Stat Factory: Here's to the winners   

Updated: April 11, 2007, 12:47 PM ET

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Because the bottom of any list of losers is the start of another list of winners, here's our losers list bottoms-up. In other words, say it loud and proud San Antonio, because you're No. 1! (To see our complete methodology, check out our losers list.)

1. SAN ANTONIO: | Record: 1,581-1,099-0 (.590)

Teams:
• NBA: Spurs (1977-2007): 1435-993, Spurs (ABA; 1974-1976): 146-106

2. SALT LAKE CITY | Record: 1,227-955 (.562)

Teams:
• NBA: Jazz (1980-2007): 1227-955

3. GREEN BAY | Record: 624-501-36 (.545)

Teams:
• NFL: Packers (1921-2007): 624-501-36

4. EDMONTON | Record: 981-833-262 (.541)

Teams:
• NHL: Oilers (1979-2007): 981-791-262-33-9

5. MONTREAL | Record: 5,773-4,968-915 (.537)

Teams:
• NHL: Canadiens (1926-2007): 2,776-1,760-831-32-3, Maroons (1926-1938): 242-230-84-0-0
• MLB: Expos (1969-2004): 2,755-2,943

6. CALGARY | Record: 920-805-271 (.5334)

Teams:
• NHL: Flames (1980-2007): 920-775-271-23-7

7. PORTLAND | Record: 1,556-1,364-0 (.5329)

Teams:
• NBA: Trail Blazers (1971-2007): 1556-1364

8. JACKSONVILLE | Record: 102-90-0 (.531)

Teams:
• NFL: Jaguars (1995-2007): 102-90-0

9. LOS ANGELES | Record: 9,396-8,478-443 (.523)

Teams:
• NHL: Kings (1967-2007): 1,203-1,356-424-30-1
• NFL: Raiders (1982-1994): 118-82-0, Rams (1946-1994): 364-299-18, Buccaneers (defunct; 1926): 6-3-1
• NBA: Lakers (1961-2007): 2,349-1,377, Clippers (1985-2007): 619-1,153
• MLB: Dodgers (1958-2007): 4,170-3,612, Angels (2005-2007; 1961-1965): 567-565

10. NEW YORK/NEW JERSEY | Record: 31,343-28,765-1,568 (.521)

Teams:
• NHL: Rangers (1926-2007): 2275-2287-808-28-4, Islanders (1972-2007): 1148-1117-347-17-3, Devils (1982-2007): 840-748-219-25-4, NY Americans (1926-1941): 239-373-124-0-0, Brooklyn Americans (1941-1942): 16-29-3-0-0
• NFL: Giants (1925-2007): 596-500-33, Jets (1966-2007): 284-335-5, NY Yanks/Bulldogs (1949-1951): 9-24-3, Brooklyn Tigers/Boston Yanks (1945): 3-6-1, Brooklyn Tigers/Dodgers (1930-1944): 60-100-9, Staten Island Stapeltons (1929-1932): 14-22-9, Orange/Newark Tornadoes (1929-1930): 4-14-5, NY Yankees (1927-1928): 11-16-2, Brooklyn Lions (1926): 3-8-0, Giants (defunct; 1921): 0-2-0
• NBA: Knicks (1950-2007): 2275-2228, Nets (1977-2007): 1041-1387, Nets (ABA; 1969-1976): 338-328, Americans (ABA; 1968): 36-42
• MLB: Yankees/Highlanders (1903-2007): 9171-6941, Mets (1962-2007): 3408-3742, New York Giants (1900-1957): 4853-3922, Brooklyn Dodgers/Robins/Superbas (1900-1957): 4492-4282, Newark Pepper (Fed League; 1915): 80-72, Brooklyn Tip-Tops (Fed League; 1914-1915): 147-159

11. PHOENIX | Record: 2,848-2,642-94 (.519)

Teams:
• NHL: Coyotes (1996-2007): 317-298-94-26-3
• NFL: Cardinals (1988-2007): 105-199-0
• NBA: Suns (1969-2007): 1,698-1,386
• MLB: D'backs (1998-2007): 728-730

12. SAN FRANCISCO | Record: 4,741-4,428-13 (.517)

Teams:
• NFL: 49ers (1950-2007): 445-368-13
• NBA: Warriors (1963-1971): 330-399
• MLB: Giants (1958-2007): 3,966-36,61

