The first NBA champions were the Boston C's not the Dallas Mavericks!
The NBA team that was first to be swept out was the San Antonio spurs and yet they were the 2007 NBA Champions.
The first NBA champions were the Philadelphia Warriors. They won the first NBA championship (back when it was still the BAA) in the 1946-47 season, defeating the Chicago Stags 4 games to 1 in the finals.
Yes conference champions get rings in the nba.
The San Antonio Spurs were the NBA champions in 2014
High School - Everett High School, Lansing, MI 1976-77 State Champions College - Michigan State 1978-79 NCAA Champions NBA - Los Angeles Lakers 1979-80 NBA Champions 1981-82 NBA Champions 1984-85 NBA Champions 1986-87 NBA Champions 1987-88 NBA Champions
who were the champions of the nba for the last 10 years?
The Philadelphia Warriors are on record as the first NBA Champions in 1947.
Boston Celtics are the current NBA Champions as of the 2008 season.
The Lakers were the 2008-2009 NBA champions.