PHOENIX SUNS

Valley celebrates Phoenix Suns’ first berth to NBA Finals since 1993

Jun 30, 2021, 10:01 PM | Updated: Jul 1, 2021, 12:46 am
Phoenix Suns head coach Monty Williams, right, hugs Dario Saric after they won Game 6 of the NBA ba...
Phoenix Suns head coach Monty Williams, right, hugs Dario Saric after they won Game 6 of the NBA basketball Western Conference Finals against the Los Angeles Clippers Wednesday, June 30, 2021, in Los Angeles. The Suns won the game 130-103 to take the series 4-2. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

The Suns are headed to the NBA Finals.

By defeating the Los Angeles Clippers 130-103 in Game 6 of the Western Conference Finals, Phoenix awaits a date with the Eastern Conference Champion for the chance to win the NBA Championship.

It has been 28 years since the Suns last won the West.

They are still searching for the first NBA Championship in team history.

So how is the Valley handling the excitement?

And, Burnsy again:

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