The NBA Finals are set to kick off Tuesday with the Phoenix Suns taking up the Milwaukee Bucks.
For 16-year NBA veteran Chris Paul, this marks the primary time he is appeared within the NBA Finals.
This additionally marks the primary time that Bucks celebrity Giannis Antetokounmpo will play within the NBA Finals.
In response to the Related Press, Antetokounmpo, who was injured in Recreation 4 of the Japanese Convention finals, has been upgraded to questionable for Recreation 1.
The 2-time MVP has not performed within the final two video games for the Bucks.
This yr’s NBA finals are set to make historical past.
In response to our Milwaukee sister station TMJ4, the Bucks are enjoying within the NBA Finals for the primary time since 1974.
Our Phoenix sister station KNXV reported that the Suns have not appeared within the NBA Finals since 1993 and have but to clinch an NBA Championship.
In response to ESPN, the Suns are thought-about the favorites over the Bucks.
The sport is about to tip-off at 8 p.m. CT on ABC.