The Toronto Raptors are NBA champions with a 114-110 victory over the Golden State Warriors in Game 6 of the NBA Finals on Thursday night. The Raptors won for the first time in franchise history.

Kawhi Leonard earned MVP honors, earning his second NBA championship and second Finals MVP trophy. He joins LeBron James and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar as the only players in league history to win NBA Finals MVP honors with two different teams.

Raptors hold off Warriors in Game 6 thriller to clinch first championship


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