Giannis Antetokounmpo led the Milwaukee Bucks to their first NBA Championship since 1971, defeating the Phoenix Suns 105-98 on Tuesday night at Fiserv Forum.

Heading into Game 6, and with a chance to close out the series at home, Antetokounmpo put together a historical performance with 50 points, 14 rebounds and five blocked shots.

In fact, Antetokounmpo became the first players to scores at least 40 points and have 10 rebounds to go with five blocked shots.

After being named the NBA Finals MVP, Antetokounmpo now joins Michael Jordan and Hakeem Olajuwon as the only players in NBA history to win a regular season MVP Award, a Finals MVP Award and a Defensive Player of the Year Award.

NBA players took notice. Here’s how they reacted on social media:

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Milwaukee Bucks Head To NBA Finals For First Time Since 1974