Lakers win first championship in over 10 years

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12.10.2020



The Los Angeles Lakers are NBA champions 2020, after defeating Miami Heat 106-93 in Game 6 of the 2020 NBA Finals on Sunday night, winning the best-of-seven series 4-2.

This is their first NBA Finals win in 10 years and 17th title in the franchise history, tying with the Boston Celtics for the most all-time in NBA history.
This was the Lakers' first NBA Finals appearance since 2010, when the late Kobe Bryant won his fifth and final NBA title. 

It's LeBron James fourth championship in his 10th NBA Finals. Lebron previously won two titles with the Heat (2012 and 2013) and the Cleveland Cavaliers (2016). On Sunday, he became the NBA's all-time leader in playoff games played, at 260 and was named NBA Finals MVP for the fourth time.Only Michael Jordan has more NBA Finals MVP awards, with six.

James is the first player in NBA history to earn NBA Finals MVP with three different teams.


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12.10.2020