Before the start of the 1983 NBA playoffs, Moses Malone was asked his prediction for the upcoming playoffs. He answered fo' fo' fo' - meaning the Sixers would sweep each round of the playoffs. It turned out be fo' fi' fo', as the Sixers needed 5 games to dispense of the Milwaukee Bucks in the conference finals.
It is the 25th anniversary of that quote and that championship. Finally, the Philadelphia Phillies are World Champions!!! I guess the memorable quote this time is from Chase Utley: "World Champions. [pause] World Effing Champions!!!"
Here some facts on each of the teams since they won their last championship:
|Year of Last Championship||Seasons without a Championship||Playoff appearances since||Finals appearances since||Fans attended since||# of other teams who have won|
Between May 31, 1983 and
October 29, 2008: