After 52-years of title drought, the city of Cleveland finally got one right after the Cavaliers defeated their rival in West the Golden State Warriors with the final score 93-89 in 2016 NBA Finals.
That win is the very first NBA Title for the Cleveland Cavaliers and what made it unique is that they have beaten the Warriors at their own floor and in front of their fans. Furthermore, the Cavs had become the very first team to ever come back and win after a 1-3 series deficit in the best-of-seven of the NBA Finals and took home the Larry O’Brien trophy.
During a report by AOL, LeBron James mentioned that he gave everything he has on the final game of the 2015-16 season.
As for the followers of the Golden State Warriors they have been anticipating a back-to-back NBA Championship having a home court advantage in the series however the Oakland squad fell short. There’s a lot of pressure on the part of the Warriors after achieving a spectacular 73-9 win-loss record during the regular season, plus the task of protecting their NBA Title was at risk.
Today, Cavaliers fans around the globe have celebrated their success.
To demonstrate that, a Cavs fan in the Philippines have published a video clip on Facebook showing how he celebrated his favorite team’s win. Youtuber Emman Nimedez published a video that just went viral having 1.9 million views as of the moment.
The comical young man donning a Cavs jersey number 23 just ran out of their house gate and yelled with regards to the win of the Cavaliers while mimicking the famous move of LeBron James.
Nimedez also acted as if he’s actually talking to a Warriors’ fan pertaining the “Strength in Numbers” manta of the defeated team.