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List Of NBA Finals Sweeps

List Of NBA Finals Sweeps

Golden State Warriors lead 3-0 against Cleveland Cavaliers and if they win the next game, they will become the first team in NBA history to have 16-0 in the Playoffs and they will sweep the Cavs and LeBron James.

Did you ever ask yourself: How many sweeps have happened in the NBA Finals? Ok, I know you remember when San Antonio Spurs swept Cleveland Cavaliers 10 years ago, but do you know how many sweeps we have seen in the Finals?

This is the 71st season and so far, eight times the NBA Finals ended in a sweep. Yeah, only eight times and LeBron James already had one 10 years ago.

Check the list of NBA Finals Sweeps.

1958-59 Boston Celtics 4-0 Minneapolis Lakers

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1970-71 Milwaukee Bucks 4-0 Baltimore Bullets


1974-75 Golden State Warriors 4-0 Washington Bullets


1982-83 Philadelphia 76ers 4-0 Los Angeles Lakers


1988-89 Detroit Pistons 4-0 Los Angeles Lakers


1994-95 Houston Rockets 4-0 Orlando Magic


2001-02 Los Angeles Lakers 4-0 New Jersey Nets

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2006-07 San Antonio Spurs 4-0 Cleveland Cavaliers