Yes, you’re reading that sentence correctly — it actually happened.
Decades of mediocrity and heartbreak have led to this moment, and Twitter is understandably going wild for Canada’s only NBA team and its star player, Kawhi Leonard:
Shout to the @Raptors man. Amazing amazing. City is on fire. Keep going!
— Marcus Stroman (@MStrooo6) May 26, 2019
We’re behind you @marcgasol always
— Memphis Grizzlies (@memgrizz) May 26, 2019
— Mike Conley (@mconley11) May 26, 2019
City Deserved That One #6ix
— Kelly Olynyk (@KellyOlynyk) May 26, 2019