Basketball

Ranking all 30 NBA franchises.

Graphicle: We've comparing states & performance to rank the franchise that will compete in the upcoming National Basketball Association (NBA) season.

2017 Rankings

NBA Franchises

1 Los Angeles Lakers

LEADERS

Magic Johnson, Kobe Bryant, Kareem Abdul-Jabar

0.598 WIN%

16 titles

60 playoffs

2 Boston Celtics

LEADERS

Lary Bird, Bill Russell, Paul Pierce

0.589 WIN%

17 titles

54 playoffs

3 San Antonio Spurs

LEADERS

Tim Duncan, David Robinson, George Gervin

0.603 WIN%

5 titles

45 playoffs

4 Chicago Bulls

LEADERS

Michael Jordan, Scottie Pippen, Dennis Rodman

0.522 WIN%

6 titles

35 playoffs

5 Detroit Pistons

LEADERS

Joe Dumars, Isiah Thomas, Dave Bing

0.489 WIN%

3 titles

41 playoffs

6 Philadelphia 76ers

LEADERS

Julius Erving, Charles Barkley, Allen Iverson

0.511 WIN%

3 titles

47 playoffs

7 Atlanta Hawks

LEADERS

Bob Pettit, Dominique Wilkins, Pete Maravich

0.5 WIN%

1 titles

46 playoffs

8 Houston Rockets

LEADERS

Yao Ming, Hakeem Olajuwon, Moses Malone

0.52 WIN%

2 titles

31 playoffs

9 New York Knicks

LEADERS

Walt Frazier, Patrick Ewing, Willis Reed

0.492 WIN%

2 titles

42 playoffs

10 Miami Heat

LEADERS

Dwyane Wade, Shaquille O’Neal, Alonzo Mourning

0.52 WIN%

3 titles

19 playoffs

11 Milwaukee Bucks

LEADERS

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Oscar Robertson, Sidney Moncrief

0.51 WIN%

1 titles

29 playoffs

12 Golden State Warriors

LEADERS

Wilt Chamberlain, Steph Curry, Rick Barry

0.478 WIN%

5 titles

33 playoffs

13 Dallas Mavericks

LEADERS

Dirk Nowitzki, Steve Nash, Jason Kidd

0.507 WIN%

1 titles

21 playoffs

14 Washington Wizards

LEADERS

Elvin Hayes, Wes Unseld, Earl Monroe

0.453 WIN%

1 titles

28 playoffs

15 Oklahoma City Thunder

LEADERS

Gary Payton, Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook

0.539 WIN%

1 titles

29 playoffs

16 Portland Trailblazers

LEADERS

Bil Walton, Clyde Drexler, Damian Lillard

0.534 WIN%

1 titles

33 playoffs

17 Phoenix Suns

LEADERS

Charles Barkley, Steve Nash, Kevin Johnson

0.541 WIN%

0 titles

29 playoffs

18 Utah Jazz

LEADERS

Karl Malone, John Stockton, Adrian Dantley

0.537 WIN%

0 titles

26 playoffs

19 Orlando Magic

LEADERS

Penny Hardaway, Shaquille O’Neal, Dwight Howard

0.485 WIN%

0 titles

14 playoffs

20 Indiana Pacers

LEADERS

Reggie Miller, George McGinnis, Paul George

0.511 WIN%

3 titles

33 playoffs

21 Sacramento Kings

LEADERS

Oscar Robertson, Nate Archibald, Chris Webber

0.458 WIN%

1 titles

29 playoffs

22 Cleveland Cavaliers

LEADERS

LeBron James, Brad Daugherty, Kyrie Irving

0.467 WIN%

1 titles

21 playoffs

23 Brooklyn Nets

LEADERS

Jason Kidd, Vince Carter, Drazen Petrovic

0.432 WIN%

2 titles

26 playoffs

24 Denver Nuggets

LEADERS

Alex English, Dan Issel, Carmelo Anthony

0.497 WIN%

0 titles

33 playoffs

25 Toronto Raptors

LEADERS

Vince Carter, Damon Stoudemire, Chris Bosh

0.447 WIN%

0 titles

9 playoffs

26 Minnesota Timberwolves

LEADERS

Kevin Garnett, Sam Cassell, Karl-Anthony Towns

0.391 WIN%

0 titles

8 playoffs

27 New Orleans Pelicans

LEADERS

Chris Paul, Glen Rice, Anthony Davis

0.463 WIN%

0 titles

6 playoffs

28 LA Clippers

LEADERS

Bill Walton, Bob McAdoo, Blake Griffin

0.399 WIN%

0 titles

13 playoffs

29 Memphis Grizzlies

LEADERS

Bryant Reeves, Marc Gasol, Rudy Gay

0.42 WIN%

0 titles

10 playoffs

30 Charlotte Hornets

LEADERS

Emeka Okafor, Gerald Wallace, Stephen Jackson

0.44 WIN%

0 titles

10 playoffs

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