The Heat gave it all they had, but the Nuggets prevailed down the stretch to win Game 5 by a score of 94-89 to win Denver's first ever NBA title. Nikola Jokic becomes the first center to win Finals MVP in 20 years and the lowest draft pick to ever win the award. Jokic also becomes the only player to ever lead the NBA in points, rebounds, and assists over a postseason.
Nikola Jokic this postseason:
— 30/14/10 — 55/46/80% — Beat KD and Booker in 6 — Beat LeBron and AD in 4 — Beat playoff Jimmy in 5 — Most playoff triple-doubles ever — Most assists ever by a center — First 30/20/10 Finals game — Finals MVP