2016 NBA champion Iman Shumpert adds another trophy to his cabinet after winning Dancing with the Stars.
In 30 seasons of the show, Shumpert becomes the first basketball player to take out the crown or even reach the finale, winning alongside pro partner Daniella Karagach.
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Shumpert and Karagach beat out fellow finalists JoJo Siwa and Jenna Johnson (2nd), Cody Rigsby and Cheryl Burke (3rd) and Amanda Kloots and Alan Bersten (4th) to take home the Mirrorball Trophy.
Nothing but WINNING VIBES 🏆@imanshumpert (via @CrystalLynTB) pic.twitter.com/6ZiHHTE9la- Overtime (@overtime) November 23, 2021
Shumpert and Karagach received a perfect score of 40 out of 40 for their foxtrot fusion dance to "September" by Earth, Wind & Fire and followed it up with another perfect score with their freestyle to "Lose Control" by Missy Elliott featuring Ciara and Fat Man Scoop and "Bounce" by DJ Client.
Shumpert's performances attracted plenty of support from his former NBA teammates during his stint on the show, with many taking to Twitter to congratulate him.
Shump!!!! 🏆🏆- Kevin Love (@kevinlove) November 23, 2021
@imanshumpert Congrts my G! Way to make history on that ass #Chitown- DWade (@DwyaneWade) November 23, 2021
Man my G @imanshumpert in his f'n 💼!!!!!! LFG 🗣🗣🗣🗣🗣. Don't even try to front, just respect the conglomerate! 🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥 https://t.co/8SzL2th79q- LeBron James (@KingJames) October 26, 2021
Everybody tune in and make sure you vote for my guy @imanshumpert! Text IMAN to 21523! https://t.co/330oXKxZuO- Carmelo Anthony (@carmeloanthony) November 23, 2021
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