On Tuesday night, the Golden State Warriors won the 2015 NBA championship, topping the Cleveland Cavaliers in six games. It was an exciting series and one of the better NBA Finals in recent memory. It also had an impact on the Big Ten as former Michigan State player Draymond Green won the title as a member of the Warriors.
Fans and media alike celebrated Green's accomplishment on Twitter on Tuesday night and you can see some of the best reactions here.
Best Twitter Reactions to Green's Title
Congrats to my fellow MSU Spartan Draymond Green on winning the title & joining a great list of players with a triple double in the Finals!— Earvin Magic Johnson (@MagicJohnson) June 17, 2015
Trip dub for @Money23Green with a ring. Congrats bro!!— Gary Harris (@thats_G_) June 17, 2015
Branden Dawson (@219MadeMe) June 17, 2015
Last 6 Triple-Doubles in an NBA Finals Game 6/7 Magic Johnson Larry Bird James Worthy Tim Duncan LeBron James Draymond Green— ESPN Stats & Info (@ESPNStatsInfo) June 17, 2015
Draymond Green with a triple-double. No surprise that he delivers his best performance with a championship on the line. #NBAFinals— Spartan Basketball (@MSU_Basketball) June 17, 2015
Draymond Green has recorded the first triple-double in Warriors postseason history since Guy Rodgers in 1962.— GSWStats (@gswstats) June 17, 2015
Is Draymond Green the ultimate Tom Izzo-era player from Michigan State? I feel he's example 1A. No natty, but two Final Fours, NBA title— Adam Biggers (@AdamBiggers81) June 17, 2015
Draymond Green has a triple-double with 14 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists. It's the fifth playoff triple-double in franchise history.— GSWStats (@gswstats) June 17, 2015
Watching Draymond Green and my College memories of his impact with Tom Izzo & Michigan St.,it brings a smile. Great guy and teammate. Team!!— Tim Brando (@TimBrando) June 17, 2015
Draymond Green's 10 assists are also a playoff career-high.— GSWStats (@gswstats) June 17, 2015
Kyle Austin (@kylebaustin) June 17, 2015