Warriors win 83rd game of season, third-most ever

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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:

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Team Regular season Playoffs Overall
1995-96 CHI 72-10 15-3 87-13
1996-97 CHI 69-13 15-4 84-17
2014-15 GSW 67-15 16-5 83-20
1985-86 BOS 67-15 15-3 82-18
1991-92 CHI 67-15 15-7 82-22
1999-00 LAL 67-15 15-8 82-23
2012-13 MIA 66-16 16-7 82-23
2007-08 BOS 66-16 16-10 82-26
1971-72 LAL 69-13 12-3 81-16
2008-09 LAL 65-17 16-7 81-24
1986-87 LAL 65-17 15-3 80-20

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.