How NBA Finals teams have appeared in the last 20 years?

The NBA Finals in 2023 will feature two teams that are diametrically opposed to one another.

The much fancied Denver Nuggets are in the NBA Finals for the first time. 

They will face the Miami Heat, a team with one of the most illustrious histories in the last 20 years but who entered the postseason through the play-in round this year.

The past won't matter much when tipoff arrives, but it's still crucial to analyze how some franchises have done previously.

The following is a timeline of the NBA Finals during the preceding 20 years:

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Which team has appeared in the most NBA Finals during the last 20 years?

The Miami Heat have topped the rankings seven times in the last ten years.