NBA Games with the Most Overtimes in the Regular Season

This list shows the longest games in NBA history, only including games with more overtimes in the Regular Season.

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Longest Games in NBA History
Regular Season

Overtimes
Game
Details
6 OT
75
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73   6 OT
1950-51 (RS) / Jan 6, 1951 / at Rochester
5 OT
155
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154   5 OT
1989-90 (RS) / Nov 9, 1989 / at Milwaukee
125
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123   5 OT
1949-50 (RS) / Nov 24, 1949 / at Syracuse
4 OT
147
-
144   4 OT
2015-16 (RS) / Dec 18, 2015 / at Chicago
139
-
133   4 OT
2011-12 (RS) / Mar 25, 2012 / at Atlanta
140
-
139   4 OT
1997-98 (RS) / Nov 14, 1997 / at Portland
150
-
147   4 OT
1986-87 (RS) / Feb 1, 1987 / at Golden State
156
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155   4 OT
1983-84 (RS) / Mar 16, 1984 / at Portland
127
-
122   4 OT
1981-82 (RS) / Feb 19, 1982 / at Seattle
154
-
153   4 OT
1979-80 (RS) / Jan 29, 1980 / at Cleveland
131
-
129   4 OT
1974-75 (RS) / Oct 18, 1974 / at Portland
99
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96   4 OT
1952-53 (RS) / Nov 8, 1952 / at Rochester
102
-
92   4 OT
1950-51 (RS) / Jan 23, 1951 / at Rochester
3 OT
129
-
127   3 OT
2014-15 (RS) / Mar 20, 2015 / at Brooklyn
129
-
119   3 OT
2014-15 (RS) / Dec 19, 2014 / at San Antonio
117
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116   3 OT
2014-15 (RS) / Dec 17, 2014 / at San Antonio
122
-
118   3 OT
2014-15 (RS) / Nov 19, 2014 / at Brooklyn
134
-
129   3 OT
2013-14 (RS) / Feb 27, 2014 / at Toronto
128
-
125   3 OT
2013-14 (RS) / Jan 15, 2014 / at Orlando
131
-
128   3 OT
2013-14 (RS) / Dec 2, 2013 / at Chicago
118
-
114   3 OT
2012-13 (RS) / Feb 10, 2013 / at Boston
140
-
133   3 OT
2012-13 (RS) / Nov 12, 2012 / at Toronto
123
-
121   3 OT
2011-12 (RS) / Apr 16, 2012 / at Utah
116
-
109   3 OT
2011-12 (RS) / Jan 5, 2012 / at Atlanta
139
-
137   3 OT
2010-11 (RS) / Mar 22, 2011 / at Los Angeles
137
-
136   3 OT
2010-11 (RS) / Mar 5, 2011 / at New Jersey
123
-
120   3 OT
2010-11 (RS) / Dec 1, 2010 / at New Jersey
120
-
114   3 OT
2009-10 (RS) / Jan 13, 2010 / at Houston
140
-
129   3 OT
2008-09 (RS) / Mar 14, 2009 / at Miami
135
-
133   3 OT
2008-09 (RS) / Jan 14, 2009 / at Golden State
133
-
124   3 OT
2006-07 (RS) / Dec 29, 2006 / at Charlotte
151
-
145   3 OT
2006-07 (RS) / Dec 27, 2006 / at New York
118
-
117   3 OT
2006-07 (RS) / Nov 1, 2006 / at Memphis
125
-
124   3 OT
2005-06 (RS) / Jan 13, 2006 / at Philadelphia
139
-
137   3 OT
2005-06 (RS) / Jan 10, 2006 / at Denver
140
-
133   3 OT
2005-06 (RS) / Jan 2, 2006 / at New York
115
-
109   3 OT
2004-05 (RS) / Nov 23, 2004 / at Golden State
123
-
121   3 OT
