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What people are saying about the 1st Raptors NBA Finals appearance

Many Canadian basketball fans woke up on Sunday wondering if it was all a dream. We can assure you that the Toronto Raptors actually did win Game 6 against the Milwaukee Bucks on Saturday night, and they booked the franchise's first-ever spot in the NBA Finals. Here's what people had to say about it.

Toronto becomes 1st Canadian team to reach championship series

Rapper Drake celebrates with Kawhi Leonard of the Toronto Raptors after the team defeated the Milwaukee Bucks 100-94 in Game 6 of the NBA Eastern Conference Finals on Saturday in Toronto. (Claus Andersen/Getty Images)

Many Canadian basketball fans woke up on Sunday morning wondering if it was all a dream.

We can assure you that the Toronto Raptors actually did win Game 6 against the Milwaukee Bucks on Saturday night, and they booked the franchise's first-ever spot in the NBA Finals.

While you were busy celebrating, or asleep, countless people shared their thoughts on the historic occasion; some sweet, some salty, but all entertaining.

We've compiled the reactions into some handy categories for your enjoyment as you await Game 1 between the reigning NBA champion Golden State Warriors and the Raptors on Thursday in Toronto.

The pundits

Former Raptors

Prominent Torontonians

Canadian Olympians

Politicians

Mascots

A veritable who's who at Game 6

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