#NBAFinals

.New York, NY, USA
Philadelphia 76ers' Ben Simmons goes up for a dunk. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • The NBA released the full schedule for the 2021-22 season on Friday
  • The league will kick off on October 19
  • The 2022 NBA Finals are scheduled to start June 2 next year

.Milwaukee, WI, USA
The Bucks' victory sparked city-wide celebrations in Milwaukee. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@Bucks)

  • The Milwaukee Bucks defeated the Phoenix Suns 105-98 in game 6 of the Finals series
  • The Bucks won their first title since 1971
  • Giannis Antetokounmpo top-scored with 50 points

.Milwaukee, WI, USA
Mike Budenholzer (R) is a two-time NBA Coach of the Year. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@mdesisti)

  • Mike Budenholzer is the coach of Milwaukee Bucks
  • Growing up, Budenholzer cheered for the Phoenix Suns
  • Mike Budenholzer became a video coordinator for the San Antonio Spurs in 1994

.Milwaukee, WI, USA
Giannis Antetokounmpo plays for Milwaukee Bucks. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI Photo)

  • Giannis Antetokounmpo top-scored with 50 points as the Bucks won their first NBA title since 1971
  • The Greek forward said he has now learnt how to manage his emotions
  • He has become a vocal leader for the Bucks after overcoming his fear to speak up

.Milwaukee, WI, USA
Giannis Antetokounmpo. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@Bucks)

  • Milwaukee Bucks defeated Phoenix Suns 106-96 to take an unassailable 4-2 lead 
  • Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 50 points 
  • The Bucks became only the 5th team in Finals history to win the title after losing the first 2 games

.Milwaukee, WI, USA
'Bucks in Six' has gone from a wild prediction to a rallying cry and now a prophecy. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@DeerDistrict)

  • The Milwaukee Bucks lost to Miami Heat in the first round of the 2013 NBA playoffs
  • Bucks guard Brandon Jennings predicted his side will win in six games
  • The Bucks can win their first NBA title since 1971 by beating the Phoenix Suns in game 6 of the NBA Finals

.Milwaukee, WI, USA
Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 41 points against the Phoenix Suns squad in game three. (Photo credit: Twitter/@Bucks)

  • The Milwaukee Bucks lead the best-of-seven series 3-2
  • Suns guard Devin Booker has scored over 40 points in the last two games that the  Bucks won
  • The Bucks, in their first finals since 1974, would capture their first crown since 1971 with a win

Referee Scott Foster will officiate the Game 6 between Phoenix Suns and Milwaukee Bucks. (Photo credit: Twitter/@ArashMarkazi)

  • Chris Paul's team is 1-12 in the last 13 playoffs games refereed by Foster
  • Foster will be joined by referee Eric Lewis and umpire Tony Brother
  • Foster refereed Game 3 of the NBA Finals, as well

.Phoenix, AZ, USA
Chris Paul and Devin Booker top-scored for the Suns. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@Suns)

  • Game 6 of the NBA Finals is a must win for Phoenix Suns
  • Milwaukee Bucks lead the series 3-2
  • "Be better, as a whole collective group," Suns guard Devin Booker said

.Milwaukee, WI, USA
Devin Brooker top-scored for Phoenix Suns in Game 5. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@NBA)

  • Devin Booker, Jrue Holiday and Khris Middleton will join USA's basketball after the NBA Finals
  • Booker of Suns is playing against Holiday and Middleton's Bucks
  • The NBA Finals series is tied at 3-2 after five games