Poll results: Best teams in leaguePosted by Inside Hoops
An InsideHoops.com poll started on July 17 asking readers to select the five best teams in the NBA gave some expected results.
The league champion Los Angeles Lakers, receiving 3,540 votes, got more support than any team, followed by the Miami Heat (3,151 votes), Orlando Magic (2,931) and Boston Celtics (2,900).
The other two teams to receive over 1,000 votes were the Chicago Bulls (1,426), who added Carlos Boozer this summer, and Oklahoma City Thunder (1,149), a talented young team featuring star Kevin Durant.
The Dallas Mavericks (873) also received support.