13. BOSTON | Record: 17,563-16,689-798 (.51276)

Teams:
• NHL: Bruins (1926-2007): 2,570-1,995-787-42-8
• NFL: Patriots (NE/Boston; 1966-2007): 306-315-3, Yanks (defunct; 1944-1948): 14-38-3, Redskins (1933-1936): 20-24-3, Braves (1932): 4-4-2, Bulldogs (defunct; 1929): 4-4-0
• NBA: Celtics (1950-1957): 2,703-1,804
• MLB: Red Sox/Americans (1901-2007): 8,444-7,960, Braves/Bees/Rustlers/Doves/Beaneaters (1900-1952): 3,498-4,495

14. DALLAS | Record: 2,118-2,013-131 (.51271)

Teams:
• NHL: Stars (1993-2007): 500-302-125-24-1
• NFL: Cowboys (1960-2007): 401-299-6, Texans (defunct; 1952): 1-11
• NBA: Mavs (1981-2007): 984-1116, Dallas/Texas Chaparrals (ABA; 1968-1973): 232-260

15. INDIANAPOLIS | Record: 2,028-1,934-0 (.512)

Teams:
• NFL: Colts (1984-2007): 181-187-0
• NBA: Pacers (1977-2006): 1200-1228, Pacers (ABA; 1968-1976): 427-317, Olympians (defunct; 1950-1953): 132-137
• MLB: Hoosiers (Fed League; 1914): 88-65

16. BUFFALO | Record: 2,044-1,986-425 (.507)

Teams:
• NHL: Sabres (1970-2007): 1,309-1,046-409-19-5
• NFL: Bills (1966-2007): 287-333-4, Bisons/Rangers/All-Americans (defunct; 1920-1927; 1929): 35-37-12
• NBA: Braves (1971-1978): 259-397
• MLB: Bisons ([Blues/Buffeds]; Fed League; 1914-1915): 154-149

17. DETROIT | Record: 13,143-12,841-846 (.5059)

Teams:
• NHL: Red Wings (1932-2007): 2319-2018-773-21-3, Falcons (1930-1932): 34-41-17-0-0, Cougars (1926-1930): 64-87-25-0-0
NFL: Lions (1934-2007): 453-528-25, Wolverines (defunct; 1928): 7-2-1, Panthers (1925-1926): 12-8-4, Tigers (defunct; 1921): 1-5-1, Heralds (defunct; 1920): 1-3-0
NBA: Pistons (1958-2007): 1,936-2,009 MLB:: Tigers (1901-2007): 8,316-8,117

18. BALTIMORE | Record: 5,414-5,296-8 (.5056)

Teams:
• NFL: Ravens (1996-2007): 91-84-1 , Colts (1953-1983): 221-194-7, Colts (defunct; 1950): 1-11
• NBA: Bullets (1964-1973): 401-412, Bullets (defunct; 1950-1954): 101-241
• MLB: Orioles (1954-2007): 4,350-4,024, Terrapins (Fed League; 1914-1915): 131-177, Orioles (later the NY Yankees; 1901-1902): 118-153

19. PITTSBURGH | Record: 10,429-10,242-427 (.505)

Teams:
• NHL: Penguins (1967-2007): 1,221-1,373-383-31-6, Pirates (1926-1930): 67-122-23-0-0
• NFL: Steelers/Pirates (1933-1942; 1945-2007): 497-479-20, Chi/Pitt Cardinals/Steelers (1944): 0-10-0 , Phi/Pitt Eagles/Steelers (1943): 5-4-1
• MLB: Pirates (1900-2007): 8,489-8,064

20. CHICAGO | Record: 21,579-21,317-879 (.503)

Teams:
• NHL: Blackhawks (1926-2007): 2,202-2,351-814-29-6
• NFL: Bears/Staleys (1921-2007): 660-481-40, Cardinals (1920-1959 **see 1945**): 161-258-24, Tigers (defunct; 1920): 1-5-1
• NBA: Bulls (1967-2007): 1,654-1,593, Zephyrs (1963): 25-55, Packers (1961-1962): 18-62, Stags (defunct; 1950): 40-28
• MLB: White Sox (1901-2007): 8,300-8,092, Cubs/Orphans (1900-2007): 8,345-8,224, Whales/Chi-Feds (Fed League; 1914-1915): 173-133

21. CLEVELAND | Record: 10,204-10,173-46 (.5008)

Teams:
• NHL: Barons (1976-1978): 47-87-26-0-0
• NFL: Browns (1950-1995; 1999-2007): 414-354-10, Rams (1937-1945): 34-50-2, Indians/Bulldogs (defunct; 1923-1925; 1927; 1931): 25-22-6, Tigers (defunct; 1920-1921): 4-9-2
• NBA: Cavs (1971-2007): 1,299-1,621
• MLB: Indians/Naps/Bronchos/Blues (1901-2007): 8,381-8,030

