NBA History

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Boston Celtics17
Minneapolis
Los Angeles Lakers
17
Philadelphia
San Francisco
Golden State Warriors
6
Chicago Bulls6
San Antonio Spurs5
Syracuse Nationals
Philadelphia 76ers
3
Fort Wayne
Detroit Pistons
3
Miami Heat3
New York Knicks2
Houston Rockets2
Cleveland Cavaliers1
St. Louis
Atlanta Hawks
1
Baltimore
Washington Bullets
Washington Wizards
1
Seattle SuperSonics
Oklahoma City Thunder
1
Portland Trail Blazers1
Milwaukee Bucks1
Dallas Mavericks1
Baltimore Bullets 1
Rochester
Cincinnati Royals
Kansas City
Sacramento Kings
1
Toronto Raptors1
YearChampions
(Coach)
Result
(Final MVP)
FinalistSeason MVP
1947Philadelphia Warriors
Eddie Gottlieb 
4-1Chicago Stags 
1948Baltimore Bullets 
Buddy Jeannette
4–2Philadelphia Warriors 
1949Minneapolis Lakers 
John Kundla
4–2Washington Capitols 
1950Minneapolis Lakers
John Kundla 
4–2Syracuse Nationals 
1951Rochester Royals
Les Harrison
4–3New York Knicks 
1952Minneapolis Lakers 
John Kundla
4–3New York Knicks 
1953Minneapolis Lakers 
John Kundla
4-1New York Knicks 
1954Minneapolis Lakers 
John Kundla
4-3Syracuse Nationals 
1955Syracuse Nationals 
Al Cervi
4-3Fort Wayne Pistons 
1956Philadelphia Warriors
George Senesky
4-1Fort Wayne Pistons Bob Petit (St. Louis Hawk)
1957Boston Celtics
Red Auerbach
4-3St. Louis HawksBob Cousy (Boston Celtics)
1958St. Louis Hawks
Alex Hannum
4–2Boston CelticsBill Russell (Boston Celtics)
1959Boston Celtics
Red Auerbach
4-0Minneapolis LakersBob Petit (St. Louis Hawk)
1960Boston Celtics
Red Auerbach
4-3St. Louis HawksWilt Chamberlain (Philadelphia Warriors)
1961Boston Celtics
Red Auerbach
4-1St. Louis HawksBill Russell (Boston Celtics)
1962Boston Celtics
Red Auerbach
4-3Los Angeles LakersBill Russell (Boston Celtics)
1963Boston Celtics
Red Auerbach
4-2Los Angeles LakersBill Russell (Boston Celtics)
1964Boston Celtics
Red Auerbach
4-1San Francisco WarriorsOscar Robertson (Cincinnati Royals)
1965Boston Celtics
Red Auerbach
4-1Los Angeles LakersBill Russell (Boston Celtics)
1966Boston Celtics
Red Auerbach
4-3Los Angeles LakersWilt Chamberlain (Philadelphia 76ers)
1967Philadelphia 76ers 
Alex Hannum
4-2San Francisco WarriorsWilt Chamberlain (Philadelphia 76ers)
1968Boston Celtics
Bill Russell
4-2Los Angeles LakersWilt Chamberlain (Philadelphia 76ers)
1969Boston Celtics
Bill Russell
4-3
Jerry West (Los Angeles Lakers)
Los Angeles LakersWes Unseld (Baltimore Bullets)
1970New York Knicks
Red Holzman
4-3
Willis Reed (New York Knicks)
Los Angeles LakersWillis Reed (New York Knicks)
1971Milwaukee Bucks
Larry Costello
4–0
Lew Alcindor (Milwukee Bucks)
Baltimore BulletsLew Alcindor (Milwaukee Bucks)
1972Los Angeles Lakers
Bill Sharman 
4–1
Wilt Chamberlain (Los Angeles Lakers)
New York KnicksKareem Abdul Jabbar (Milwaukee Bucks)
1973New York Knicks
Red Holzman
4-1
