Milwaukee Bucks honored at the white house for winning the 2021 NBA championship after 50 years

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WASHINGTON, D.C (WLAX/WEUX) –

President Biden honored the Milwaukee Bucks this afternoon for winning the 2021 NBA championship.

The Bucks are the first NBA champion to visit the white house since 2016.

Player Giannis Antetokounmpo also spoke saying with a lot of hard work, and sacrifices you can accomplish great things in life.

Giannis ended up with 50 points when the Bucks beat the Phoenix Suns in game six of the NBA finals in July. It’s a championship the bucks waited 50 years to win again. 

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