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A Complete List of all the NBA Teams in Alphabetical Order

As you are most probably aware, the NBA has 30 teams which is split into two conferences and then into there divisions within each conference. We have put together a complete list of all the NBA Teams in alphabetical order below.

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Below is a complete list of NBA Teams in alphabetical order by Conference.

List of NBA Teams by Conference

NBA ConferenceNBA Team Name
Eastern ConferenceAtlanta Hawks
Eastern Conference Boston Celtics
Eastern Conference Brooklyn Nets
Eastern Conference Charotte Hornets
Eastern Conference Chicago Bulls
Eastern Conference Cleveland Cavaliers
Eastern Conference Detriot Pistons
Eastern Conference Indiana Pacers
Eastern Conference Miami Heat
Eastern Conference Milwaulke Bucks
Eastern Conference New York Knicks
Eastern Conference Orlando Magic
Eastern Conference Philidelphia 76rs
Eastern Conference Toronto Raptors
Eastern Conference Washington Wizards
Western Conference Dallas Mavericks
Western Conference Denver Nuggets
Western Conference Golden State Warriors
Western Conference Houston Rockets
Western Conference LA Clippers
Western Conference Los Angeles Lakers
Western Conference Memphis Grizzlies
Western Conference Minnestoa Timberwolves
Western Conference New Orleans Pelicans
Western Conference Oklahoma City Thunder
Western Conference Phoenix Suns
Western Conference Portland Trailblazers
Western Conference Sacramento Kings
Western Conference San Antonio Spurs
Western Conference Utah Jazz

List of NBA Teams by Division

There are six divisions in the NBA and we have put the 30 NBA teams in order of the divisions below.

NBA DivisionNBA Team
Atlantic DivisionBoston Celtics
Atlantic Division Brooklyn Nets
Atlantic Division New York Knicks
Atlantic Division Philidelphia 76rs
Atlantic Division Toronto Raptors
Central Division Chicago Bulls
Central Division Cleveland Cavaliers
Central Division Detriot Pistons
Central Division Indiana Pacers
Central Division Milwaulke Bucks
Northwest Division Denver Nuggets
Northwest Division Minnestoa Timberwolves
Northwest Division Oklahoma City Thunder
Northwest Division Portland Trailblazers
Northwest Division Utah Jazz
Pacific Division Golden State Warriors
Pacific Division LA Clippers
Pacific Division Los Angeles Lakers
Pacific Division Phoenix Suns
Pacific Division Sacramento Kings
Southeast Division Atlanta Hawks
Southeast Division Charotte Hornets
Southeast Division Miami Heat
Southeast Division Orlando Magic
Southeast Division Washington Wizards
Southwest Division Dallas Mavericks
Southwest Division Houston Rockets
Southwest Division Memphis Grizzlies
Southwest Division New Orleans Pelicans
Southwest Division San Antonio Spurs

List of NBA Teams by Last Name in Alphabetical Order

Below is a list of entities in alphabetical order by last name.

  • Philadelphia 76rs
  • Milwaukee Bucks
  • Chicago Bulls
  • Cleveland Cavaliers
  • Boston Celtics
  • LA Clippers
  • Memphis Grizzlies
  • Atlanta Hawks
  • Miami Heat
  • Charlotte Hornets
  • Utah Jazz
  • Sacramento Kings
  • New York Knicks
  • Los Angeles Lakers
  • Orlando Magic
  • Dallas Mavericks
  • Brooklyn Nets
  • Denver Nuggets
  • Indiana Pacers
  • New Orleans Pelicans
  • Detroit Pistons
  • Toronto Raptors
  • Houston Rockets
  • San Antonio Spurs
  • Phoenix Suns
  • Oklahoma City Thunder
  • Minnesota Timberwolves
  • Portland Trailblazers
  • Golden State Warriors
  • Washington Wizards

Plain Text List of NBA Teams in Alphabetical Order

Below is a list of NBA teams in alphabetical order in plain text format.

Atlanta Hawks
Boston Celtics
Brooklyn Nets
Charlotte Hornets
Chicago Bulls
Cleveland Cavaliers
Dallas Mavericks
Denver Nuggets
Detroit Pistons
Golden State Warriors
Houston Rockets
Indiana Pacers
Los Angeles Clippers
Los Angeles Lakers
Memphis Grizzlies
Miami Heat
Milwaukee Bucks
Minnesota Timberwolves
New Orleans Pelicans
New York Knicks
Oklahoma City Thunder
Orlando Magic
Philadelphia 76ers
Phoenix Suns
Portland Trail Blazers
Sacramento Kings
San Antonio Spurs
Toronto Raptors
Utah Jazz
Washington Wizards

Printable NBA Team List in Alphabetical Order

Below is a printable document of a list off all the NBA teams in alphabetical order.

List of NBA Teams by abbreviation and Alphabetical order

Below is a list of NBA teams with their abbreviations and in alphabetical order.

Team NameAbbreviation
Atlanta HawksATL
Brooklyn NetsBKN
Boston CelticsBOS
Charlotte HornetsCHA
Chicago BullsCHI
Cleveland CavaliersCLE
Dallas MavericksDAL
Denver NuggetsDEN
Detroit PistonsDET
Golden State WarriorsGSW
Houston RocketsHOU
Indiana PacersIND
Los Angeles ClippersLAC
Los Angeles LakersLAL
Memphis GrizzliesMEM
Miami HeatMIA
Milwaukee BucksMIL
Minnesota TimberwolvesMIN
New Orleans PelicansNOP
New York KnicksNYK
Oklahoma City ThunderOKC
Orlando MagicORL
Philadelphia 76ersPHI
Phoenix SunsPHX
Portland Trail BlazersPOR
Sacramento KingsSAC
San Antonio SpursSAS
Toronto RaptorsTOR
Utah JazzUTA
Washington WizardsWAS

NBA Teams in Alphabetical Order by State

Below is a list of NBA teams in alphabetical order by state.

StateNBA Team Name
ArizonaPhoenix Suns
CaliforniaGolden State Warriors
CaliforniaLos Angeles Clippers
CaliforniaLos Angeles Lakers
CaliforniaSacramento Kings
ColoradoDenver Nuggets
FloridaMiami Heat
FloridaOrlando Magic
GeorgiaAtlanta Hawks
IllinoisChicago Bulls
IndianaIndiana Pacers
LouisianaNew Orleans Pelicans
MassachusettsBoston Celtics
MichiganDetroit Pistons
MinnesotaMinnesota Timberwolves
New YorkBrooklyn Nets
New YorkNew York Knicks
North CarolinaCharlotte Hornets
OhioCleveland Cavaliers
OklahomaOklahoma City Thunder
OregonPortland Trail Blazers
PennsylvaniaPhiladelphia 76ers
TennesseeMemphis Grizzlies
TexasDallas Mavericks
TexasHouston Rockets
TexasSan Antonio Spurs
UtahUtah Jazz
WisconsinMilwaukee Bucks
Washington DCWashington Wizards

It should be noted that Washington DC is not a state, its a district.

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