Pacific Division (NBA)

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The Pacific Division is a division in the Western Conference of the NBA. All five Pacific teams were in the division before the Portland Trail Blazers and Seattle SuperSonics went to the new Northwest Division. The current divisions have been active since the start of the 04–05 season. The Los Angeles Lakers are current defending 2010 NBA Pacific Division champions.

Contents

Division lineups

1970–1971

  • Los Angeles Lakers
  • Portland Trail Blazers
  • San Diego Rockets
  • San Francisco Warriors
  • Seattle SuperSonics
Portland Trail Blazers enfranchised. The other four teams come from the Western Division.

1971–1972

  • Golden State Warriors
  • Houston Rockets
  • Los Angeles Lakers
  • Portland Trail Blazers
  • Seattle SuperSonics
San Diego moved to Houston. San Francisco moved to Oakland as Golden State Warriors.

1972–1978

  • Golden State Warriors
  • Los Angeles Lakers
  • Phoenix Suns
  • Portland Trail Blazers
  • Seattle SuperSonics
Houston moved to Central Division. Phoenix moved in from Midwest Division.

1978–1984

  • Golden State Warriors
  • Los Angeles Lakers
  • Phoenix Suns
  • Portland Trail Blazers
  • San Diego Clippers
  • Seattle SuperSonics
The Buffalo Braves moved in from Atlantic Division as the San Diego Clippers.

1984–1988

  • Golden State Warriors
  • Los Angeles Clippers
  • Los Angeles Lakers
  • Phoenix Suns
  • Portland Trail Blazers
  • Seattle SuperSonics
San Diego moved to Los Angeles.

1988–2004

  • Golden State Warriors
  • Los Angeles Clippers
  • Los Angeles Lakers
  • Phoenix Suns
  • Portland Trail Blazers
  • Sacramento Kings
  • Seattle SuperSonics
Sacramento moved in from the Midwest Division.

2004–present

Portland and Seattle moved to the Northwest Division (which was split off from Midwest Division alongside the Southwest Division).

Pacific Division champions

  • 1971: Los Angeles Lakers
  • 1972: Los Angeles Lakers
  • 1973: Los Angeles Lakers
  • 1974: Los Angeles Lakers
  • 1975: Golden State Warriors
  • 1976: Golden State Warriors
  • 1977: Los Angeles Lakers
  • 1978: Portland Trail Blazers
  • 1979: Seattle SuperSonics
  • 1980: Los Angeles Lakers
  • 1981: Phoenix Suns
  • 1982: Los Angeles Lakers
  • 1983: Los Angeles Lakers
  • 1984: Los Angeles Lakers
  • 1985: Los Angeles Lakers
  • 1986: Los Angeles Lakers
  • 1987: Los Angeles Lakers
  • 1988: Los Angeles Lakers
  • 1989: Los Angeles Lakers
  • 1990: Los Angeles Lakers
  • 1991: Portland Trail Blazers
  • 1992: Portland Trail Blazers
  • 1993: Phoenix Suns
  • 1994: Seattle SuperSonics
  • 1995: Phoenix Suns
  • 1996: Seattle SuperSonics
  • 1997: Seattle SuperSonics
  • 1998: Seattle SuperSonics
  • 1999: Portland Trail Blazers
  • 2000: Los Angeles Lakers
  • 2001: Los Angeles Lakers
  • 2002: Sacramento Kings
  • 2003: Sacramento Kings
  • 2004: Los Angeles Lakers
  • 2005: Phoenix Suns
  • 2006: Phoenix Suns
  • 2007: Phoenix Suns
  • 2008: Los Angeles Lakers
  • 2009: Los Angeles Lakers
  • 2010: Los Angeles Lakers
  • 2011: Los Angeles Lakers

Division titles

  • 22: Los Angeles Lakers
  • 6: Phoenix Suns
  • 5: Seattle SuperSonics
  • 4: Portland Trail Blazers
  • 2: Golden State Warriors
  • 2: Sacramento Kings

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