National Basketball Association, 2016

April 26, 2017 by in Basketball Standings tags: ,

In 2016 we see the National Basketball Association hold its 126th season of premier basketball (since 1890), and 67th season of formal league play (since 1949). The season started October 27, 2015 and ran until June 19, 2016. Conventionally, this season is named NBA 2015-2016 since the exhibition and regular season started in 2015 and culminated in the NBA Finals championship series in 2016.

Thirty teams competed in an 82 game season, with sixteen of the 30 teams (53%) competing in the playoffs. The Eastern Conference and Western Conference champions faced off against each other for the NBA Finals Championship.

 

 

Championships spanning 2015-16 for Easter Conference (NBA)
Team # of Championships EC (NBA) Championship Points
Cleveland Cavaliers
2 (2015-16) 28 (+14)

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Championships spanning 2015-16 for Western Conference (NBA)
Team # of Championships WC (NBA) Championship Points
Golden State Warriors
2 (2015-16) 28 (+14)

 


 

Championships spanning 2015-16 for NBA Finals Championship
Team # of Championships Premier Championship Points
Cleveland Cavaliers
1 (2016) 29
Golden State Warriors
1 (2015) 29

The 67th NBA Finals championship saw the Golden State Warriors defeat the Cleveland Cavaliers four games to two with the following results:

1 – June 2 – Cleveland Cavaliers 89 @ 104 Golden State Warriors
2 – June 5 – Cleveland Cavaliers 77 @ 110 Golden State Warriors
3 – June 8 – Golden State Warriors 90 @ 120 Cleveland Cavaliers
4 – June 10 – Golden State Warriors 108 @ 97 Cleveland Cavaliers
5 – June 13 – Cleveland Cavaliers 112 @ 97 Golden State Warriors
6 – June 16 – Golden State Warriors 101 @ 115 Cleveland Cavaliers
7 – June 19 – Cleveland Cavaliers 93 @ 89 Golden State Warriors

 

Al Young

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