Willis Reed (New York Knicks)
Los Angeles LakersDave Covens (Boston Celtics)
1974Boston Celtics
Tom Heinsohn
4-3
Jhon Havlicek (Boston Celtics)
Milwaukee BucksKareem Abdul Jabbar (Milwaukee Bucks)
1975Golden State Warriors
Al Attles
4–0
Rick Barry (Golden State Warrioes)
Washington BulletsBob McAddo (Buffalo Braves)
1976Boston Celtics
Tom Heinsohn
4-2
Jo Jo White (Boston Celtics)
Phoenix SunsKareem Abdul Jabbar (Milwaukee Bucks)
1977Portland Trail Blazers
Jack Ramsey
4-2
Bill Walton (Portland Trail Blazers)
Philadelphia 76ersKareem Abdul Jabbar (Milwaukee Bucks)
1978Washington Bullets
Dick Motta
4-3
Wes Unseld (Washington Bullets)
Seattle SuperSonicsBill Walton (Portland Trail Blazers)
1979Seattle SuperSonics
Lenny Wilkens
4-1
Dennis Jhonson (Seattle Supersonics)
Washington BulletsMoses Malone (Houston Rockets)
1980Los Angeles Lakers 
Paul Westhead
4–2
Magic Jhonson (Los Angeles Lakers)
Philadelphia 76ersKareem Abdul Jabbar (Los Angeles Lakers)
1981Boston Celtics
Bill Fitch
4–2
Cedric Maxwell (Boston Celtics)
Houston RocketsJulius Erwing (Philadelphia 76ers)
1982Los Angeles Lakers
Pat Riley
4–2
Magic Jhonson (Los Angeles Lakers)
Philadelphia 76ers Moses Malone (Houston Rockets)
1983Philadelphia 76ers
Billy Cunningham
4-0
Moses Malone (Philadelphia 76ers)
Los Angeles LakersMoses Malone (Philadelphia 76ers)
1984Boston Celtics
K.C. Jones
4-3
Larry Bird (Boston Celtics)
Los Angeles LakersLarry Bird (Boston Celtics)
1985Los Angeles Lakers
Pat Riley
4–2
Kareem Abdul Jabbar (Los Angeles Lakers)
Boston Celtics Larry Bird (Boston Celtics)
1986Boston Celtics
K.C. Jones
4–2
Larry Bird (Boston Celtics)
Houston RocketsLarry Bird (Boston Celtics)
1987Los Angeles Lakers
Pat Riley
4–2
Magic Jhonson (Los Angeles Lakers)
Boston Celtics Magic Jhonson (Los Angeles Lakers)
1988Los Angeles Lakers
Pat Riley
4–3
James Worthy (Los Angeles Lakers)
Detroit PistonsMichael Jordan (Chicaho Bulls)
1989Detroit Pistons
Chuck Daly
4-0
Joe Dumars (Detroit Pistons)
Los Angeles LakersMagic Jhonson (Los Angeles Lakers)
1990Detroit Pistons
Chuck Daly
4-1
Isaiah Thomas (Detroit Pistons)
Portland Trail BlazersMagic Jhonson (Los Angeles Lakers)
1991Chicago Bulls
Phil Jackson
4-1
Michael Jordan (Chicago Bulls)
Los Angeles LakersMichael Jordan (Chicaho Bulls)
1992Chicago Bulls
Phil Jackson
4-2
Michael Jordan (Chicago Bulls)
Portland Trail BlazersMichael Jordan (Chicaho Bulls)
1993Chicago Bulls
Phil Jackson
4-2
Michael Jordan (Chicago Bulls)
Phoenix SunsCharles Barkley (Phoenix Suns)
1994Houston Rockets
Rudy Tomjanovich
4–3
Hakeem Olajuwon (Houston Rockets)
New York KnicksHakeem Olajuwon (Houston Rockets)
1995Houston Rockets
Rudy Tomjanovich
4–0
Hakeem Olajuwon (Houston Rockets)
Orlando MagicDavid Robinson (San Antonio Spurs)
1996Chicago Bulls
Phil Jackson
4-2
Michael Jordan (Chicago Bulls)
Seattle SuperSonicsMichael Jordan (Chicaho Bulls)
1997Chicago Bulls
