NBA FINALS 2023

Everyone from a former President to an iconic building congratulated the Nuggets

Jun 13, 2023, 10:45 AM

A ton of Denver Broncos congratulated the Denver Nuggets on the NBA title, as did so many more celebrities.

Former President Barack Obama wrote on Twitter, as did America’s most famous building—The Empire State—and of course, some of our local heroes and newfound friends of the Nuggets were excited.

Here are some of the top tweets from famed folks after the 94-89 Nuggets win over the Miami Heat in Game 5 of the NBA Finals to win the series 4-1.

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NBA Finals 2023

Nuggets fans...

Will Petersen

People watched the Nuggets more than any NBA playoffs the last five years

The NBA also announced these playoffs did the most views ever on social media, garnering a stunning eight billion across all their platforms

1 year ago

Nikola Jokic NBA MVP...

Will Petersen

From NYC to Serbia, billboards and tributes rolling in for Nikola Jokic

Less than 48 hours after Nike introduced an ad for him that was hilariously perfect, Jokic is on a billboard in America's most famous city

1 year ago

Bruce Brown...

Jake Shapiro

A key Nugget many thought was leaving town wants to be back

On top of Bruce Brown playing by far the best ball of his NBA career while in Denver, he seems to love the city and the state of Colorado

1 year ago

Jamal Murray, Jimmy Butler...

Jake Shapiro

Erik Spoelstra and Heat share ultimate respect for Nuggets

Miami will credit their sixth trip to the Finals under Erik Spoelstra as Heat Culture—but it was Spo who wound up praising Denver

1 year ago

Nikola Jokic...

Jake Shapiro

Why is Nikola Jokic in such a hurry to get back to Serbia?

Nikola Jokic has a few loves in life, his family, friends, teammates, basketball and of course horse racing

1 year ago

Skip Bayless...

Will Petersen

Even after Nuggets title, national media still doing ridiculous things

You'd think after the Nuggets won their first NBA championship, the nonsense would stop, but it didn't on Tuesday morning

1 year ago

Everyone from a former President to an iconic building congratulated the Nuggets