22. MILWAUKEE | Record: 5,729-5,713-6 (.5007)

Teams:
• NFL: Badgers (defunct; 1922-1926): 16-27-6
• NBA: Bucks (1969-2007): 1,656-1,428, Hawks (1952-1955): 91-190
• MLB: Brewers (1970-2007): 2,772-3,089, Braves (1953-1965): 1146-890, Brewers (1901 [today's Balt Orioles]): 48-89

23. HOUSTON | Record: 5,267-5,272-5 (.500)

Teams:
• NFL: Texans (2002-2007): 24-56-0, Oilers (1966-1996): 206-253-5
• NBA: Rockets (1972-2007): 1,458-1,380
• MLB: Astros /Colt .45s (1962-2007): 3,579-3,583

24. CINCINNATI | Record: 9,143-9,236-2 (.497)

Teams:
• NFL: Bengals (1968-2007): 261-334-1, Reds (1933-1934): 3-14-1, Celts (1921): 1-3-0
• NBA: Royals (1958-1972): 555-634
• MLB: Reds/Redlegs (1900-2007): 8,323-8,251

25. ATLANTA | Record: 5,540-5,636-153 (.496)

Teams:
• NHL: Thrashers (1999-2007): 161-258-45-23-5 ,Flames (1972-1980): 268-260-108-0-0
• NFL: Falcons (1966-2007): 252-366
• NBA: Hawks (1969-2007): 1,511-1,573
• MLB: Braves (1966-2007): 3,348-3,151

26. SEATTLE | Record: 4,221-4,326-0 (.4939)

Teams:
• NFL: Seahawks (1976-2007): 236-248-0
• NBA: SuperSonics (1968-2007): 1,694-1,472
• MLB: Mariners (1977-2007): 2,227-2,508, Pilots (1969): 64-98

27. ST. LOUIS | Record: 14,334-14,692-454 (.4938)

Teams:
• NHL: Blues (1967-2007): 1,309-1,240-432-25-8, Eagles (1934-1935): 11-31-6-0-0
• NFL: Rams (1995-2007): 100-92-0, Cardinals (1960-1987): 186-202-14, Gunners (1934): 1-2-0, All-Stars (1923): 1-4-2
• NBA: Hawks (1956-1968): 553-452, Bombers (defunct; 1950): 26-42
• MLB: Cardinals (1900-2007): 8,584-7,972, Browns (1902-1953): 3,414-4,466 ,Terriers (Fed League; 1914-1915): 149-156

28. TORONTO | Record: 4,968-5,137-127 (.4921)

Teams:
• NHL: Maple Leafs (1926-2007): 2,347-2,251-778-19-7
• NBA: Raptors (1996-2007): 341-529
• MLB: Blue Jays (1977-2007): 2,345-2,390

29. OAKLAND | Record: 4,968-5,137-127 (.4917)

Teams:
• NHL: Seals (1967-1976): 182-401-115-0-0
• NFL: Raiders (1995-2007; 1966-1981): 278-218-12
• NBA: Warriors (1972-2007): 1,260-1,578
• MLB: Athletics (1968-2007): 3,248-2,940

30. RALEIGH | Record: 212-220-60 (.491)

Teams:
• NHL: Hurricanes (1999-2007) [in Greensboro 1997/98  98/99]: 212-192-60-26-2

31. MIAMI | Record: 2,480-2,595-146 (.489)

Teams:
• NHL: Panthers (1993-2007): 359-406-142-40-5
• NFL: Dolphins (1966-2007): 368-252-4
• NBA: Heat (1989-2007): 712-732
• MLB: Marlins (1993-2007): 1,041-1,160

32. MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL | Record: 5,970-6,288-401 (.487)

Teams:
• NHL: Wild (2000-2006): 161-168-55-23-3, North Stars (1967-1993): 758-970-334-0-0
• NFL: Vikings (1961-2006): 376-308-10, Marines/Red Jackets (defunct; 1921-1924; 1929-1930): 6-33-4
• NBA: T'wolves (1990-2007): 595-767, Lakers (1950-1960): 413-366
• MLB: Twins (1961-2006): 3,661-3,650

33. ANAHEIM | Record: 3,410-3,625-107 (.4848)

Teams:
• NHL: Ducks (1993-2007): 381-427-107-30-7
• MLB: Angels (California/Anaheim; 1966-2004): 3,029-3,161

