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Time Since Last Championship by NBA Franchise

Rank Franchise Last Championship/First Game Date Time Since
1 Sacramento Kings/Rochester Royals 1950-51 NBA Championship 4/21/1951 26614 days 1 hour 27 minutes 36 seconds ([ytimer])
2 Atlanta Hawks First Game 10/16/1968 20226 days 1 hour 27 minutes 36 seconds ([ytimer])
3 Phoenix Suns First Game 10/18/1968 20224 days 1 hour 27 minutes 36 seconds ([ytimer])
4 Los Angeles Clippers/Buffalo Braves First Game 10/14/1970 19498 days 1 hour 27 minutes 36 seconds ([ytimer])
5 Milwaukee Bucks 1970-71 NBA Championship 4/30/1971 19300 days 1 hour 27 minutes 36 seconds ([ytimer])
6 New York Knicks 1972-73 NBA Championship 5/10/1973 18559 days 1 hour 27 minutes 36 seconds ([ytimer])
7 Utah Jazz/New Orleans Jazz First Game 10/17/1974 18034 days 1 hour 27 minutes 36 seconds ([ytimer])
8 Indiana Pacers First Game 10/21/1976 16934 days 1 hour 27 minutes 36 seconds ([ytimer])
9 Brooklyn Nets/New York Nets First Game 10/22/1976 17298 days 1 hour 27 minutes 36 seconds ([ytimer])
10 Denver Nuggets First Game 10/22/1976 17298 days 1 hour 27 minutes 36 seconds ([ytimer])
11 Portland Trail Blazers 1976-77 NBA Championship 6/5/1977 17072 days 1 hour 27 minutes 36 seconds ([ytimer])
12 Washington Bullets 1977-78 NBA Championship 6/7/1978 16705 days 1 hour 27 minutes 36 seconds ([ytimer])
13 Oklahoma City Thunder/Seattle Supersonics 1978-79 NBA Championship 6/1/1979 16346 days 1 hour 27 minutes 36 seconds ([ytimer])
14 Philadelphia 76ers 1982-83 NBA Championship 5/31/1983 14886 days 1 hour 27 minutes 36 seconds ([ytimer])
15 Charlotte Hornets First Game 11/4/1988 12902 days 1 hour 27 minutes 36 seconds ([ytimer])
16 Minnesota Timberwolves First Game 11/3/1989 12538 days 1 hour 27 minutes 36 seconds ([ytimer])
17 Orlando Magic First Game 11/4/1989 12537 days 1 hour 27 minutes 36 seconds ([ytimer])
18 Houston Rockets 1994-95 NBA Championship 6/14/1995 10489 days 1 hour 27 minutes 36 seconds ([ytimer])
19 Memphis Grizzlies/Vancouver Grizzlies First Game 11/3/1995 10347 days 1 hour 27 minutes 36 seconds ([ytimer])
20 Chicago Bulls 1997-98 NBA Championship 6/14/1998 9393 days 1 hour 27 minutes 36 seconds ([ytimer])
21 New Orleans Pelicans First Game 10/30/2002 7794 days 1 hour 27 minutes 36 seconds ([ytimer])
22 Detroit Pistons 2003-04 NBA Championship 6/15/2004 7200 days 1 hour 27 minutes 36 seconds ([ytimer])
23 Boston Celtics 2007-08 NBA Championship 6/17/2008 5737 days 1 hour 27 minutes 36 seconds ([ytimer])
24 Los Angeles Lakers 2009-10 NBA Championship 6/17/2010 5007 days 1 hour 27 minutes 37 seconds ([ytimer])
25 Dallas Mavericks 2010-11 NBA Championship 6/12/2011 4647 days 1 hour 27 minutes 37 seconds ([ytimer])
26 Miami Heat 2012-13 NBA Championship 6/20/2013 3908 days 1 hour 27 minutes 37 seconds ([ytimer])
27 San Antonio Spurs 2013-14 NBA Championship 6/15/2014 3548 days 1 hour 27 minutes 37 seconds ([ytimer])
28 Cleveland Cavaliers 2015-16 NBA Championship 6/19/2016 2813 days 1 hour 27 minutes 37 seconds ([ytimer])
29 Golden State Warriors 2017-18 NBA Championship 6/8/2018 2094 days 1 hour 27 minutes 37 seconds ([ytimer])
30 Toronto Raptors 2018-19 NBA Championship 6/13/2019 1724 days 1 hour 27 minutes 37 seconds ([ytimer])