Detroit
2008 - Beat Philadelphia 4-2; Beat Orlando 4-1.
2007 - Beat Orlando 4-0; Beat Chicago 4-2; Lost to Cleveland 4-2.
2006 - Beat Milwaukee 4-1; Beat Cleveland 4-3; Lost to Miami 4-2.
2005 - Beat Philadelphia 4-1; Beat Indiana 4-2; Beat Miami 4-3; Lost to San Antonio 4-3.
2004 - Beat Milwaukee 4-1; Beat New Jersey 4-3; Beat Indiana 4-2; Beat L.A. Lakers 4-1. NBA Champions.
2003 - Beat Orlando 4-3; Beat Philadelphia 4-2; Lost to New Jersey 4-0.
2002 - Beat Toronto 3-2; Lost to Boston 4-1.
2001 - Didn't make playoffs.
2000 - Lost to Miami 3-0.
1999 - Lost to Atlanta 3-2.
1998 - Didn't make playoffs.
1997 - Lost to Atlanta 3-2.
1996 - Lost to Orlando 3-0.
1993-95 - Didn't make playoffs.
1992 - Lost to New York 3-2.
1991 - Beat Atlanta 3-2; Beat Boston 4-2; Lost to Chicago 4-0.
1990 - Beat Indiana 3-0; Beat New York 4-1; Beat Chicago 4-3; Beat Portland 4-1. NBA Champions.
1989 - Beat Boston 3-0; Beat Milwaukee 4-0; Beat Chicago 4-2; Beat L.A. Lakers 4-0. NBA Champions.
1988 - Beat Washington 3-2; Beat Chicago 4-1; Beat Boston 4-2; Lost to L.A. Lakers 4-3.
1987 - Beat Washington 3-0; Beat Atlanta 4-1; Lost to Boston 4-3.
1986 - Lost to Atlanta 3-1.
1985 - Beat New Jersey 3-0; Lost to Boston 4-2.
1984 - Lost to New York 3-2.
1978-83 - Didn't make playoffs.
1977 - Lost to Golden State 2-1.
1976 - Beat Milwaukee 2-1; Lost to Golden State 4-2.
1975 - Lost to Seattle 2-1.
1974 - Lost to Chicago 4-3.
1969-73 - Didn't make playoffs.
1968 - Lost to Boston 4-2.
1964-67 - Didn't make playoffs.
1963 - Lost to St. Louis 3-1.
1962 - Beat Cincinnati 3-1; Lost to Los Angeles 4-2.
1961 - Lost to Los Angeles 3-2.
1960 - Lost to Minneapolis 2-0.
1959 - Lost to Minneapolis 2-1.
Fort Wayne
1958 - Beat Cincinnati 2-0; Lost to St. Louis 4-1.
1957 - Beat St. Louis 1-0, tiebreaker; Lost to Minneapolis 2-0.
1956 - Beat St. Louis 3-2; Lost to Philadelphia 4-1.
1955 - Beat Minneapolis 3-1; Lost to Syracuse 4-3.
1954 - Lost to Rochester 2-0 and Minneapolis 2-0 in round robin.
1953 - Beat Rochester 2-1; Lost to Minneapolis 2-0.
1952 - Lost to Rochester 2-0.
1951 - Lost to Rochester 2-1.
1950 - Beat Rochester 2-0; Lost to Minneapolis 2-0.

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