NBA Team Sweep History

Note: The First Round didn’t start until 1975, prior to that the Semifinals was the start of the NBA playoffs.

*Note: The High Seed is the team with Home Court advantage.


Philadelphia 76ers Sweep data

The Philadelphia 76ers were also known as :
  • Philadelphia 76ers
  • Syracuse Nationals
RoundFirst RoundSemifinalsConference FinalsLeague FinalsTotal
Total Series233621989
High Seed Sweeps441110
Low Seed Sweeps14005
High Seed Swepts11103
Low Seed Swepts01001

Sweeps By Season (Seasons with no sweeps or swepts are ommited)
SeasonFirst RoundSemifinals Conference FinalsFinalsTotal
1950 Sweeps: 01001
1951 Sweeps: 01001
1953 Swepts: 01001
1954 Sweeps: 00101
1957 Sweeps: 01001
1957 Swepts: 00101
1959 Sweeps: 01001
1961 Sweeps: 01001
1978 Sweeps: 01001
1979 Sweeps: 10001
1980 Sweeps: 10001
1981 Sweeps: 10001
1982 Sweeps: 10001
1983 Sweeps: 01012
1985 Sweeps: 01001
1989 Swepts: 10001
1991 Sweeps: 10001
1999 Swepts: 01001