After losing just two games during the playoffs and sweeping the Lakers in the Finals, Detroit would win a second-consecutive title the following year. So the angle part with him probably wouldn't make a difference. Those two combined for Meanwhile, centers became the passing hub for offenses. And so in that way, I think they're very comparable because guys are going out there, everyone's playing real well. After winning 52 regular-season games, the Sonics were really only tested in the playoffs during a seven-game Western Conference Finals series with Phoenix.
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The Celtics beat the Houston Rockets,in the Finals—losing only one other game during the playoffs—and Boston's. There were 21 such seasons in the s, including seven from Magic Johnson alone. They are the latest in the vanguard of Voltron-like players whose skill sets easily transcend positions, undermining not just teams they face but orthodox conceptions of basketball.
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Okay, so let's get into it and let the individually great players, season-long statistics and team achievements speak for themselves.
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Are this season's Chicago Bulls one of the all-time great teams? league's best record ever --set by the Los Angeles Lakers.
The confidence of those record-breaking Bulls' isn't rooted in cockiness. The Detroit Pistons won their first title at the conclusion of the season, a year in which they also recorded the second-highest win total in franchise history with 63 one measly game behind the mark set by the squad.
And if that turns into wins, so be it for them. Spurs to retire Parker's No. The Lakers dismantled the NBA for an impressive 67 wins. The season also featured the emergence of Devin Harris as a starting-level point guard and the sharpshooting of Jason Terry.
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