The Top 5 NBA Basketball Teams with the Most NBA Championships

  NBA Team NBA Championships Years in League
1 Boston Celtics
(Boston, Massachusetts)
17 72 years
(1946 to 2018)
2 Los Angeles Lakers
(Los Angeles, California)
16 71 years
(1947 to 2018)
3 Chicago Bulls
(Chicago, Illinois)
6 52 years
(1966 to 2018)
4 Golden State Warriors
(Oakland, California)
6 72 years
(1946 to 2018)
5 San Antonio Spurs
(San Antonio, Texas)
5 42 years
(1976 to 2018)
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Sources:  Top 5 of Anything sports research 2018.

List Notes: Data is the top 5 NBA basketball teams that have won the most NBA championship titles as of the 2016 season. Please note that the San Antonio Spurs were founded in 1967 but joined the NBA in 1976. The Los Angeles Lakers were known as the Minneapolis Lakers from 1947 to 1960. The Larry O'Brien NBA Championship Trophy is the championship trophy awarded annually by the National Basketball Association to the winner of the NBA Finals. The name of the trophy was the Walter A. Brown Trophy until 1984.
NBA Basketball Teams with the Most NBA Championships

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