5th Seed Teams That Made the NBA Finals
Summary of how many teams won and lost the NBA Championship after entering the playoffs as the 5 seed, and a full list with all of them one by one with details of year, rival and result of the Finals.
How many 5 seeds have reached the NBA Finals?
Only 1 team that arrived to the Playoffs as the 5th seed reached the Finals.
And how many 5 seeds won the NBA Championship?
So far, no team seeded 5th has won the NBA title.
Summary - 5th Seeded Teams
Notes: the NBA Playoffs have had 5th seeds only since 1975.