Top ten most successful teams in the history of NBA (part 2)
3. Golden State Warriors
Started in Philly then relocated to San Francisco in 1962, the Warriors are a member of the NBA’s Western Conference Pacific Division. The team have made the NBA Finals for 11 times and won 6 titles in 1947, 1957, 1975, 2015, 2017 and 2018, which makes them the most successful team in recent years.
4. Chicago Bulls
Based in Chicago, Illinois, the Chicago Bulls may be one of the best known NBA team internationally with a 100 percent win record in the finals and 6 titles in 1991, 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, and 1998. The Eastern Conference Central Division team also have earned 6 conference titles and 9 division titles.
5. San Antonio Spurs
The Spurs have the best win / loss record in this list with five wins in 1999, 2003, 2005, 2007, and 2014. This Western Conference Southwest Division team have up to 22 division titles.
6. Philadelphia 76ers
The Philadelphia 76ers haven’t had any recent success, but have great history in the NBA by joining the finals an impressive 9 times and winning three titles in 1955, 1976 and 1983. The last time the Eastern Conference Atlantic Division team made the finals was in 2001.
7. Detroit Pistons
The Pistons won three NBA final titles in 1989, 1990, and 2004. Playing in the Eastern Conference Central Division, they have won 9 times.
8. New York Knicks
The Knicks haven’t had to much success in recent years but have made the finals 8 times since 1951 and have won twice in 1970 and 1973. In addition, they have won 5 division titles.
9. Miami Heat
The Miami Heat have attended at 5 NBA finals and won three tittles in 2006, 2012, and 2013. They also have 13 division titles.
10. Cleveland Cavaliers
The Cavaliers only have one win but they have made the finals 5 times with the most recent title was in 2016.