N B A     C H A M P I O N S H I P S  
C l i c k   c o l u m n   h e a d e r s   t o   s o r t   t a b l e   ( t o g g l e s   b a c k   and   f o r t h )
YEAR EAST WEST NBA CHAMPION SERIES
2017
(TBD)
(TBD)
(TBD)
(TBD)
2016
Cleveland Cavaliers
Golden State Warriors
Cleveland Cavaliers
4-3
2015
Cleveland Cavaliers
Golden State Warriors
Golden State Warriors
4-2
2014
Miami Heat
San Antonio Spurs
San Antonio Spurs
4-1
2013
Miami Heat
San Antonio Spurs
Miami Heat
4-3
2012
Miami Heat
Oklahoma City Thunder
Miami Heat
4-1
2011
Miami Heat
Dallas Mavericks
Dallas Mavericks
4-2
2010
Boston Celtics
LA Lakers
LA Lakers
4-3
2009
Orlando Magic
LA Lakers
LA Lakers
4-1
2008
Boston Celtics
LA Lakers
Boston Celtics
4-2
2007
Cleveland Cavaliers
San Antonio Spurs
San Antonio Spurs
4-0
2006
Miami Heat
Dallas Mavericks
Miami Heat
4-2
2005
Detroit Pistons
San Antonio Spurs
San Antonio Spurs
4-3
2004
Detroit Pistons
LA Lakers
Detroit Pistons
4-1
2003
New Jersey Nets
San Antonio Spurs
San Antonio Spurs
4-2
2002
New Jersey Nets
LA Lakers
LA Lakers
4-0
2001
Philadelphia 76ers
LA Lakers
LA Lakers
4-1
2000
Indiana Pacers
LA Lakers
LA Lakers
4-2
1999
New York Knicks
San Antonio Spurs
San Antonio Spurs
4-1
1998
Chicago Bulls
Utah Jazz
Chicago Bulls
4-2
1997
Chicago Bulls
Utah Jazz
Chicago Bulls
4-2
1996
Chicago Bulls
Seattle SuperSonics
Chicago Bulls
4-2
1995
Orlando Magic
Houston Rockets
Houston Rockets
4-0
1994
New York Knicks
Houston Rockets
Houston Rockets
4-3
1993
Chicago Bulls
Phoenix Suns
Chicago Bulls
4-2
1992
Chicago Bulls
Portland Trail Blazers
Chicago Bulls
4-2
1991
Chicago Bulls
LA Lakers
Chicago Bulls
4-1
1990
Detroit Pistons
Portland Trail Blazers
Detroit Pistons
4-1
1989
Detroit Pistons
LA Lakers
Detroit Pistons
4-0
1988
Detroit Pistons
LA Lakers
LA Lakers
4-3
1987
Boston Celtics
LA Lakers
LA Lakers
4-2
1986
Boston Celtics
Houston Rockets
Boston Celtics
4-2
1985
Boston Celtics
LA Lakers
LA Lakers
4-2
1984
Boston Celtics
LA Lakers
Boston Celtics
4-3
1983
Philadelphia 76ers
LA Lakers
Philadelphia 76ers
4-0
1982
Philadelphia 76ers
LA Lakers
LA Lakers
4-2
1981
Boston Celtics
Houston Rockets
Boston Celtics
4-2
1980
Philadelphia 76ers
LA Lakers
LA Lakers
4-2
1979
Washington Bullets
Seattle SuperSonics
Seattle SuperSonics
4-1
1978
Washington Bullets
Seattle SuperSonics
Washington Bullets
4-3
1977
Philadelphia 76ers
Portland Trail Blazers
Portland Trail Blazers
4-2
1976
Boston Celtics
Phoenix Suns
Boston Celtics
4-2
1975
Washington Bullets
Golden State Warriors
Golden St. Warriors
4-0
1974
Boston Celtics
Milwaukee Bucks
Boston Celtics
4-3
1973
New York Knicks
LA Lakers
New York Knicks
4-1
1972
New York Knicks
LA Lakers
LA Lakers
4-1
1971
Baltimore Bullets
Milwaukee Bucks
Milwaukee Bucks
4-0
1970
New York Knicks
LA Lakers
New York Knicks
4-3
1969
Boston Celtics
LA Lakers
Boston Celtics
4-3
1968
Boston Celtics
LA Lakers
Boston Celtics
4-2
1967
Philadelphia 76ers
San Francisco Warriors
