#27 Minneapolis

Champ Score

0.10 3.43 6
Current Score All-Time Peak (1954) Active Teams

Big 4 Championship Droughts

119 32 119
Current Drought – Seasons Current Drought – Years Longest Drought – Seasons
(1992 – Present)
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Minneapolis Sports Overview

What professional sports teams are in Minnesota?

Among the big 4 sports leagues and MLS, there are 6 professional sports teams that play for Minnesota: the Minnesota Vikings in the NFL, the Minnesota Timberwolves in the NBA, the Minnesota Wild in the NHL, the Minnesota Twins in MLB, the Minnesota Lynx in WNBA, and the Minnesota United in MLS.

What was the last championship won by any Minnesota team?

The most recent championship won by any Minnesota team was in 2017, when the Minnesota Lynx won the WNBA Title.

How long is the active championship drought for Minnesota teams?

Minnesota teams currently have a 32 year, 119 season long championship drought among the big 4 sports leagues, which started in 1992.

Team Details

MLB

Team Championships Seasons Made Playoffs Made Playoffs Percent First Season Last Season
Minnesota Twins 2 64 15 23% 1961 2024

MLS

Team Championships Seasons Made Playoffs Made Playoffs Percent First Season Last Season
Minnesota United 0 7 4 57% 2017 2023

NBA

Team Championships Seasons Made Playoffs Made Playoffs Percent First Season Last Season
Minnesota Timberwolves 0 35 11 31% 1990 2024
Minneapolis Lakers 5 12 11 91% 1949 1960

NFL

Team Championships Seasons Made Playoffs Made Playoffs Percent First Season Last Season
Minnesota Vikings 0 63 31 49% 1961 2023
Minneapolis Red Jackets 0 6 0 0% 1921 1930

NHL

Team Championships Seasons Made Playoffs Made Playoffs Percent First Season Last Season
Minnesota Wild 0 23 13 56% 2001 2024
Minnesota North Stars 0 26 17 65% 1968 1993

WNBA

Team Championships Seasons Made Playoffs Made Playoffs Percent First Season Last Season
Minnesota Lynx 4 25 14 56% 1999 2023

