Ghana and Indiana Pacers Center Amida Brimah has touched on the Milwaukee Bucks title clinching in Game 6 of the NBA Finals. The Bucks beat Phoenix Suns 105-98 to win its second ever NBA title.

MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN – JULY 20: Giannis Antetokounmpo #34 of the Milwaukee Bucks goes up for a shot against Deandre Ayton #22 of the Phoenix Suns during the second half in Game Six of the NBA Finals at Fiserv Forum on July 20, 2021 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images/AFP (Photo by JONATHAN DANIEL / GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA / Getty Images via AFP)

Giannis Antetokounmpo registered 50 points and 14 rebounds in the win and walked away with the Finals Most Valuable Player Award for his outstanding efforts.

Brimah who played in the NBA last season with the Pacers joined in the conversation that swept through the sports world by stating:

“Nothing like winning a Championship” on his Twitter page following the game; Brimah won the National Championship at the College level in 2014 with University of Connecticut.

“UCONN Huskies center Amida Brimah blocks the shot attempt by Florida Gators guard Michael Frazier II. Florida Gators vs UCONN Huskies. January 3rd, 2015. Gator Country photo by David Bowie. “

Despite not playing much in his first year at UCONN, 6 foot 10 Brimah delivered the pivotal moment of the season as his three point play sent a first round playoffs matchup against St. John’s University to overtime.

UCONN won the game and went on to clinch the title with Brimah’s play considered the turning point of the title run.

By Yaw Adjei-Mintah

@YawMintYM on Twitter


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