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1

Last 5 - Stanley Cup Champions

2017 - Pittsburgh (vs Nashville)
2016 - Pittsburgh Penguins (vs SJ Sharks)
2015 - Chicago Blackhawks (vs TB Lightning)
2014 - LA Kings (vs NY Rangers)
2013 - Chi. Blackhawks (vs Boston Bruins)
...
1893 - Montreal Hockey Club

2

NHL - Teams with most Stanley Cup wins (Top 5)

1. Montreal Canadiens (24-last in 1993)
2. Toronto Maple Leafs (13-last in 1967)
3. Detroit Red Wings (11-last in 2008)
4. Chicago Blackhawks (6-last in 2015)
5. Boston Bruins (6-last in 2011)

3

NHL - Teams to never make Stanley Cup Finals

Columbus Blue Jackets
Minnesota Wild
Winnipeg Jets
Arizona Coyotes
Vegas Golden Knights

4

Last 5 - MLB World Series Champions

2017 - Houston Astros (AL 4-3) vs LA Dodgers
2016 - Chicago Cubs (NL 4-3) vs Cleveland Indians
2015 - KC Royals (AL 4-1) vs Mets
2014 - SF Giants (NL 4-3) vs KC
2013 - Red Sox (AL 4-2) vs St Louis
...
1903 - Boston Americans vs Pittsburgh Pirates

5

MLB - Most World Series wins

1. NY Yankees (27-last in 2009)
2. St. Louis Cardinals (11-last in 2011)
3. Oakland/KC/Philadelphia Athletics (9-last in 1989)
4. SF/NY Giants (8-last in 2014)
5. Boston Red Sox/Americans (8-last in 2013)

6

MLB - Teams never to appear in World Series

Seattle Mariners (since 1977)
Washington Nationals (since 1969, also as Montreal Expos)

7

Last 5 - NBA Champions

2017 - Warriors (4-1 vs Cleveland)
2016 - Cleveland Cavs (4-3 vs GS)
2015 - GS Warriors (4-2 vs Cleveland)
2014 - SA Spurs (4-1 vs Miami)
2013 - Miami Heat (4-3 vs Spurs)
...
1950 - Minneapolis Lakers (4-2 vs Syracuse Nationals)

8

NBA - Teams with most NBA Championships (Top 5)

1. Boston Celtics (17-last in 2008)
2. Minneapolis/LA Lakers (16-last in 2010)
3. Chicago Bulls (6-last in 1998)
4. San Antonio Spurs (5-last in 2014)
5. Philadelphia/San Francisco/Golden State Warriors (5-last in 2017)

9

NBA - Teams without Finals appearance

LA Clippers - Since 1970
Denver Nuggets - Since 1976
Minnesota Timberwolves - 1989
Charlotte Hornets (Bobcats til 2014) - 1988
Memphis Grizzlies - 1995
Toronto Raptors - 1995
New Orleans Pelicans - 2002

10

WNBA Finals champions - Last 5

2017 - Minnesota Lynx (vs LA Sparks)
2016 - LA Sparks (vs Lynx)
2015 - Lynx (vs Indiana Fever)
2014 - Phoenix Mercury (vs Chicago Sky)
2013 - Lynx (vs Atlanta Dream)
...
1997 - Houston Comets (vs NY Liberty)

Most: Minnesota Lynx, Houston Comets (4)

11

Last 5 - NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament Champions

2018 - Villanova (vs Michigan)
2017 - North Carolina (vs Gonzaga)
2016 - Villanova (vs UNC)
2015 - Duke (vs Wisconsin)
2014 - Connecticut (vs Kentucky)

12

Last 5 FIFA World Cup champions

2014 - Germany (1-0 vs Argentina in Brazil)
2010 - Spain (1-0 vs Netherlands in S Africa)
2006 - Italy (1-1 vs France in Germany)
2002 - Brazil (2-0 vs Germany in Japan)
1998 - France (3-0 vs Brazil in France)
...
1930 - Uruguay (4-2 vs Argentina in Uruguay)
Most: Brazil (5)

13

Last 5 - Premier League champions

2018 - Manchester City
2017 - Chelsea
2016 - Leicester City
2015 - Chelsea
2014 - Manchester City
...
First: 1889 (Football League) - Preston North End

Most: Manchester United (20)

14

Last 5 - MLS Cup champions

2017 - Toronto FC (vs Seattle)
2016 - Seattle Sounders (vs Toronto)
2015 - Portland Timbers (vs Columbus Crew)
2014 - LA Galaxy (vs New England Revolution)
2013 - Sporting KC (vs Real Salt Lake)

Most: LA Galaxy (5)

15

Last 5 - CFL Grey Cup champions

2017 - Toronto Argonauts (vs Calgary)
2016 - Ottawa Redblacks (vs Calgary)
2015 - Edmonton Eskimos (vs Ottawa)
2014 - Calgary Stampeders (vs Hamilton)
2013 - Saskatchewan Roughriders (vs Hamilton)

Most: Toronto Argonauts (16)

15

Winners of men's 4 major golf championships

Masters Tournament - Augusta, GA - Patrick Reed (USA) - 4/18

U.S. Open - Erin Hills, WI - Brooks Koepka (USA) - 6/18/17

The Open Championship (British Open) - Southport, England - Jordan Spieth (USA) - 7/23/17

PGA Championship - Quail Hollow, NC - Justin Thomas (USA) - 8/13/17

17

Current tennis Grand Slam champions

Australian Open (at Melbourne Park - Since 1905) - Roger Federer / Caroline Wozniacki (Denmark) - 1/2018

French Open (at Stade Roland-Garros in Paris - Since 1891) - Rafael Nadal (Spain) / Jeļena Ostapenko (Latvia)

Wimbledon (at All England Club - Since 1877) - Roger Federer / Garbiñe Muguruza (Spain)

US Open (at Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in NYC - Since 1881) - Rafael Nadal / Sloane Stephens (USA)

18

NASCAR Cup Series champions (Last 5)

2017 - Martin Truex Jr.
2016 - Jimmie Johnson
2015 - Kyle Busch
2014 - Kevin Harvick
2013 - Jimmie Johnson
...
1949 - Red Byron

Most: Richard Petty, Dale Earnhardt, Jimmie Johnson (7 all)

19

Kentucky Derby winners

2018 - Justify - Jockey Mike Smith
2017 - Always Dreaming - John Velazquez
2016 - Nyquist - Mario Gutierrez
2015 - American Pharaoh (Triple Crown) - Victor Espinoza
2014 - California Chrome - Victor Espinoza
...
1875 - Aristides - Oliver Lewis
Most for jockey: Eddie Arcaro (5); Bill Hartack (5)

20

Indianapolis 500 Winners

2018 -
2017 - Takuma Sato (Japan)
2016 - Alexander Rossi (USA)
2015 - Juan Pablo Montoya (Colombia)
2014 - Ryan Hunter-Reay (USA)
...
1911 - Ray Harroun (USA)

Most: AJ Foyt, Al Unser Sr., Rick Mears (4 each)