Phil Jackson
4-2
Michael Jordan (Chicago Bulls)
Utah JazzKarl Malone (Utah Jazz)
1998Chicago Bulls
Phil Jackson
4-2
Michael Jordan (Chicago Bulls)
Utah JazzMichael Jordan (Chicaho Bulls)
1999San Antonio Spurs
Gregg Popovich
4–1
Tim Duncan (San Antonio Spurs)
New York KnicksKarl Malone (Utah Jazz)
2000Los Angeles Lakers
Phil Jackson
4–2
Shaquille O’Neal (Los Angeles Lakers)
Indiana Pacers Shaguille O’Neal (Los Angeles Lakers)
2001Los Angeles Lakers
Phil Jackson
4–1
Shaquille O’Neal (Los Angeles Lakers)
Philadelphia 76ersAllen Iverson (Philadelphia 76ers)
2002Los Angeles Lakers
Phil Jackson
4–0
Shaquille O’Neal (Los Angeles Lakers)
New Jersey NetsTim Duncan (San Antonio Spurs)
2003San Antonio Spurs
Gregg Popovich
4–2
Tim Duncan (San Antonio Spurs)
New Jersey NetsTim Duncan (San Antonio Spurs)
2004Detroit Pistons
Larry Brow
4-1
Chauncey Billups (Detroit Pistons)
Los Angeles LakersKevin Garnett (Minnesota Timberwolwes)
2005San Antonio Spurs
Gregg Popovich
4–3
Tim Duncan (San Antonio Spurs)
Detroit PistonsSteve Nash (Phoenix Suns)
2006Miami Heat
Pat Riley
4-2
Dwyane Wade (Miami Heat)
Dallas Mavericks Steve Nash (Phoenix Suns)
2007San Antonio Spurs
Gregg Popovich
4–0
Tony Parker (San Antonio Spurs)
Cleveland CavaliersDirk Nowitzki (Dallas Mawericks)
2008Boston Celtics
Doc Rivers
4-2
Paul Pierce (Boston Celtics)
Los Angeles LakersKobe Bryant (Los Angeles Lakers)
2009Los Angeles Lakers
Phil Jackson
4–1
Kobe Bryant (Los Angeles Lakers)
Orlando MagicLeBron James (Cleveland Cavaliers)
2010Los Angeles Lakers
Phil Jackson
4–3
Kobe Bryant (Los Angeles Lakers)
Boston CelticsLeBron James (Cleveland Cavaliers)
2011Dallas Mavericks
Rick Carlisle
4-2
Dirk Nowitzki (Dallas Mavericks)
Miami HeatDerrick Rose (Chicago Bulls)
2012Miami Heat
Erik Spoelstra
4–1
LeBron James (Miami Heat)
Oklahoma City ThunderLeBron James (Miami Heat)
2013Miami Heat
Erik Spoelstra
4–3
LeBron James (Miami Heat)
San Antonio SpursLeBron James (Miami Heat)
2014San Antonio Spurs
Gregg Popovich
4–1
Kawhi Leonard (San Antonio Spurs)
Miami HeatKevin Durant (Oklohoma City Thunder)
2015Golden State Warriors
Steve Kerr
4–2
Andre Iguodala (Golden State Warriors)
Cleveland CavaliersStephen Curry (Golden State Warriors)
2016Cleveland Cavaliers
Tyronn Lue
4-3
LeBron James (Cleveland Cavaliers)
Golden State WarriorsStephen Curry (Golden State Warriors)
2017Golden State Warriors
Steve Kerr
4–1
Kevin Durant (Golden State Warriors)
Cleveland CavaliersRussell Westbrook (Oklohoma City Thunder)
2018Golden State Warriors
Steve Kerr
4–0
Kevin Durant (Golden State Warriors)
Cleveland CavaliersJames Harden (Houston Rockets)
2019Toronto Raptors
Nick Nurse
4–2
Kawhi Leonard (Raptors)
Golden State WarriorsGiannis Antetokounmpo (Milwaukee Bucks)
2020Los Angeles Lakers
Frank Vogel
4–2
LeBron James (Los Angeles Lakers)
Miami HeatGiannis Antetokounmpo (Milwaukee Bucks)
2021