The Oklahoman identified 18 NBA teams that made the playoffs with its prime players void of postseason experience. The relevant numbers for those 18 teams:
Times swept in the first round.
First-round series wins.
Teams that made the playoffs the next season.
Teams that made the NBA Finals the next season (1986 Rockets, 1995 Magic).
Teams that won the NBA title the next season.
COMPILED BY BERRY TRAMEL