Top Ten Best NBA Franchises

The Top Ten
1 Los Angeles Lakers The Los Angeles Lakers are an American professional basketball team based in Los Angeles. The Lakers compete in the National Basketball Association, as a member of the league's Western Conference Pacific Division. ...read more.

Honestly, I root for the spurs but I know the Lakers are the best. We had everyone. Kobe, LeBron, Kareem, Wilt, Shaq, AD, Magic, Mikan, West, and everyone else. We won the most titles and have a lot of championships. We literally are gonna win the finals this year.

This franchise just keeps on having superstar and in almost every era this franchise always seem to be a great challenge against other teams. Well, we talking about the greatest and this franchise has the most number of great players in the NBA.

"All about 24 baby, way better than anyone that ever played in Boston". Where is Boston Watching us trying to catch up!

Lakers are the most successful franchise winning a championship last against the smeltics we have the last laugh! In your face!

2 Boston Celtics The Boston Celtics are an American professional basketball team based in Boston, Massachusetts. They are specifically known for honing infamous players such as Larry Bird, Bill Russell, Paul Pierce, and more. They are also known for having the most championships in NBA History, with 17 total.

Celtics the best franchise ever. I don't care what Lakers fans say. Celtics crush Lakers in all time head to head matchup. Celtics won 9 of the 12 finals matchups against the Lakers.

Were talking all time not just before the 70's the celtics have 17 finals wins (the most wins recorded by an NBA team just so you know) we had Bill Russell, Larry Bird, Kevin Garnett, Robert Parish, Kevin Mchale, Bob Cousy, John Havlicek, Danny Ainge, Ray Allen, Nate Archibald, Rajon Rondo, Tom Heinsohn, Dennis Johnson, Jo Jo White, Sam Jones, Dave Cowens, and the list still goes on. On top of all that we a shove the fact that we won 9 finals in a row down your throat LAKERS!

Most championships. Lakers "fans" don't count the championships before the 70's because the Celtics beat the Lakers year after year. 6 Celtics championships against the Lakers during the 60's.

17 titles and as a Celtics fan I am proud of that. Some of the best players ever have worn a green jersey such as Bill Russell,Larry bird,Kevin McHale,Bob Cousy, and many others. Also we will many others in further with are young talent. Salty Lakers fan say don't count before the 70s because we kept on beating them year after year.

3 Chicago Bulls The Chicago Bulls are an American professional basketball team based in Chicago, Illinois. The Bulls compete in the National Basketball Association as a member of the league's Eastern Conference Central Division. ...read more.

Even though my team is the Knicks I gotta say the bulls in the 90's were the best basketball team ever... Jordan, Pippen, Rodman were no joke... commin from a Knicks fan

The bulls wouldn't be the team they are if it weren't for Jordan and pippen in my opinion

4 San Antonio Spurs The San Antonio Spurs are an American professional basketball team based in San Antonio, Texas. The Spurs compete in the National Basketball Association as a member of the league's Western Conference Southwest Division.

Even though the Spurs may not have another ring to top Chicago or Golden State, but they sure do have an identity in winning as they are the most winningest team in basketball, and all sports history. That is something to not be ignored.

Tim Duncan is a boss. Back to back MVP awards with 3 finals MVP awards along with with all NBA team and all defensive team honors makes him the most consistent player in the NBA. Not to mention names like David Robinson and George Gervin.

The spurs are the most underrated and most consistent team in the nba of all time. We were at the playoffs for over 2 decades and won over 50 games each season 20 times. We had the best coach of all time and broke the streak of the Kobe/Shaq championship streak

The Spurs have proven to be the most consistently good basketball team of all time. There is really no debating it. They are always a threat, especially when others rule them out.

5 Philadelphia 76ers The Philadelphia 76ers are an American professional basketball team based in the Philadelphia metropolitan area.

Similar to other teams on the list, an amazing history, but have struggled to get another ring. Many of their current players are one trick ponies, I mean Simmons can't shoot, and Embid went 0/17 a few months ago.

This is where they deserve to be people think they are the worst team in history. When they're team hasn't won a championship yet. They also forget Wilt,Malone,and Dr. J. I do agree that they're not the best now but all time they're up there.

Dr. J, Wilt Chamberloan, Moses Malone, Charles Barkely, Allen Iverson. Two Sixers teams are consider top 10 NBA teams all time. This franchise has been down for a while and is prime for a comeback.

This logo to me isn't the Sixers logo we all know and love.

The Allen Iverson era is the main reason the 76ers are what they are today.

6 Detroit Pistons The Detroit Pistons are an American professional basketball team based in Detroit, Michigan. The Pistons compete in the National Basketball Association as a member of the league's Eastern Conference Central Division.

