Gabe Vincent becomes first D’Tigers star in NBA finals

Gabe Vincent has become the Nigerian to play for the national men’s basketball team, D’Tigers and qualify for the NBA Finals.

Gabe who played for D’Tigers at the China 2019 FIBA World Cup emerged Eastern Conference Champion with the Miami Heats who have qualified for the 2020 NBA Finals.

Hakeem Olajuwon played the NBA finals and won as a player but he never played for the Nigerian national team even though he is a Nigerian.

The Nigeria Basketball Federation has congratulated and celebrated Gabe for the rare achievement.