34. ORLANDO | Record: 660-702-0 (.4846)

Teams:
• NBA: Magic (1990-2007): 660-702

35. PHILADELPHIA | Record: 15,823-16,850-486 (.4843)

Teams:
• NHL: Flyers (1967-2007): 1,513-1,014-457-24-6, Quakers (1930-1931): 4-36-4-0-0
• NFL: Eagles (1933-1942; 1944-2007): 466-512-24, Phi/Pitt Eagles/Steelers (1943): 5-4-1
• NBA: 76ers (1964-2007): 1,850-1,637, Warriors (1950-1962): 468-467
• MLB: Phillies/Blue Jays (1900-2007): 7,631-8,902, Athletics (1901-1954): 3,886-4,248

36. DENVER | Record: 3,471-3,698-197 (.4842)

Teams:
• NHL: Avalanche (1995-2007): 443-246-101-24-6, Rockies (1976-1982): 113-281-86-0-0
• NFL: Broncos (1966-2007): 349-268-7
• NBA: Nuggets (1976-2007): 1,117-1,311, Nuggets (ABA; 1975-1976): 125-43, Rockets (ABA; 1968-2004): 288-288, Nuggets (defunct; 1950): 11-51
• MLB: Rockies (1993-2007): 1025-1180

37. ARLINGTON | Record: 2,676-2,858-0 (.4836)

Teams:
• MLB: Rangers (1972-2007): 2,676-2,858

38. MEMPHIS | Record: 203-223-0 (.477)

Teams:
• NFL: Oilers (1997): 8-8
• NBA: Grizzlies (2002-2007): 195-215

39. NASHVILLE | Record: 313-345-60 (.476)

Teams:
• NHL: Predators (1998-2007): 232-253-60-26-3
• NFL: Titans (1998-2007): 81-63-0

40. OTTAWA | Record: 554-628-170 (.469)

Teams:
• NHL: Senators (1926-1934; 1993-2007): 554-599-170-23-6

41. KANSAS CITY | Record: 4,774-5,445-33 (.467)

Teams:
• NHL: Scouts (1974-1976): 27-110-23-0-0
• NFL: Chiefs (1966-2007): 330-285-9, Blues/Cowboys (defunct; 1924-1926): 12-15-1
• NBA: Kings (1976-1985): 381-439, KC/Omaha Kings (1973-1975): 113-133
• MLB: Royals (1969-2007): 2934-3083: Athletics (1955-1967): 829-1224, Packers (Fed League; 1914-1915): 148-156

42. WASHINGTON, D.C. | Record: 7,923-9,158-326 (.464)

Teams:
• NHL: Capitals (1974-2007): 1,040-1,104-303-23-6
• NFL: Redskins (1937-2007): 496-450-23, Senators (defunct; 1921): 2-2-0
• NBA: Wizards (1998-2007): 294-412, Bullets (1974-1997): 934-1,034, Capitols (defunct; 1947-1951): 42-61
• MLB: Nationals (2005-2007): 152-172: Senators (1901-1960): 4,223-4,864, Senators (1961-1971): 740-1,030

43. SACRAMENTO | Record: 781-909-0 (.462)

Teams:
• NBA: Kings (1986-2007): 781-909

44. CHARLOTTE | Record: 676-796-0 (.459)

Teams:
• NFL: Panthers (1995-2007): 90-102-0
• NBA: Bobcats (2005-2007): 44-120, Hornets (1989-2002): 542-574

45. SAN DIEGO | Record: 3,374-4,091-7 (.452)

Teams:
• NFL: Chargers (1966-2007): 289-328-7
• NBA: Clippers (1979-1984): 186-306, Rockets (1968-1971): 119-209
• MLB: Padres (1969-2007): 2,780-3,248

46. SAN JOSE | Record: 426-569-121 (.428)

Teams:
• NHL: Sharks (1991-2007): 426-531-121-31-7

47. NEW ORLEANS | Record: 552-791-5 (.411)

Teams:
• NFL: Saints (1967-2007): 247-358-5
• NBA: Hornets (2003-2007): 144-184, Jazz (1975-1979): 161-249

48. VANCOUVER | Record: 1,167-1,690-391 (.408)

Teams:
• NHL: Canucks (1970-2007): 1066-1299-391-28-4
• NBA: Grizzlies (1996-2001): 101-359

49. TAMPA | Record: 1,137-1,725-113 (.397)

Teams:
• NHL: Lightning (1992-2007): 371-520-112-29-4
• NFL: Bucs (1976-2007): 187-296-1
• MLB: Devil Rays (1998-2007): 579-876

50. COLUMBUS | Record: 150-282-33 (.347)

Teams:
• NHL: Blue Jackets (2000-2007): 139-216-33-19-3
• NFL: Panhandles/Tigers (defunct; 1920-1926): 11-44-1


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