The Spurs franchise actually started in Dallas as the Chaparrals in 1967, but moved to San Antonio and were renamed the Spurs in 1973.
They entered the NBA in 1967.
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The Washington Bullets over the Seattle SuperSonics.
Rashard Lewis was selected as the third pick in the second round of the 1998 NBA Draft, by the Seattle SuperSonics.
The Seattle SuperSonics won the 1978-1979 NBA finals.
14th round pick by the Seattle Supersonics in the 1968 NBA Draft
Gary Payton is best known for his 13 year tenure with the Seattle SuperSonics. He has also played with the Milwaukee Bucks, the Los Angeles Lakers, the Boston Celtics and the Miami Heat.
The Chicago Bulls defeated the Seattle Supersonics, 4 games to 2, to win the NBA championship in 1996.
The Oklahama City Thunder have recently relocated from Seattle (formerly the Seattle Supersonics), but the newest franchise in the NBA is the Charlotte Bobcats.
Through the 2007-08 season, the Supersonics have played in three NBA finals: 1978 - lost to the Washington Bullets 1979 - defeated the Washington Bullets 1996 - lost to the Chicago Bulls