Which NBA Teams Have Never Won a Championship?

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BetMGM @BETMGM Jan 18, 2023, 5:12 PM
  • Twelve NBA teams have never won a championship.
  • The SuperSonics won an NBA Finals before becoming the Thunder.

Making the top five in NBA odds to win a championship is difficult enough. Actually winning a title can sometimes seem impossible, especially for some franchises.

Which NBA Teams Have Never Won a Championship?

The Indiana Pacers, the New Orleans Pelicans, the Brooklyn Nets, the Orlando Magic, the Los Angeles Clippers, the Utah Jazz, the Charlotte Hornets, the Denver Nuggets, the Phoenix Suns, the Memphis Grizzlies, the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Minnesota Timberwolves have never won an NBA championship.

This is only counting teams as they currently are. For example, the Thunder have never won a title in Oklahoma City. However, the Seattle SuperSonics won the 1978-79 NBA Finals before they moved and became the Thunder.

NBA Teams to Never Win an NBA Finals

ListTeam
1Indiana Pacers
2New Orleans Pelicans
3Brooklyn Nets
4Orlando Magic
5Los Angeles Clippers
6Utah Jazz
7Charlotte Hornets
8Denver Nuggets
9Phoenix Suns
10Memphis Grizzlies
11Oklahoma City Thunder
12Minnesota Timberwolves

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