#1. 1995-96 Chicago Bulls
Season Score: 423.13SRS: 11.8Net Rating: 13.4Offensive Rating: 115.2Defensive Rating: 101.8Won Championship? YesWas there ever any doubt that the 72-10 Bulls wouldn’t be No. 1?The roster including Ron Harper, Michael Jordan, Scottie Pippen, Dennis Rodman, Luc Longley, Steve Kerr and others won a record amount of games during the regular season and stormed to the championship by going 15-3 with sweeps over Miami and Orlando. During the regular season, Chicago rattled off win streaks of 13 and 18 games, respectively.Of the 114 teams we studied, the 1995-96 Bulls finished first in net rating, second in SRS, second in regular season winning percentage and eighth in playoff winning percentage. That remarkable consistency across the board makes them the top team in our ranking, in addition to most fans’ subjective choice.