Nikola Jokić Wins his First Conference Finals MVP as Denver Nuggets clinched their first Conference title
Nikola Jokić added a new trophy of his own as he Wins First Conference Finals MVP as Denver Nuggets Sweep the Los Angeles Lakers “4-0”. Nuggets eliminated the Los Angeles Lakers with a tight game 4 “113-111”.
This has been the first Conference title for Denver Nuggets Franchise since joining the ABA “American Basketball Association” as the Denver Larks in 1967. Nuggets will face the Miami Heat in the NBA Final 2022-2023 with the homecourt advantage earning a top seeded in the West with a win-loss card “53-29”
Since the adoption of PLAYIN-TOURNAMENT in 2020 the Miami Heat is the first team to advance in NBA Finals from a play-in era, before no ever team won a series from a playing-tournament unlike this 2022-2023 season 2 teams come from playing-tournament reached the Conference Finals the Miami Heat and the Los Angeles Lakers.