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Kyle Lowry’s Championship Run Begins Tonight

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Will he become the latest Wildcat to win an NBA Title?

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Happy Thursday Nova Nation! Villanova Basketball’s own Kyle Lowry becomes the latest Wildcat to have a shot at winning the NBA Championship tonight. The last Wildcat to win the title was John Celestand in his lone NBA season with the LA Lakers in 2000. Lowry’s Raptors have overcome a lot this post season, for example he’s been playing basically with one thumb for the last several games. Now he’s up against probably the best franchise of the past decade, so the title is by no means a sure thing.

So with that in mind I have an intriguing question for you Nova Nation. Who will be the next Wildcat to win an NBA title? Sure Lowry has the best shot as he’s already in the finals, but if Toronto doesn’t win there are a number of young players who are on up and coming teams that could have a shot.

Poll

Who will be the next Villanova Wildcat to win an NBA Title

This poll is closed

  • 25%
    Kyle Lowry
    (110 votes)
  • 0%
    Dante Cunningham
    (2 votes)
  • 0%
    Ryan Arcidiacono
    (3 votes)
  • 6%
    Josh Hart
    (27 votes)
  • 45%
    Donte DiVincenzo
    (196 votes)
  • 14%
    Jalen Brunson
    (61 votes)
  • 2%
    Mikal Bridges
    (11 votes)
  • 0%
    Omari Spellman
    (4 votes)
  • 3%
    Other
    (13 votes)
427 votes total Vote Now

In other “news”, Seton Hall will be at full strength next season, the Big East is prime mid-life crisis age, and the NCAA’s stupid rules are once again screwing up the career of a kid who just tried to do the right thing. Enjoy!

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