> Denver Nuggets basketball players celebrate the NBA title, June 15, 2023, Denver.
Denver – Three days after winning the first NBA title, the Denver basketball players celebrated the historic achievement with the fans. The drive of the Nuggets players led by the star Nikola Jokic was watched by thousands of fans in the streets of the city.
“This is great, it's unbelievable. I never thought I'd experience something like this,” center Aaron Gordon said. “I have a crazy idea. Let's do it again. I want to have another celebratory ride,” coach Michael Malone added.
Nuggets players drove the fire truck, Jokic, who was named Finals Most Valuable Player, had daughter Ongjena with him . For Denver, it was the second championship run in two years, last year the Colorado hockey players celebrated their triumph in the NHL in the streets of the city.
The celebratory atmosphere was marred by the injury of a policeman who was hit by a fire truck just before the end of the road. According to the media, the police officer with a serious leg injury was immediately taken to the hospital and his condition is stable.