It was a wild 2019 NBA Finals, but we have our champions crowned. It was a fun series between the Toronto Raptors and Golden State Warriors, but the team from Canada managed to shut this one out.
Following the Warriors defeated the Raptors in Game 5 in Canada, many considered the Western Conference powerhouse would be able to tie things up in Game 6 and really make things interesting at a Game 7. While his ACL tore in Game 6 But, his Achilles ruptured at Game 5.
With the Raptors that are electrifying, Golden State could not keep up Together with the injuries to two star players. Kawhi Leonard was able to dominate on both ends of the floor, making 2019 NBA Finals MVP honors. What’s more, he helped Toronto win it all in his first season .
In the 114-110 success of Toronto, Leonard scored 22 points in the series-clinching win. He had been a no-brainer for MVP, his second time after previously being named Finals MVP together with the San Antonio Spurs, earning the honor. He is just the third player in league history to win NBA Finals MVP with two teams.
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