Should've won '88 finals.Bad Boyz took it in '89 and '90. Was the only team considered to have been able to stop MJ. Dominated Eastern conference in the 2000s and won it all in '04 too. Overall has held one of the greatest defensive teams of all time...say no more

To the knicks fan below the pistons have more titles all time than you! The bad boys won back to back and equaled your championship total themselves

7 Golden State Warriors The Golden State Warriors are an American professional basketball team based in San Francisco. The Warriors compete in the National Basketball Association as a member of the league's Western Conference Pacific Division. ...read more.

The latest great dynasty in basketball, but losing Curry and Thomson to injury, and Durant to the Nets really hurt. Draymond Green went from hero to zero. 2021 could prove to be a wonderful rebound with that top draft pick.

Now they are boss! Curry is my favorite player. I think they will win it all for a second straight year!

Warriors has 6 championships, and could go beyond now that they have 5 all stars.

Warriors should be ranked at least top 5 by now.

8 Miami Heat The Miami Heat is an American professional basketball team based in Miami, Florida. The Heat compete in the National Basketball Association as a member of the league's Eastern Conference Southeast Division.

Not as much history as the other top franchises, but it is the most successful expansion franchise. Pat Riley put his championship pedigree to work, and has brought 3 NBA titles, 5 Eastern Conference titles, and numerous Division titles to South Beach.

Not as historic as some of the other teams but they had their time, and guys like Wade and Lebron demand respect.

They have only been in the NBA for 26 years and have been a good team almost every year.

I hate the heat... they are not good... just get support from the nba. It is no shocked that they got swept this nba finals. and let's be honest, they are never going to be even compared to the old lakers

9 New York Knicks The New York Knickerbockers, commonly referred to as the Knicks, are an American professional basketball team based in the borough of Manhattan, in New York City.

Only here because of the championships and the market it's in. But still good though

Easily top 10 their better than the bad boy pistons have more years in the nba than any other team Utah jazz yeah right they have no titles the knicks have been to the finals 5 times come on they should be higher

10 Cleveland Cavaliers The Cleveland Cavaliers, also known as the Cavs, are an American professional basketball team based in Cleveland, Ohio.
The Contenders
11 Houston Rockets The Houston Rockets are an American professional basketball team based in Houston, Texas. The Rockets compete in the National Basketball Association, as a member of the league's Western Conference Southwest Division.
12 Utah Jazz The Utah Jazz are an American professional basketball team based in Salt Lake City, Utah. The Jazz compete in the National Basketball Association as a member club of the league's Western Conference Northwest Division.

They are awesome

Back in the 80s and 90s they were great, still good and they're coming closer to a championship

13 Orlando Magic The Orlando Magic are an American professional basketball team based in Orlando, Florida. The Magic compete in the National Basketball Association as a member club of the league's Eastern Conference Southeast Division.

Terrible on the court, but the best organization off the court taking care of employees and the community. Class act org despite C grade players.

14 Phoenix Suns

They were really good in the 90s and even better in the 2000s going to the conference finals almost every year.

Steve nash is great

15 Milwaukee Bucks The Milwaukee Bucks are an American professional basketball franchise based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The Bucks compete in the National Basketball Association as a member team of the Eastern Conference Central Division.

Only good because of Abdul-jabbar and the Big 'O'! They shouldn't be on this list.

Best team ever. We had Kareem Abdul Jabbar and Oscar Robertson. We also have Giannis and Middleton

16 Toronto Raptors The Toronto Raptors are a Canadian professional basketball team based in Toronto, Ontario. The Raptors compete in the National Basketball Association, as a member of the league's Eastern Conference Atlantic Division.
17 Portland Trail Blazers The Portland Trail Blazers, commonly known as the Blazers, are an American professional basketball team based in Portland, Oregon.
18 Dallas Mavericks The Dallas Mavericks are an American professional basketball team based in Dallas, Texas. The Mavericks compete in the National Basketball Association as a member club of the league's Western Conference Southwest Division.
19 Indiana Pacers
20 Seattle Supersonics The Seattle SuperSonics, commonly known as the Sonics, were an American professional basketball team based in Seattle, Washington.

Sonics are on 76er level

21 Memphis Grizzlies The Memphis Grizzlies are an American professional basketball team based in Memphis, Tennessee. The Grizzlies compete in the National Basketball Association as a member team of the league's Western Conference Southwest Division.
22 Los Angeles Clippers The Los Angeles Clippers, often abbreviated as the LA Clippers, are an American professional basketball team based in Los Angeles.
23 New Jersey Nets
24 Washington Wizards The Washington Wizards are an American professional basketball team based in Washington, D.C. The Wizards compete in the National Basketball Association, as a member of the league's Eastern Conference Southeast Division.

Better then people think

25 Oklahoma City Thunder The Oklahoma City Thunder are an American professional basketball team based in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

They are not lucky they are unlucky as they have lost Kevin Durant and only have Russel Westbrook.

They are the best

My favorite team.

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