Active Playoff Streaks for each NBA Team

Detail of consecutive years with or without Playoffs for all current NBA teams. From the best to the worst, each active Playoffs made/missed streaks and the team's performance during those seasons.

Which team has the longest active streak of Playoffs appearances? And which has missed the Playoffs the most times? Here are the answers.

Note: If the final year is '2021' it means the team has not yet officially qualified nor missed the 2022 Playoffs.

NBA Champions = NBA Champions during the streak

= Positive streak /
= Negative streak
Active Playoffs Streaks for each Current NBA Team
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Rk
Team
Active Playoff Streak
Seasons
Season
W-L
(%)
Playoffs
W-L
(%)
Ch
1. Portland Trail Blazers 8 Playoffs made 2014-2021 369-269 (.578) 22-40 (.355) -
2. Boston Celtics 7 Playoffs made 2015-2021 329-225 (.594) 38-40 (.487) -
3. Milwaukee Bucks 5 Playoffs made 2017-2021 248-143 (.634) 36-25 (.590) 1
Utah Jazz 5 Playoffs made 2017-2021 245-145 (.628) 19-26 (.422) -
5. Philadelphia 76ers 4 Playoffs made 2018-2021 195-114 (.631) 19-19 (.500) -
6. Brooklyn Nets 3 Playoffs made 2019-2021 125-101 (.553) 8-13 (.381) -
Denver Nuggets 3 Playoffs made 2019-2021 147-80 (.648) 20-23 (.465) -
Los Angeles Clippers 3 Playoffs made 2019-2021 144-82 (.637) 19-19 (.500) -
9. Dallas Mavericks 2 Playoffs made 2020-2021 85-62 (.578) 5-8 (.385) -
Los Angeles Lakers 2 Playoffs made 2020-2021 94-49 (.657) 18-9 (.667) 1
Miami Heat 2 Playoffs made 2020-2021 84-61 (.579) 14-11 (.560) -
12. Atlanta Hawks 1 Playoffs made 2021-2021 41-31 (.569) 10-8 (.556) -
Memphis Grizzlies 1 Playoffs made 2021-2021 38-34 (.528) 1-4 (.200) -
New York Knicks 1 Playoffs made 2021-2021 41-31 (.569) 1-4 (.200) -
Phoenix Suns 1 Playoffs made 2021-2021 51-21 (.708) 14-8 (.636) -
Washington Wizards 1 Playoffs made 2021-2021 34-38 (.472) 1-4 (.200) -
17. Houston Rockets 1 Playoffs missed 2021-2021 17-55 (.236) - - -
Indiana Pacers 1 Playoffs missed 2021-2021 34-38 (.472) - - -
Oklahoma City Thunder 1 Playoffs missed 2021-2021 22-50 (.306) - - -
Orlando Magic 1 Playoffs missed 2021-2021 21-51 (.292) - - -
Toronto Raptors 1 Playoffs missed 2021-2021 27-45 (.375) - - -
22. Detroit Pistons 2 Playoffs missed 2020-2021 40-98 (.290) - - -
Golden State Warriors 2 Playoffs missed 2020-2021 54-83 (.394) - - -
San Antonio Spurs 2 Playoffs missed 2020-2021 65-78 (.455) - - -
25. Cleveland Cavaliers 3 Playoffs missed 2019-2021 60-159 (.274) - - -
Minnesota Timberwolves 3 Playoffs missed 2019-2021 78-140 (.358) - - -
New Orleans Pelicans 3 Playoffs missed 2019-2021 94-132 (.416) - - -
28. Chicago Bulls 4 Playoffs missed 2018-2021 102-199 (.339) - - -
29. Charlotte Hornets 5 Playoffs missed 2017-2021 167-216 (.436) - - -
30. Sacramento Kings 15 Playoffs missed 2007-2021 437-757 (.366) - - -