Philadelphia 76ers
4-2
1966
Boston Celtics
LA Lakers
Boston Celtics
4-3
1965
Boston Celtics
LA Lakers
Boston Celtics
4-1
1964
Boston Celtics
San Francisco Warriors
Boston Celtics
4-1
1963
Boston Celtics
LA Lakers
Boston Celtics
4-2
1962
Boston Celtics
LA Lakers
Boston Celtics
4-3
1961
Boston Celtics
St. Louis Hawks
Boston Celtics
4-1
1960
Boston Celtics
St. Louis Hawks
Boston Celtics
4-3
1959
Boston Celtics
Minneapolis Lakers
Boston Celtics
4-0
1958
Boston Celtics
St. Louis Hawks
St. Louis Hawks
4-2
1957
Boston Celtics
St. Louis Hawks
Boston Celtics
4-3
1956
Philadelphia Warriors
Ft. Wayne Pistons
Philadelphia Warriors
4-1
1955
Syracuse Nationals
Ft. Wayne Pistons
Syracuse Nationals
4-3
1954
Syracuse Nationals
Minneapolis Lakers
Minneapolis Lakers
4-3
1953
New York Knicks
Minneapolis Lakers
Minneapolis Lakers
4-1
1952
New York Knicks
Minneapolis Lakers
Minneapolis Lakers
4-3
1951
New York Knicks
Rochester Royals
Rochester Royals
4-3
1950
Syracuse Nationals
Minneapolis Lakers
Minneapolis Lakers
4-2
1949
Washington Capitols
Minneapolis Lakers
Minneapolis Lakers
4-2
1948
Philadelphia Warriors
Baltimore Bullets
Baltimore Bullets
4-2
1947
Philadelphia Warriors
Chicago Stags
Philadelphia Warriors
4-1
NBA Team Roots  (The NBA was formed in 1949 when the BAA and NBL merged; the ABA joined the NBA in 1976.)



M O S T     V A L U A B L E     P L A Y E R S
NBA Regular Season MVP
Most Times: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (6)

2016-17:  (TBD)
2015-16:  Stephen Curry, Golden State Warriors
2014-15:  Stephen Curry, Golden State Warriors
2013-14:  Kevin Durant, Oklahoma City Thunder
2012-13:  LeBron James, Miami Heat
2011-12:  LeBron James, Miami Heat
2010-11:  Derrick Rose, Chicago Bulls
2009-10:  Lebron James, Cleveland Cavaliers
2008-09:  Lebron James, Cleveland Cavaliers
2007-08:  Kobe Bryant, Los Angeles Lakers
2006-07:  Dirk Nowitzki, Dallas
2005-06:  Steve Nash, Phoenix
2004-05:  Steve Nash, Phoenix
2003-04:  Kevin Garnett, Minnesota
2002-03:  Tim Duncan, San Antonio
2001-02:  Tim Duncan, San Antonio
2000-01:  Allen Iverson, Philadelphia
1999-00:  Shaquille O'Neal, Los Angeles Lakers
1998-99:  Karl Malone, Utah
1997-98:  Michael Jordan, Chicago
1996-97:  Karl Malone, Utah
1995-96:  Michael Jordan, Chicago
1994-95:  David Robinson, San Antonio
1993-94:  Hakeem Olajuwon, Houston
1992-93:  Charles Barkley, Phoenix
1991-92:  Michael Jordan, Chicago
1990-91:  Michael Jordan, Chicago
1989-90:  Magic Johnson, Los Angeles Lakers
1988-89:  Magic Johnson, Los Angeles Lakers
1987-88:  Michael Jordan, Chicago
1986-87:  Magic Johnson, Los Angeles Lakers
1985-86:  Larry Bird, Boston
1984-85:  Larry Bird, Boston
1983-84:  Larry Bird, Boston
1982-83:  Moses Malone, Philadelphia
1981-82:  Moses Malone, Houston
1980-81:  Julius Erving, Philadelphia
1979-80:  Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Los Angeles
1978-79:  Moses Malone, Houston