Minneapolis Teams Playoff Results, 1921 - 2023

MLB MLS NBA NFL NHL WNBA
2 / 64 seasons 0 / 7 seasons 5 / 47 seasons 0 / 69 seasons 0 / 49 seasons 4 / 25 seasons
2023 Lost ALDS (Won 1 Rd) 8th Missed Playoffs MP Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th Missed Playoffs MP Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 8th
2022 Missed Playoffs MP Lost First Rnd (Won 0 Rds) 16th Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th Lost WC (Won 0 Rds) 14th Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th Missed Playoffs MP
2021 Missed Playoffs MP Lost First Rnd (Won 0 Rds) 14th Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th Lost Second Round (Won 0 Rds) 6th
2020 Lost ALWC (Won 0 Rds) 16th Lost Conf Final (Won 2 Rds) 4th Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Lost Qual Round (Won 0 Rds) 24th Lost Semi (Won 1 Rd) 4th
2019 Lost ALDS (Won 0 Rds) 8th Lost First Rnd (Won 0 Rds) 14th Missed Playoffs MP Lost Div (Won 1 Rd) 8th Missed Playoffs MP Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 8th
2018 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th Missed Playoffs MP Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 8th
2017 Lost ALWC (Won 0 Rds) 10th Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Lost CC (Won 1 Rd) 4th Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th Won Finals
2016 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th Lost Finals (Won 1 Rd) 2nd
2015 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Lost WC (Won 0 Rds) 12th Lost Conf Semi (Won 1 Rd) 8th Won Finals
2014 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Lost Conf Semi (Won 1 Rd) 8th Lost Conf Finals (Won 1 Rd) 4th
2013 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th Won Finals
2012 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Lost WC (Won 0 Rds) 12th Missed Playoffs MP Lost Finals (Won 2 Rds) 2nd
2011 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Won Finals
2010 Lost ALDS (Won 0 Rds) 8th Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
2009 Lost ALDS (Won 0 Rds) 8th Missed Playoffs MP Lost CC (Won 1 Rd) 4th Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
2008 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Lost WC (Won 0 Rds) 12th Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th Missed Playoffs MP
2007 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th Missed Playoffs MP
2006 Lost ALDS (Won 0 Rds) 8th Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
2005 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
2004 Lost ALDS (Won 0 Rds) 8th Lost Conf Finals (Won 2 Rds) 4th Lost Div (Won 1 Rd) 8th Missed Playoffs MP Lost Conf Semi (Won 0 Rds) 8th
2003 Lost ALDS (Won 0 Rds) 8th Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th Missed Playoffs MP Lost Conf Finals (Won 2 Rds) 4th Lost Conf Semi (Won 0 Rds) 8th
2002 Lost ALCS (Won 1 Rd) 4th Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
2001 Missed Playoffs MP Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
2000 Missed Playoffs MP Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th Lost CC (Won 1 Rd) 4th Missed Playoffs MP
1999 Missed Playoffs MP Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th Lost Div (Won 1 Rd) 8th Missed Playoffs MP
1998 Missed Playoffs MP Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th Lost CC (Won 1 Rd) 4th
1997 Missed Playoffs MP Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th Lost Div (Won 1 Rd) 8th
1996 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Lost WC (Won 0 Rds) 12th
1995 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
1994 No Postseason NP Missed Playoffs MP Lost WC (Won 0 Rds) 12th
1993 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Lost WC (Won 0 Rds) 12th Missed Playoffs MP
1992 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Lost WC (Won 0 Rds) 12th Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th
1991 Won WS Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Lost Final (Won 3 Rds) 2nd
1990 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th
1989 Missed Playoffs MP Lost Div (Won 0 Rds) 8th Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th
1988 Missed Playoffs MP Lost Div (Won 1 Rd) 8th Missed Playoffs MP
1987 Won WS Lost CC (Won 2 Rds) 4th Missed Playoffs MP
1986 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th
1985 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Lost Conf Semi (Won 1 Rd) 8th
1984 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Lost Conf Finals (Won 2 Rds) 4th
1983 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Lost Conf Semi (Won 1 Rd) 8th
1982 Missed Playoffs MP Lost Div (Won 1 Rd) 8th Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th
1981 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Lost Final (Won 3 Rds) 2nd
1980 Missed Playoffs MP Lost Div (Won 0 Rds) 8th Lost Conf Finals (Won 2 Rds) 4th
1979 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
1978 Missed Playoffs MP Lost Div (Won 0 Rds) 8th Missed Playoffs MP
1977 Missed Playoffs MP Lost CC (Won 1 Rd) 4th Lost First Round (Won 0 Rds) 16th
1976 Missed Playoffs MP Lost SB (Won 2 Rds) 2nd Missed Playoffs MP
1975 Missed Playoffs MP Lost Div (Won 0 Rds) 8th Missed Playoffs MP
1974 Missed Playoffs MP Lost SB (Won 2 Rds) 2nd Missed Playoffs MP
1973 Missed Playoffs MP Lost SB (Won 2 Rds) 2nd Lost Conf Semi (Won 0 Rds) 8th
1972 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP Lost Conf Semi (Won 0 Rds) 8th
1971 Missed Playoffs MP Lost Div (Won 0 Rds) 8th Lost Conf Finals (Won 1 Rd) 4th
1970 Lost ALCS (Won 0 Rds) 4th Lost Div (Won 0 Rds) 8th Lost Conf Semi (Won 0 Rds) 8th
1969 Lost ALCS (Won 0 Rds) 4th Lost SB (Won 2 Rds) 2nd Missed Playoffs MP
1968 Missed Playoffs MP Lost Div (Won 0 Rds) 8th Lost Conf Finals (Won 1 Rd) 4th
1967 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
1966 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
1965 Lost WS (Won 0 Rds) 2nd Missed Playoffs MP
1964 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
1963 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
1962 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
1961 Missed Playoffs MP Missed Playoffs MP
1960 Lost Conf Finals (Won 1 Rd) 4th
1959 Lost Finals (Won 2 Rds) 2nd
1958 Missed Playoffs MP
1957 Lost Conf Finals (Won 1 Rd) 4th
1956 Lost Conf Semi (Won 0 Rds) 8th
1955 Lost Conf Finals (Won 1 Rd) 4th
1954 Won Finals
1953 Won Finals
1952 Won Finals
1951 Lost Conf Finals (Won 1 Rd) 4th
1950 Won Finals
1949 Won Finals
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1930 No Playoffs NP
1929 No Playoffs NP
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1924 No Playoffs NP
1923 No Playoffs NP
1922 No Playoffs NP
1921 No Playoffs NP