Sunday, June 12, 2011

Mavericks = Champions!

Guys, I'm so excited. I just got through watching the game; Dallas Mavericks v. Miami Heat. I'm a die-hard Mavs fan, and I was so hopeful that we'd wrap up the series before Game 7 and stick it to Miami on their own turf. And WE DID IT. And yes, it deserves an entire blog post. A short one, but still.

This is the first championship for the Mavericks in 31 years—the first championship in the franchise's history. It's a pretty big freakin' deal, that's what!

I watched the game at home with my family, and we were all cheering our boys on. Tucker got overwhelmed by all of the shouting, clapping, et cetera, and retired to my room for a large chunk of game time. I can't stop smiling. We played a great game tonight, and I've never been more proud to be a Mavs fan.

Congratulations, boys. You deserve it!

Dallas Mavericks. 2011 NBA Champions!
First-time NBA champions, from left, Dirk Nowitzki, Jason Kidd and Jason Terry
show off their hardware after a Game 6 victory. (AP Photo)*


*Click the photo for its source—AOLsportingnews.com

5 comments:

Anonymous said...

Love the pic and the comments! Yes, we are all very proud of our Mavs!
~ Becky Crook
PS. I have an ID account but I can never remember the name or password! lol

Kaori said...

Whoohoo!!! Great blog post, especially with the excitement still in the air!!! Congrats Sarah :D

MR said...

Do you get bummed that all the talk is about LeBron James choking and not about the Mavs' success? I personally am glad all those vets got the chance to get a championship. Nice post.

Sarah said...

@Becky—Thanks! The photo came from AOL's sports page. I hope I'm not slighting them by using it. I've tried to give credit where credit is due! :)

I am SO proud of our boys! They deserve this more than anyone.


@Kaori—Thank you! It may be a few days later, but I'm still just as excited! :)


@MR—Yes, I do. They should be talking about how the Mavs played a great game and deserved to win! They earned that trophy. :)

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