1977-78:  Bill Walton, Portland
1976-77:  Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Los Angeles
1975-76:  Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Los Angeles
1974-75:  Bob McAdoo, Buffalo
1973-74:  Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Milwaukee
1972-73:  Dave Cowens, Boston
1971-72:  Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Milwaukee
1970-71:  Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Milwaukee
1969-70:  Willis Reed, New York
1968-69:  Wes Unseld, Baltimore
1967-68:  Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia
1966-67:  Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia
1965-66:  Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia
1964-65:  Bill Russell, Boston
1963-64:  Oscar Robertson, Cincinnati
1962-63:  Bill Russell, Boston
1961-62:  Bill Russell, Boston
1960-61:  Bill Russell, Boston
1959-60:  Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia
1958-59:  Bob Pettit, St. Louis
1957-58:  Bill Russell, Boston
1956-57:  Bob Cousy, Boston
1955-56:  Bob Pettit, St. Louis
NBA Final Playoff MVP
Most Times: Michael Jordan (6)

2017:  (TBD)
2016:  LeBron James, Cleveland Cavaliers
2015:  Andre Iguodala, Golden State Warriors
2014:  Kawhi Leonard, San Antonio Spurs
2013:  LeBron James, Miami Heat
2012:  LeBron James, Miami Heat
2011:  Dirk Nowitzki, Dallas Mavericks
2010:  Kobe Bryant, Los Angeles Lakers
2009:  Kobe Bryant, Los Angeles Lakers
2008:  Paul Pierce, Boston
2007:  Tony Parker, San Antonio
2006:  Dwyane Wade, Miami
2005:  Tim Duncan, San Antonio
2004:  Chauncey Billups, Detroit
2003:  Tim Duncan, San Antonio
2002:  Shaquille O'Neal, Los Angeles Lakers
2001:  Shaquille O'Neal, Los Angeles Lakers
2000:  Shaquille O'Neal, Los Angeles Lakers
1999:  Tim Duncan, San Antonio
1998:  Michael Jordan, Chicago
1997:  Michael Jordan, Chicago
1996:  Michael Jordan, Chicago
1995:  Hakeem Olajuwon, Houston
1994:  Hakeem Olajuwon, Houston
1993:  Michael Jordan, Chicago
1992:  Michael Jordan, Chicago
1991:  Michael Jordan, Chicago
1990:  Isiah Thomas, Detroit
1989:  Joe Dumars, Detroit
1988:  James Worthy, Los Angeles Lakers
1987:  Magic Johnson, Los Angeles Lakers
1986:  Larry Bird, Boston
1985:  Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Los Angeles Lakers
1984:  Larry Bird, Boston
1983:  Moses Malone, Philadelphia
1982:  Magic Johnson, Los Angeles Lakers
1981:  Cedric Maxwell, Boston
1980:  Magic Johnson, Los Angeles Lakers
1979:  Dennis Johnson, Seattle
1978:  Wes Unseld, Washington
1977:  Bill Walton, Portland
1976:  Jo Jo White, Boston
1975:  Rick Barry, Golden State
1974:  John Havlicek, Boston
1973:  Willis Reed, New York
1972:  Wilt Chamberlain, Los Angeles Lakers
1971:  Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Milwaukee
1970:  Willis Reed, New York
1969:  Jerry West, Los Angeles Lakers


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