2. Longest wait between championships
61 years – Sacramento Kings. The franchise’s last title came in 1951 as the Rochester Royals. They have since moved to Cincinnati; Kansas City (where they became the Kings); and to Sacramento, Calif. They will miss this year’s playoffs, and now that a new arena deal has fallen through in the city where former NBA all-star Kevin Johnson presides as mayor, there’s talk of possibly relocating the team to Anaheim, Calif.