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Giannis: Don't call me MVP until I'm an NBA champion
Giannis Antetokounmpo is not dwelling on his second MVP honour as he eyes a maiden NBA title.Antetokounmpo was crowned the Most Valuable Player for the second straight year after leading the Bucks to the top seed in the Eastern Conference and the league's best record (56-17) before losing in the semi-finals at Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, Florida.
Back to the Finals: Heat oust Celtics, move to title series .
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — It was exactly one year ago Sunday when Jimmy Butler walked into the Miami Heat practice gym, took a seat on a makeshift stage and said he wanted to be part of the team’s next title run. He’ll have that chance. The Heat are going to the NBA Finals — surprising many, perhaps, but not themselves. Bam Adebayo scored a season-high 32 points and grabbed 14 rebounds, Butler scored 22 points and the Heat won the Eastern Conference finals for the sixth time by topping the Boston Celtics 125-113 on Sunday night.“A great series. It was so competitive," Heat coach Erik Spoelstra said. “I mean, in many ways, this was a seven-game series, just how competitive it was.