count the nets were injured.

    • Castro The Prince
      Castro The Prince

      @kasper rieberg and the whole amount of fucks I give is zero

    • kasper rieberg
      kasper rieberg

      @Castro The Prince The whole nba are giving props to the Bucks and giannis, so i guess they will be fine without your support !

    • Castro The Prince
      Castro The Prince

      @kasper rieberg facts are facts in my eyes they're interim champions not real champions.

    • kasper rieberg
      kasper rieberg

      Stay salty bro 😂😂

    • RALK Rey
      RALK Rey


  • dima razruv
    dima razruv


  • SpottedLion Artorias
    SpottedLion Artorias

    Giannis 1 ring way more valuable than all of LeStacked James's rings

    • yeet 69
      yeet 69

      but not 2016 tho

  • Pappa Deux
    Pappa Deux

    Fear. The. Deer...

  • dipsetkory

    Only CP3 teams go up 2 games then lose 4 straight

    • SoulFly

      people keep saying this but bucks fans knew that we played a poor game 1 in every game of the playoffs. even almost lost to the heat which was our only game 1 win. then we usually play another slow game in 2. but a little better. then game 3 we usually take off and just get better the longer a series goes. i fully expected to blow 1&2 but was hopeful to snatch one. but go look at the day after game 2. the entire bucks sub and twitter started blaring bucks in 6. pretty bold to assume you will win four strait lol

  • Man Man
    Man Man

    If Giannis and Middleton got hurt I’m sure Suns would have won

    • kasper rieberg
      kasper rieberg

      You think 🤦🏻‍♂️

  • Eli Wise
    Eli Wise

    Giannis scored a point for every year of pain the franchise had been through💪🏾🦌

    • PayPal Dot Com
      PayPal Dot Com

      @Silencio Thequietloowell cinder*

    • Silencio Thequiet
      Silencio Thequiet

      Well spot on. Let's not forget Jabbar their last champion who said very publicly that they will never win this Finals. That's karma at its finest.

    • PayPal Dot Com
      PayPal Dot Com

      and an extra point to top it off

    • Tristen Lambert
      Tristen Lambert

      I just realized that….. wow

  • WeltchFirst 2
    WeltchFirst 2

    I’m sorry but i feel they not posting enough bout the bucks 😂 if these were the Lakers they’ll have like 20 more vids

    • Name Surname
      Name Surname

      @WeltchFirst 2 At least you tried

    • WeltchFirst 2
      WeltchFirst 2

      @SkubaSteve42 Ik dude chill😂 I’m juss being funny

    • SkubaSteve42

      Chill tf out its like 6 in the morning they dont post right away if you pay for espn you can see this is all they talking about you waiting for a video to be uploaded the moment they comment on it nah business dont work that way you gotta wait till 2 hours later to near what the morning people say

  • The Goat
    The Goat

    Please don’t start the “Giannis is the best player in the world” discussion because watch him never make it out the East again😂

    • The Goat
      The Goat

      @Michael Hession KD and Kyrie probably will stay together Harden will he the one to win and bounce

    • Michael Hession
      Michael Hession

      Well the Nets have 1 year left of the Big 3 before they are all FAs, the 76ers are at a crossroads, the Hawks are on the rise, the Knicks are trying to get Dame, the Heat want Kawhi, and the Wizards think they can keep up with everyone. I think that the Bucks can make it back there at least a couple more times in the next 5 years.

    • Subhashis Mandal
      Subhashis Mandal

      @Nick What's gonna happen ?? Nets big three will play together ?? They habe 3 injury prone superstars in a single team. Let that sink in.

    • Nick

      Nah I’m let them enjoy it now plus technically that’s how it works. But next year oh boy 😭

    • TDC

      Haters gotta hate

  • BamaBoii

    This just proves that Heat series last year was a fluke

    • BamaBoii

      @dipsetkory I’m just saying. This puts the exclamation mark on it

    • dipsetkory

      We already knew that once the season started, where have u been

  • WanoPiece

    New Suns pack in the air this gas or what

  • Chase nickles
    Chase nickles

    Giannis did it the right way, I know that championship ring feels real special to him...........too bad kevin Durant was never able to feel that same way about his 2 championship rings he won in golden state......

    • bryan yau
      bryan yau

      @Ryan Irwin- Diehl he defo cares about what people think lmao, have you seen his twitter replies?

    • Chase nickles
      Chase nickles

      @Ryan Irwin- Diehl the dude durant admitted that he thought winning a championship would fill a void but it didnt.......and how can you say durant doesn't care what people think when he clearly left the warriors because the public never fully respected him for joining a 73 win team.......if Durant didnt care what the public think he would of stayed on the warriors put a strangle hold on the entire league and constantly win finals mvp over and over until everybody was forced to respect him......

    • Ryan Irwin- Diehl
      Ryan Irwin- Diehl

      Lol how do you know how he feels? Durant is a HOFer and has 2 rings. We clown on him for joining GS but I seriously doubt he cares what people think.

    • PayPal Dot Com
      PayPal Dot Com

      @nolimitrash yOu’Re sO oBSesSeD, plz shut up

    • nolimitrash

      Why can't you just celebrate their win you're so obsessed

  • Know Worth
    Know Worth

    James Harden wakes up as a loser as always.

    • Mike Garcia
      Mike Garcia

      @Steadydropn Em gotta get past rd 2

    • A Man
      A Man

      James Soften. His defense is butter soft.

    • African Freak
      African Freak

      @Steadydropn Em Guarantee?

    • Steadydropn Em
      Steadydropn Em

      Nets will win one

    • Tristan Mendez
      Tristan Mendez

      I'm a hater as well bro! Who cares about Nets 🤣🤣🤣

  • Phong Tran
    Phong Tran


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