#50 Indianapolis

Champ Score

0.00 1.10 3
Current Score All-Time Peak (2010) Active Teams

Big 4 Championship Droughts

34 17 56
Current Drought – Seasons Current Drought – Years Longest Drought – Seasons
(1949 – 2005)
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Indianapolis Sports Overview

What professional sports teams are in Indianapolis?

Among the big 4 sports leagues, there are 3 professional sports teams that play for Indianapolis: the Indianapolis Colts in the NFL, the Indiana Pacers in the NBA, and the Indiana Fever in WNBA.

What was the last championship won by any Indianapolis team?

The most recent championship won by any Indianapolis team was in 2012, when the Indiana Fever won the WNBA Title.

How long is the active championship drought for Indianapolis teams?

Indianapolis teams currently have a 17 year, 34 season long championship drought among the big 4 sports leagues, which started in 2007.

Team Details

MLB

Team Championships Seasons Made Playoffs Made Playoffs Percent First Season Last Season
Indianapolis Hoosiers 0 3 0 0% 1887 1889

NBA

Team Championships Seasons Made Playoffs Made Playoffs Percent First Season Last Season
Indiana Pacers 0 48 27 56% 1977 2024
Indianapolis Olympians 0 4 4 100% 1950 1953
Indianapolis Jets 0 1 0 0% 1949 1949

NFL

Team Championships Seasons Made Playoffs Made Playoffs Percent First Season Last Season
Indianapolis Colts 1 40 19 47% 1984 2023

WNBA

Team Championships Seasons Made Playoffs Made Playoffs Percent First Season Last Season
Indiana Fever 1 24 13 54% 2000 2023

Indianapolis Teams Playoff Results, 1887 - 2023

MLB MLS NBA NFL NHL WNBA
0 / 3 seasons No seasons 0 / 53 seasons 1 / 40 seasons No seasons 1 / 24 seasons
2023 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
2022 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
2021 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
2020 Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th Lost WC (Won 0 Rds) 14th Missed Playoffs MP
2019 Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
2018 Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th Lost Div (Won 1 Rd) 8th Missed Playoffs MP
2017 Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
2016 Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th Missed Playoffs MP Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 8th
2015 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Lost Finals (Won 2 Rds) 2nd
2014 Lost Conf Finals (Won 2 Rds) 4th Lost CC (Won 2 Rds) 4th Lost Conf Finals (Won 1 Rd) 4th
2013 Lost Conf Finals (Won 2 Rds) 4th Lost Div (Won 1 Rd) 8th Lost Conf Finals (Won 1 Rd) 4th
2012 Lost Conf Semi (Won 1 Rd) 8th Lost WC (Won 0 Rds) 12th Won Finals
2011 Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th Missed Playoffs MP Lost Conf Finals (Won 1 Rd) 4th
2010 Missed Playoffs MP Lost WC (Won 0 Rds) 12th Lost Conf Semi (Won 0 Rds) 8th
2009 Missed Playoffs MP Lost SB (Won 2 Rds) 2nd Lost Finals (Won 2 Rds) 2nd
2008 Missed Playoffs MP Lost WC (Won 0 Rds) 12th Lost Conf Semi (Won 0 Rds) 8th
2007 Missed Playoffs MP Lost Div (Won 0 Rds) 8th Lost Conf Finals (Won 1 Rd) 4th
2006 Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th Won SB Lost Conf Semi (Won 0 Rds) 8th
2005 Lost Conf Semi (Won 1 Rd) 8th Lost Div (Won 0 Rds) 8th Lost Conf Finals (Won 1 Rd) 4th
2004 Lost Conf Finals (Won 2 Rds) 4th Lost Div (Won 1 Rd) 8th Missed Playoffs MP
2003 Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th Lost CC (Won 2 Rds) 4th Missed Playoffs MP
2002 Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th Lost WC (Won 0 Rds) 12th Lost Conf Semi (Won 0 Rds) 8th
2001 Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
2000 Lost Finals (Won 3 Rds) 2nd Lost WC (Won 0 Rds) 12th Missed Playoffs MP
1999 Lost Conf Finals (Won 2 Rds) 4th Lost Div (Won 0 Rds) 8th
1998 Lost Conf Finals (Won 2 Rds) 4th Missed Playoffs MP
1997 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
1996 Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th Lost WC (Won 0 Rds) 12th
1995 Lost Conf Finals (Won 2 Rds) 4th Lost CC (Won 2 Rds) 4th
1994 Lost Conf Finals (Won 2 Rds) 4th Missed Playoffs MP
1993 Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th Missed Playoffs MP
1992 Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th Missed Playoffs MP
1991 Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th Missed Playoffs MP
1990 Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th Missed Playoffs MP
1989 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
1988 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
1987 Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th Lost Div (Won 0 Rds) 8th
1986 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
1985 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
1984 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
1983 Missed Playoffs MP
1982 Missed Playoffs MP
1981 Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th
1980 Missed Playoffs MP
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1949 Missed Playoffs MP
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