Top 10 Oldest NBA Teams
1. San Antonio Spurs
San Antonio Spurs American professional basketball team based in San Antonio, Texas and is part of the National Basketball Association in the Southwest Division of the Western Conference. Current team NBA Champions. San Antonio Spurs 1976 ABA-NBA is one of only four American Basketball Association teams to remain intact after the merger. They also are the only former ABA team to win an NBA championship. . The Spurs, with 5 titles, the fourth-highest title winners, only the Boston Celtics, Chicago Bulls and the Los Angeles pacers. Team after a 38-season NBA appearance since have won 20 out of 24 Division title in 1976. The San Antonio Spurs made the playoffs in 25 seasons but missed the playoffs four times in a part of the NBA.
2. Dallas Mavericks
American professional basketball team based in Dallas, Texas Dallas Mavericks, and it is also known by his nickname “Mavs”. The team is part of the National Basketball Association in the Southwest Division of the Western Conference. The Dallas Mavericks fifth most valuable basketball franchise in the United Nations million estimate, according to a 2013 report by Forbes magazine with a team value of $ 685. 15 December Mavericks, 2001 is currently the longest running streak in North American sales, which in 2013 have sold out 477 consecutive games as the season after. The team was founded in 1980 and since then, they have won three division titles, two conference championships in 1987, 2007 and 2010. In 2006 and 2011, and became the NBA championship in 2011.
3. Washington Wizards
American professional basketball team, the Washington Wizards Washington, DC, and lives in a part of the National Basketball Association in the Southeast Division of the Eastern Conference. Washington Wizards at Verizon Center in general, plays their home matches in the Chinatown neighborhood of Washington, DC. The team began play in 1961 as the first modern expansion team in the Chicago Packers, NBA history. Then just change the team name to the Chicago Zephyrs a year later. They had Bailey Howell, Don OHL, Bob made the Detroit Pistons Terry Dischinger, Rod Thorn and Don Kojis feeling between the fans as it traded for the ferry and Willie Baltimore, the Maryland, in 1963. became the Baltimore Bullets in the team again before Jones 1964-65 NBA season.
4. Memphis Grizzlies
American professional basketball team, the Memphis Grizzlies in Memphis, Tennessee and is based in part of the National Basketball Association in the Southwest Division of the Western Conference. Robert Pera is the current majority owner of the team and the team plays their home matches at FedExForum. Memphis Grizzlies in Vancouver, was founded in 1995 in British Columbia, as the Vancouver Grizzlies. Team team moved to Memphis in 2001. The Memphis Grizzlies in Memphis plays the four major professional league. Early Vancouver Grizzlies was a Canadian professional basketball team and one of the Midwest Division of the Western Conference of the National Basketball Association. As a part of expansion in Canada NBA, Memphis Grizzlies, was founded in 1995 with the Toronto raptors.
5. Chicago Bulls
American professional basketball team The Chicago Bulls is based in Chicago, Illinois, and is a part of the National Basketball Association in Central Division of the Eastern Conference. The team is established on January 26, 1966, and plays their home matches at the United Center which is also known as the “Madhouse on Madison.” During the 90s, Chicago Bulls achieved their greatest success and known for having one of the NBA’s greatest dynasties. The team won six NBA championships between 1991 and 1998. The Chicago Bulls was estimated to be the third most valuable NBA team with an estimated value of $1 billion according to Forbes as of 2013. Two of the most famous basketball players, Michael Jordan and Derrick Rose had won the NBA Most Valuable Player Award as a team member of the Bulls.
6. Cleveland Cavaliers
American professional basketball team based in Cleveland Cavaliers in Cleveland, Ohio, and also known as the Cavs. The team began taking part in the National Basketball Association in 1970 as an expansion team. Cleveland Cavaliers now have a total of 18 playoff seasons and already in 1976, 2009 and 2010, and won the title three times in 2007. Central Division championship in the Eastern Conference championship team title under the ownership of Nick Mileti began his journey in motion. Major League Baseball pitcher Brett Tomko’s father, Jerry Tomko, the name of the team in a competition organized by the Plain Dealer “submitted the winning entry Cavaliers”. Cleveland Cavaliers also makes it a priority to support “the”, “presidents” and “Wild Jays”.
7. Miami Heat
American professional basketball team Miami Heat in Miami, Florida-based, and is part of the National Basketball Association in the Southeast Division of the Eastern Conference. The team plays their home games at the American Airlines Arena in downtown Miami. Current owners of the cruise ship Carnival Corporation, which owns the giant Mickey Arison. Miami Heat was founded in 1988 as one of four expansion franchises to the NBA. The team already in 2006, the title of eleven division titles, five conference in 2012 and won three league championships and while creating the second-longest streak in NBA history until 3 February 2013. On March 27, 2013 Miami Heat 27 items the game won. The team had been estimated to be the sixth most among NBA team in 2013 to $ 625 million, according to Forbes.
8. Los Angeles Clippers
American professional basketball team is a part of the Los Angeles Clippers Los Angeles, California, and the National Basketball Association Western Conference’s Pacific Division. The team was founded in 1970 as Buffalo Brave. Los Angeles Clippers NBA team in 1978 started as the original, 1970. The three expansion teams joining became known as San Diego, Calif., Buffalo, San Diego Clippers after the team moved from New York I was one of three NBA as an expansion franchise, but the Cleveland Cavaliers in the season of 1970-71 buffalo Braves and Portland Trail Blazers in Western new York. The team finally won a Chris Paul and Blake Griffin, Los Angeles Clippers to their first division title since the acquisition as core players moved to Los Angeles in 1984. 2013.
9. Brooklyn Nets
American professional basketball team is part of the Brooklyn Nets Brooklyn, New York, living in a borough of New York City, and the National Basketball Association Eastern Conference Atlantic Division Association. The team was founded as a charter franchise in the NBA during his first appearance rival league, the American Basketball Association, 1967. The team was known as the New Jersey Americans. turned Championship in 2001 and during the 2002 season.
10. Indiana Pacers
American professional basketball team of the National Basketball Association in the Central Division pacers Indianapolis, Indiana-based, and the Eastern Conference with Indiana. The team was founded in 1967 as a member of the American Basketball Association. The team plays at Indiana ABA-NBA merger in 1976. As a result of the NBA became a member in his home pacers with Bankers Life Fieldhouse matches up. The team was named to date with Indiana pacers with the Indianapolis 500 pace cars and racing control. Six investors, Richard Tinkham, the DeVoe of DeVoe’s Chuck, Chuck and Bob Barnes, a group of Collins, the new Market Square Arena in downtown Indianapolis since stayed for 25 years in early 1967. The proposed American Basketball Association Football Association to buy a franchise moved in 1974.