The Wisconsin Badger family reacts to the Milwaukee Bucks’ NBA title

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The Milwaukee Bucks defeated the Phoenix Suns 105-98 in Game 6 of the NBA Finals last night, completing their quest for the franchise’s first championship in 50 years.

The Wisconsin Badger and Milwaukee sports family and fandom parallel each other in so many ways. And with this late-summer quest for a championship, we’ve seen numerous members of the Wisconsin Badger family express their support for the Bucks.

Some are Wisconsin natives, some just gained a Wisconsin identity through playing football or basketball for the Badgers. But in either situation, the feeling of elation was clear after last night’s win.

From Melvin Gordon, to Josh Gasser, to Tyler Beach and more, here are some of the best reactions from current and former Badgers to the Bucks’ NBA title:

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UW Athletics on Twitter

https://twitter.com/UWBadgers/status/1417693637656334337

Former Badger basketball stars

https://twitter.com/BigJam_23/status/1417692728603852803 https://twitter.com/JPGasser21/status/1417698132842983425 https://twitter.com/dekker/status/1417683902542516228 https://twitter.com/dekker/status/1417689932626280450 https://twitter.com/JPGasser21/status/1417690542989774851 https://twitter.com/BrevinPritzl/status/1417690140638646277 https://twitter.com/JMTaylor11/status/1417680900867956741

Former Badger football stars

https://twitter.com/Melvingordon25/status/1417690743414693902 https://twitter.com/MonteeBall28/status/1417690232741416966 https://twitter.com/VinceBiegel/status/1417680181251170304

Current Badger football stars, incoming recruits

https://twitter.com/matthenningsen/status/1417700945291513860 https://twitter.com/GrahamMertz5/status/1417691030640599040 https://twitter.com/myles_burkett/status/1417690486698033156 https://twitter.com/Tyler_Beach_/status/1417690236285558784

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