In a thrilling and hard-fought battle, the Denver Nuggets emerged victorious as they clinched the NBA championship for the first time in franchise history. The team’s incredible journey throughout the 2022-2023 season culminated in a spectacular celebration that captured the hearts of basketball fans worldwide.
Nuggets Celebrate After Winning 2023 NBA Championship
2023 NBA FINALS
The Nuggets created unforgettable scenes and memories immediately after winning the 2023 NBA championship.
The long-awaited championship — secured with Monday night’s Game 5 victory over the Miami Heat — was years in the making for Nuggets players, coaches and personnel. It was much longer than that for the city of Denver, which witnessed the team’s first NBA championship since joining the league in 1976.
The Nuggets didn’t disappoint in meeting the moment with unbridled emotion and enthusiasm. From on-court celebrations to behind-the-scenes outbursts of pure joy, the 2023 NBA champs soaked in their historic accomplishment without reservation. Here are some scenes from the hard-won postgame revelry.