ST. LOUIS – A St. Louis native became the first player since Shaquille O’Neal and Kobe Bryant to win the NBA championship three years in a row.

Patrick McCaw, 23, secured a ‘3-peat’ in the NBA finals with the Toronto Raptors against the Warriors Thursday night. 

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This is the Raptors’ first NBA title. McCaw played with the Golden State Warriors for two seasons – in 2017 and 2018.

McCaw attended Christian Brothers College High School but transferred to Montrose Christian School as a senior. He played at UNLV before getting drafted in 2016. His dad, Jeff, is the basketball coach at Trinity Catholic.

McCaw also cheered on the Blues in their Stanley Cup Final run.