Originally Posted by maldoror
I must be getting old if the Bulls of the 90s and Lakers of the 80s are not part of the modern era. I just don't agree with that. The modern era started when the ABA merged with the NBA and all team accomplishments after 1976 should be considered modern era, while the Celtics titles from the 60's and early 70's were not modern era.
Yes, so that puts the Spurs 4th on that list. Too many titles in that group of teams. They'd 3 more to surpass the Bulls.... There is no catching the Celtics and Lakers. But 4th is nothing to be ashamed of.