Dallas’ Trey Burke hit a corner three with 23.5 seconds left in the second quarter to give the Mavs an unfathomable 77-27 lead at halftime on Sunday at Staples Center, the largest halftime margin since the introduction of the shot clock in 1954-1955. Essentially, the biggest NBA halftime lead ever.
What is the largest margin of victory in an NBA playoff game?
Golden State’s 41-point win (126-85) is the team’s largest margin of victory ever in the postseason, passing the mark of 39 set by the Philadelphia Warriors in an 85-46 win over the St. Louis Bombers on April 6, 1948. For the Warriors, the victory breaks the record set by the Philadelphia Warriors back in 1948.
How many teams have won 70 games in the NBA?
The top teams of that group — the 2016 Warriors and 1996 Bulls — are the two 70-win teams in NBA history. Both teams won 20 of their last 24 games.
What is the best record in NBA history?
Golden State Warriors: 73-9, 2015-2016
Golden State delivered the greatest regular-season performance we’ve ever seen, setting NBA records in the process. The Warriors broke the single-season record for wins, started the year 24-0 and never lost consecutive games in the regular season.
Has there ever been a 3 0 comeback in NBA?
No. The NBA is the only major American sports league in which no team has come back from such a series deficit in the playoffs. In fact, only 3 series have gone to 7 games after a team has taken a 3-0 lead.
Has an NBA team ever went 82 0?
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…
Who is the winningest NBA team?
By clinching the 2020 NBA title, the Los Angeles Lakers have 17 championships to their name – tied for the most all-time with the Boston Celtics. Both franchises have accounted for 45.9% of the 74 championships in NBA history.
Who has the best NBA record 2020?
Who Has The Best NBA Record 2020? The Milwaukee Bucks currently have the best record in the NBA, sitting at 53-12.
What’s the worst NBA record ever?
The Bobcats clinched the worst record in NBA history by losing 104-84 to the New York Knicks on April 26, 2012, in a shortened season or otherwise. Guard-forward Gerald Henderson led the team in scoring, with an average of 15.1 points per game.
Has any NBA team gone undefeated in playoffs?
The closest any NBA teams have come to an undefeated postseason are the 2016–17 Golden State Warriors, who went 16–1, losing one game to the Cavaliers in the NBA Finals, and the 2000–01 Los Angeles Lakers, who went 15–1, losing 1 game to the Philadelphia 76ers in the NBA finals.
Who blew a 3-1 lead?
Only one team has blown a 3-1 lead in the Finals: The 2016 Golden State Warriors.
Has any NBA team won 4 0 in the finals?
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. In 1976, the Phoenix Suns, after only eight years of existence as a franchise, overcame a losing record early in the season to build a remarkable win streak to finish 42–40.
Has any NBA team blew a 3 0 lead?
Red Wings nearly got revenge on Maple Leafs for blown 3–0 lead three years previously. Islanders came back from 3–0 deficit to win in the previous round. Canucks won game 7 in overtime after Blackhawks tied it 1–1 with a shorthanded goal with 1:56 left. Second time this year a team forced a game 7 after down 3–0.