Led by Lebron James, the Cavaliers beat the Stephen Curry-led Golden State Warriors 93-89 in an intense final.
The Cavaliers forced Game 7 after battling from 3-1 down to level the series in Game 6.
This is the first time the Cavaliers have won the NBA title.
Lebron named Most Valuable Player of NBA Finals
Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James was named the Most Valuable Player of the NBA Finals following his team’s 93-89 championship-clinching win over the Golden State Warriors on Sunday.
For James, who was the catalyst behind his Cavs’ remarkable rally from a 3-1 series deficit, it marks the third time he has captured the award after winning it with the Miami Heat in 2012 and 2013.
James nearly single-handedly carried the Cavs back into the series, during which he averaged 29.7 points, 11.2 rebounds and 8.8 assists over the seven games.
In the championship-clinching game, James finished with a triple-double as he had a team-high 27 points to go along with 11 rebounds and 11 assists.