Warriors win 83rd game of season, third-most ever
The Warriors didn’t just win a championship Tuesday.
They cemented themselves as one of the best teams in NBA history.
Golden State won its 83rd game of the season – 67-15 in the regular season, 16-5 in the playoffs. Only Michael Jordan’s Bulls have won more games in a season.
Here are the 11 teams to win 80 games in a season:
Yes, the Warriors had advantages over older teams – a longer series in the round of 16, a round of 16 period.
But they answered every challenge in front of them, winning games at a historic clip.