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NBA Champions

Year Team Coach
2020 Los Angeles Lakers Frank Vogel
2019 Toronto Raptors Nick Nurse
2018 Golden State Warriors Steve Kerr
2017 Golden State Warriors Steve Kerr
2016 Cleveland Cavaliers David Blatt (30-11)
Tyronn Lue (27-14)

#1 Draft Pick

Year Player Team
2020 Anthony Edwards SG Timberwolves
2019 Zion Williamson PF Pelicans
2018 Deandre Ayton C Suns
2017 Markelle Fultz PG/SG 76ers
2016 Ben Simmons PF/PG 76ers

League Executives

Tenure Name Title
2014-20 Adam Silver Commissioner
1984-13 David Stern Commissioner
1976-83 Larry O'Brien Commissioner
1964-75 J. Walter Kennedy Commissioner
1950-63 Maurice Podoloff Commissioner

Players' Union Leaders

Tenure Name Title
2013-20 Michele Roberts Union Director
1997-12 Billy Hunter Union Director
1995-96 Simon Gourdine Union Director
1988-94 Charles Grantham Union Director
1970-87 Larry Fleisher Union Director

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