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Old 05-12-2013, 02:00 PM   #1
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Default 10 Worst NBA Franchises of All Time

1. LA Clippers
2. Charlotte Bobcats
3. New Orleans Pelicans
4. Toronto Raptors
5. Memphis Grizzlies
6. Washington Wizards
7. Cleveland Cavaliers
8. Milwaukee Bucks
9. Denver Nuggets
10. Atlanta Hawks

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Old 05-12-2013, 02:04 PM   #2
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It's amazing to me that Memphis isn't on this list. In terms of small market and butts in seats.. they are near the bottom.

They've done a really good job in the last 10 years, and have put some of the more bigger cities to shame..

Some cities, like NY.. Clippers.. must be so hard to be a fan.
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Old 05-12-2013, 02:05 PM   #3
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i would remove the Hawks, Bucks and the Knicks. these teams have won a championship.
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Old 05-12-2013, 02:05 PM   #4
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Miami could be on that list if you take out the last few years.
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Old 05-12-2013, 02:06 PM   #5
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Any team thats won a Nba championship shouldn't be on here... -_- and Minnesota shouldn't be third they made the WCF in 2004 and they had a stretch where they made the playoffs almost 10 years in a row (i forgot the exact number) ... Take off the Knicks, Hawks, Nets, Cavaliers and put Nuggets, Grizzlies,Hornets,Wizards
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Old 05-12-2013, 02:07 PM   #6
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Default Re: 10 Worst NBA Franchises of All Time

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1. Charlotte Bobcats
2. Toronto Raptors
3. Minnesota Timberwolves
4. LA Clippers
5. Sacramento Kings
6. Milwaukee Bucks
7. Cleveland Cavaliers
8. Atlanta Hawks
9. Brooklyn Nets
10. NY Knicks


If we're doing "all-time," Clippers are #1 because they've been irrelevant longer than any team in the history of the NBA. Bobcats can't be #1 over the Clippers because the 'Cats have only been around for a short period of time, though they have been terrible for every year except one.
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Old 05-12-2013, 02:41 PM   #7
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Attendance is a pretty good way of guaging it.. a team that always has empty seats is pretty useless.
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Old 05-12-2013, 02:44 PM   #8
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What are the Cavs doing on this list?
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Old 05-12-2013, 02:45 PM   #9
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Miami?

They have no history, a couple rings*, no real hall of fame players until Wade gets in, retired jerseys? Buncha average players + MJ who never played for them

top 10 def
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Old 05-12-2013, 02:52 PM   #10
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My Minnesota Timberwolves did not make the list. Oh man...Who changed the list?
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Old 05-12-2013, 02:57 PM   #11
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Miami?

They have no history, a couple rings*, no real hall of fame players until Wade gets in, retired jerseys? Buncha average players + MJ who never played for them

top 10 def

Yeah... Zo and Timmy were so average... The lack of actual knowledgable posters on this board ****ing astounds me every day.
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Old 05-12-2013, 02:58 PM   #12
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Memphis was suddenly edited in.. but they have been pretty crap in the bad years, but pretty good in the good years. Any West playoff team.. would easily be a playoff team in the East. The East is hopeless..
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Old 05-12-2013, 03:04 PM   #13
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Teams that have never made it to the NBA Finals

Bobcats
Clippers
Grizzlies
Hornets
Timberwolves
Raptors
Nuggets

Teams that have never won a championship but made it to the NBA Finals

Nets
Suns
Jazz
Pacers
Magic
Cavaliers

We can throw out the teams that have made it to the NBA Finals twice out of the top 10 (Nets, Suns, Jazz). That leaves us with 10 Franchises that have never won a championship and either made it to the Finals once or never.

Top 10 worst NBA Franchises
1. Bobcats
2. Raptors
3. Grizzlies
4. Clippers
5. Hornets
6. Timberwolves
7. Nuggets
8. Magic
9. Cavaliers
10. Pacers

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Old 05-12-2013, 03:06 PM   #14
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Milwaukee & Atlanta o_O

...Wow...
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Old 05-12-2013, 03:07 PM   #15
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Toronto Raptors
Sacramento Kings
Minnesota Timberwolves
LA Clippers
Charlotte Bobcats
New Orleans Pelicans
Memphis Grizzlies
Washington Wizards

These franchises have to go.
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