This is a tough one.. most impressive or ‘toughest run’ would probably be like having a relatively weak team while facing very tough opponents and beating them. So yeah.. definitely NOT KD/Curry Warriors lol. For me my picks for top 5 most impressive championship runs 1 – 1995 Rockets As a sixth seed they had… Continue reading What were the most impressive NBA championship playoff runs?
Pretty simple answer, the Celtics simply outmatched the Lakers, and by the time the Lakers caught up, he was injured and no longer the same. We can check his stats in the Finals 1959 Finals (loss): 22.8 PPG / 11.8 RPG / (no APG recorded on bball reference for some reason for this Finals) Baylor… Continue reading How could Elgin Baylor have never won an NBA championship playing so many years with the Lakers?
I think for me it’s the 1979 Seattle Supersonics This team is rarely ever talked about, although they went to the Finals twice in a row. The reasons why? They had no clear marketable superstar, played for a small market for a team that no longer exists, and played a long time ago thus fading… Continue reading What’s the most underrated championship team in NBA history?