His eyes shine every time he talks about the day he went down in Mexican sports history, on June 16, 2022, when he became the first tricolor baske
His eyes shine every time he talks about the day he went down in Mexican sports history, on June 16, 2022, when he became the first tricolor basketball player to be an NBA champion. It was as part of Golden State Warriorsagainst the Boston Celtics.
Juan Toscano-Anderson He achieved what many figures have not been able to do throughout the history of the NBA: Have in his hands a ring that accredits him as monarch of the most important basketball league in the world.
The Toscano surname will continue to appear on a yellow jersey, but with a different team. The Mexican left the Warriors to go to the Los Angeles Lakers from the following campaign, where his hunger for victory will continue. Caressing a Larry O’Brien trophy has already become an obsession for him, but he also has a clear personal goal.
“I want to win another championship and also —as a personal goal— I want to reach a NBA All-Defensive Teamwhether it’s first or second, but the biggest goal is to win another championship, there is no better feeling,” says Toscano-Anderson, in an exclusive interview with THE UNIVERSAL Sports.
The 1.98 meter tall player knows that the season was not easy, but the most important thing is that he made history and his name will always be remembered.
“It was a little difficult, but it was historic. The most important thing is to win in all life, in any profession. Nobody talks about the teams that lost, they will only talk about the Warriors in 2022; That is why it was historic, it was fulfilled. We won”, he underlines.
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Few players have the opportunity to share a dressing room with two of the greatest figures in the NBA, but Toscano-Anderson he will be able to boast that he played with Stephen Curry and now he will do it with Lebron James.
“You don’t lose the chance to play with a great. I already did it with Steph Curry; I saw the difference of that level and levels like mine or other players. there is only one Steph Curry, There’s only one LeBron James, and I’m going to take the opportunity.”