Who Won the NBA Championship?

NBA Championship

The NBA Finals pits the Western Conference and Eastern Conferences champions of the NBA against each other in a best-of-seven series.

Between 1959 and 1966 the Boston Celtics won an amazing eight years in a row. The Celtics have 17 total championships. The Lakers (Minneapolis and Los Angeles) are next with 16 NBA Championships.

Year Winner Runner Up
2016-17 Golden State Warriors Cleveland Cavaliers 4-1 Details >>
2015-16 Cleveland Cavaliers Golden State Warriors 4-3 Details >>
2014-15 Golden State Warriors Cleveland Cavaliers 4-2 Details >>
2013-14 San Antonio Spurs Miami Heat 4-1 Details >>
2012-13 Miami Heat San Antonio Spurs 4-3 Details >>
2011-12 Miami Heat Oklahoma City Thunder 4-1 Details >>
2010-11 Dallas Mavericks Miami Heat 4-2 Details >>
2009-10 Los Angeles Lakers Boston Celtics 4-3 Details >>
2008-09 Los Angeles Lakers Orlando Magic 4-1 Details >>
2007-08 Boston Celtics Los Angeles Lakers 4-2 Details >>
2006-07 San Antonio Spurs Cleveland Cavaliers 4-0 Details >>
2005-06 Miami Heat Dallas Mavericks 4-2 Details >>
2004-05 San Antonio Spurs Detroit Pistons 4-3 Details >>
2003-04 Detroit Pistons Los Angeles Lakers 4-1 Details >>
2002-03 San Antonio Spurs New Jersey Nets 4-2 Details >>
2001-02 Los Angeles Lakers New Jersey Nets 4-0 Details >>
2000-01 Los Angeles Lakers Philadelphia 76ers 4-1 Details >>
1999-00 Los Angeles Lakers Indiana Pacers 4-2 Details >>
1998-99 San Antonio Spurs New York Knicks 4-1 Details >>
1997-98 Chicago Bulls Utah Jazz 4-2 Details >>
1996-97 Chicago Bulls Utah Jazz 4-2 Details >>
1995-96 Chicago Bulls Seattle SuperSonics 4-2 Details >>
1994-95 Houston Rockets Orlando Magic 4-0 Details >>
1993-94 Houston Rockets New York Knicks 4-3 Details >>
1992-93 Chicago Bulls Phoenix Suns 4-2 Details >>
1991-92 Chicago Bulls Portland Trail Blazers 4-2 Details >>
1990-91 Chicago Bulls Los Angeles Lakers 4-1 Details >>
1989-90 Detroit Pistons Portland Trail Blazers 4-1 Details >>
1988-89 Detroit Pistons Los Angeles Lakers 4-0 Details >>
1987-88 Los Angeles Lakers Detroit Pistons 4-3 Details >>
1986-87 Los Angeles Lakers Boston Celtics 4-2 Details >>
1985-86 Boston Celtics Houston Rockets 4-2 Details >>
1984-85 Los Angeles Lakers Boston Celtics 4-2 Details >>
1983-84 Boston Celtics Los Angeles Lakers 4-3 Details >>
1982-83 Philadelphia 76ers Los Angeles Lakers 4-0 Details >>
1981-82 Los Angeles Lakers Philadelphia 76ers 4-2 Details >>
1980-81 Boston Celtics Houston Rockets 4-2 Details >>
1979-80 Los Angeles Lakers Philadelphia 76ers 4-2 Details >>
1978-79 Seattle Supersonics Washington Bullets 4-1 Details >>
1977-78 Washington Bullets Seattle Supersonics 4-3 Details >>
1976-77 Portland Trail Blazers Philadelphia 76ers 4-2 Details >>
1975-76 Boston Celtics Phoenix Suns 4-2 Details >>
1974-75 Golden State Warriors Washington Bullets 4-1 Details >>
1973-74 Boston Celtics Milwaukee Bucks 4-3 Details >>
1972-73 New York Knicks Los Angeles Lakers 4-1 Details >>
1971-72 Los Angeles Lakers New York Knicks 4-1 Details >>
1970-71 Milwaukee Bucks Baltimore Bullets 4-1 Details >>
1969-70 New York Knicks Los Angeles Lakers 4-3 Details >>
1968-69 Boston Celtics Los Angeles Lakers 4-3 Details >>
1967-68 Boston Celtics Los Angeles Lakers 4-2 Details >>
1966-67 Philadelphia 76ers San Francisco Warriors 4-2 Details >>
1965-66 Boston Celtics Los Angeles Lakers 4-3 Details >>
1964-65 Boston Celtics Los Angeles Lakers 4-1 Details >>
1963-64 Boston Celtics San Francisco Warriors 4-1 Details >>
1962-63 Boston Celtics Los Angeles Lakers 4-2 Details >>
1961-62 Boston Celtics Los Angeles Lakers 4-3 Details >>
1960-61 Boston Celtics St Louis Hawks 4-1 Details >>
1959-60 Boston Celtics St Louis Hawks 4-3 Details >>
1958-59 Boston Celtics Minneapolis Lakers 4-1 Details >>
1957-58 St Louis Hawks Boston Celtics 4-2 Details >>
1956-57 Boston Celtics St Louis Hawks 4-3 Details >>
1955-56 Philadelphia Warriors Fort Wayne Pistons 4-1 Details >>
1954-55 Syracuse Nationals Fort Wayne Pistons 4-3 Details >>
1953-54 Minneapolis Lakers Syracuse Nationals 4-3 Details >>
1952-53 Minneapolis Lakers New York Knicks 4-1 Details >>
1951-52 Minneapolis Lakers New York Knicks 4-3 Details >>
1950-51 Rochester Royals New York Knicks 4-3 Details >>
1949-50 Minneapolis Lakers Syracuse Nationals 4-2 Details >>
1948-49 Minneapolis Lakers Washington Capitols 4-2 Details >>
1947-48 Baltimore Bullets Philadelphia Warriors 4-2 Details >>
1946-47 Philadelphia Warriors Chicago Stags 4-1 Details >>