Syracuse Team Formation
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NBA Finals Winners - 3 NBA Finals Wins
The 1983 NBA Playoffs was the postseason tournament of the National Basketball Association's 1982 - 1983 season. This was the final postseason using the 12-team format, before the NBA expanded the postseason to 16 teams the next season. The tournament concluded with the Eastern Conference champion Philadelphia 76ers defeating the Western Conference champion Los Angeles Lakers 4 games to 0 in the NBA Finals. Moses Malone was named NBA Finals MVP.
NBA Finals - 1967
The 1967 NBA World Championship Series was the championship series of the 1966 - 1967 National Basketball Association season, and was the conclusion of the 1967 NBA Playoffs. The best-of-seven series was played between the Western Conference champion San Francisco Warriors and the Eastern Conference champion Philadelphia 76ers. This was the first championship series in 11 years without the Boston Celtics, who were defeated in the Division Finals by Philadelphia.
NBA Finals - 1955
The 1955 NBA World Championship Series was the championship round of the 1954 - 1955 NBA season. The best-of-seven series was won by the Syracuse Nationals, who defeated the Fort Wayne Pistons in the final game when Syracuse's George King made a free throw with 12 seconds left to put the Nationals up 92-91. King then stole the ball from Fort Wayne's Andy Phillip with three seconds remaining to clinch the victory for Syracuse.
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NBA Championships: 3
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