10 Most Brutal NBA Rivalries Of All Time
The Bulls and Pistons probably had some of the most memorable playoff series of the 90’s and even now. That time period was the one that saw Michael Jordan evolve into the NBA’s best player while Detroit and their ‘Bad Boys’ also became championship contenders.
Detroit won back-to-back titles in the 1989 and 1990 NBA Finals after defeating Jordan’s Bulls in the Eastern Conference Finals both times.
In the 1991 NBA Playoffs, Chicago used teamwork to finally knock off the Pistons. They would go on to the NBA Finals and defeat the Lakers for their first ever NBA championship.
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