No team in NBA history has ever gone undefeated at home during the regular NBA season. The closest that any team has ever come is the 1985-86 Boston Celtics. They went 40-1. I remember it well because it was on my birthday when I turned 74 that year. via
Has any team gone undefeated in the NBA?
Out of these four teams, the Warriors were the only ones to have the best overall season and lose in the NBA Finals. AND it was in that same season that the pitiful Sixers suffered the worst season in NBA history... via
Has any NBA team had a perfect season?
No pitcher has ever achieved a perfect season while qualifying for the ERA title. In the NBA, the 1985–86 Boston Celtics played a nearly perfect home season. via
Has any team lost 4 0 in the NBA Finals?
Two seasons after losing in the Finals, the Lakers won 33 straight games, the longest such streak in NBA history. In 1975, after compiling a 48–34 regular season record, the Golden State Warriors swept the Washington Bullets 4–0 in the 1975 NBA Finals. via
Can NBA teams go 82 0?
It's not impossible, but since the NFL season was extended to 16 regular season games in 1978, only one team has gone 16-0, so trying not to lose at least one game to another top 5 or 10 team in 82 is going to be extremely unlikely. via
What is the longest an NBA team has gone undefeated?
The Los Angeles Lakers hold the record for the longest winning streak in NBA history. They won 33 straight games in the 1971–72 season, compiling a season-best 69–13 record and went on to win the NBA Finals. via
Has any NBA team won a series Down 3 0?
NBA teams have overcome 3–1 deficits 13 times, only one of which occurred in the NBA Finals. The NBA is the only major North American sport with a seven-game playoffs series where no team has overcome a 3–0 deficit. The Celtics won two games on the road during the comeback, and also won the NBA Finals. via
Has anyone come back from 2-0 NBA Finals?
Cleveland Cavaliers - 2016
Arguably the greatest comeback in NBA history. Not only were the Cavaliers down 2-0 in the 2016 NBA Finals, they also trailed 3-1 heading into Game 5 of the series and still managed to bounce back to clinch the franchise's first-ever NBA title. via
Has anyone come back from 3-1 NBA Playoffs?
Only eight teams in NBA history have recovered from 3-1 deficits, including the Heat against the Knicks in the 1997 Eastern Conference semifinals. In Game 5 of the hotly-contested series, Heat forward P.J. Brown body slammed Knicks point guard Charlie Ward . via
Will there be a 2020 NBA Finals?
The Toronto Raptors were defending champions, but lost in the Eastern Conference Semifinals round to the Boston Celtics. None of the teams that made it to the Conference Finals in the 2019 NBA playoffs made the Conference Finals in 2020. via
Who is the shortest player currently playing in the NBA?
Isaiah Thomas: 5-foot-9
As the shortest player currently in the National Basketball Association, Isaiah Thomas is definitely the first player everyone thinks of in this conversation. via
What is the best win loss record in NBA history?
Who is currently the tallest person in the NBA?
The prize for the tallest current player in the NBA goes to Tacko Fall of the Boston Celtics. The 24-year-old is 7 ft 6 in, and has already set NBA records for the tallest player in shoes, and the highest standings reach. In shoes, Fall is 7 ft 7 in, while he has a standing reach of just over ten inches. via
What team has the longest winning streak?
The 1916 New York Giants have the longest winning streak at 26 games. The longest winning streak consisting only of playoff games stands at 12 consecutive wins, by the 1927, 1928 and 1932 New York Yankees (who swept the World Series all three seasons) and tied by the 1998–99 Yankees. via
Who did the Warriors lose a 3-1 lead to?
The Warriors infamously lost three straight games to the Cleveland Cavaliers in 2016, becoming the first team ever to surrender a 3-1 series lead in the NBA Finals. So which collapse is "worse?" Who "choked" the most? via
How often do NBA teams come back from 2-0?
That's 90% of 2-0 teams winning since 2012. Of those series (including the ones in which the 2-0 team lost), 30 went to a Game 6 (37%), and 10 went to a seventh game (12%). Five of the eight teams that overcame a 2-0 deficit actually won in six. via
How many teams have come back down 0 2?
Only four teams in NBA Finals history have come back from 0-2 down. The 2016 Cleveland Cavaliers and 2006 Miami Heat are the most recent Finals teams to come back from 0-2 deficits and win a title. The previous teams were the 1977 Portland Trail Blazers and the 1969 Boston Celtics. via
How many times has a team came back from 2-0?
Of the 14 comebacks, 10 have come in the World Series, while four were in a League Championship Series (two in the AL and two in the National League), which was lengthened to a best-of-seven series beginning in 1985. via
What's a gentleman's sweep?
Gentleman's Sweep (n.): An NBA playoff series that ends in five games. Defined as "sweeping the opponent, but giving them one, you know, to be polite." Preferably, but not necessarily, a series in which the series-winner wins the first three games, loses the fourth, then closes at home. via
Has any baseball team come back from 3 0?
Red Sox Crush Yankees in Historic Comeback The Boston Red Sox made history on Wednesday night, becoming the first baseball team to win a best-of-seven series after trailing 3-0. The unbelievable comeback over the New York Yankees sends Boston to the World Series. via