2003-04 (RS) / Feb 22, 2004 / at Houston
127
-
118   3 OT
2000-01 (RS) / Mar 13, 2001 / at Houston
119
-
118   3 OT
2000-01 (RS) / Feb 23, 2001 / at Toronto
102
-
95   3 OT
2000-01 (RS) / Jan 9, 2001 / at Charlotte
131
-
129   3 OT
1998-99 (RS) / Feb 17, 1999 / at Vancouver
115
-
107   3 OT
1997-98 (RS) / Feb 27, 1998 / at Orlando
108
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103   3 OT
1997-98 (RS) / Dec 3, 1997 / at Detroit
115
-
113   3 OT
1996-97 (RS) / Dec 11, 1996 / at Boston
137
-
127   3 OT
1995-96 (RS) / Nov 15, 1995 / at Phoenix
130
-
122   3 OT
1995-96 (RS) / Nov 8, 1995 / at Orlando
102
-
100   3 OT
1992-93 (RS) / Feb 14, 1993 / at Orlando
129
-
128   3 OT
1992-93 (RS) / Nov 20, 1992 / at Philadelphia
126
-
123   3 OT
1991-92 (RS) / Feb 3, 1992 / at Utah
130
-
124   3 OT
1990-91 (RS) / Dec 1, 1990 / at Seattle
144
-
140   3 OT
1989-90 (RS) / Dec 29, 1989 / at Dallas
129
-
125   3 OT
1985-86 (RS) / Feb 22, 1986 / at Chicago
147
-
138   3 OT
1985-86 (RS) / Oct 30, 1985 / at New Jersey
139
-
130   3 OT
1984-85 (RS) / Nov 1, 1984 / at Phoenix
135
-
132   3 OT
1983-84 (RS) / Mar 20, 1984 / at San Antonio
186
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184   3 OT
1983-84 (RS) / Dec 13, 1983 / at Denver
171
-
166   3 OT
1981-82 (RS) / Mar 6, 1982 / at San Antonio
134
-
128   3 OT
1979-80 (RS) / Mar 21, 1980 / at Chicago
152
-
150   3 OT
1977-78 (RS) / Dec 16, 1977 / at Milwaukee
110
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109   3 OT
1975-76 (RS) / Nov 15, 1975 / at Philadelphia
122
-
117   3 OT
1968-69 (RS) / Feb 2, 1969 / at Los Angeles
151
-
147   3 OT
1961-62 (RS) / Dec 8, 1961 / at Philadelphia
145
-
138   3 OT
1958-59 (RS) / Jan 8, 1959 / at Cincinnati
132
-
128   3 OT
1958-59 (RS) / Dec 6, 1958 / neutral at St. Louis, MO
135
-
133   3 OT
1955-56 (RS) / Dec 15, 1955 / at Syracuse
113
-
111   3 OT
1954-55 (RS) / Feb 25, 1955 / at Philadelphia
111
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110   3 OT
1953-54 (RS) / Feb 22, 1954 / neutral at Waterville, ME
95
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93   3 OT
1953-54 (RS) / Jan 16, 1954 / at Rochester
98
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91   3 OT
1953-54 (RS) / Nov 14, 1953 / at Rochester
113
-
107   3 OT
1952-53 (RS) / Mar 11, 1953 / neutral at Boston, MA
96
-
93   3 OT
1952-53 (RS) / Feb 3, 1953 / at Indianapolis
110
-
105   3 OT
1951-52 (RS) / Jan 17, 1952 / at Syracuse
103
-
99   3 OT
1951-52 (RS) / Dec 26, 1951 / at Baltimore
96
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90   3 OT
1951-52 (RS) / Dec 22, 1951 / at Baltimore
105
-
103   3 OT
1951-52 (RS) / Dec 21, 1951 / at Philadelphia
102
-
99   3 OT
1949-50 (RS) / Nov 9, 1949 / neutral at Chicago, IL
99
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95   3 OT
1948-49 (RS) / Nov 4, 1948 / at Providence