A good ring to it

The folks at Hoopism posted the following and we'll let them tell the story: "Robb Harskamp and Milton Un collaborated on this awesome visual history of every championship ring laid out by team. We love how quickly this visualization tells the story of which teams have won championships, how many they have won, and when they won them." Below is a snapshot of the Celtics' 17 rings (with the first of the Lakers' batch on line three). Interesting to note how the Celtics really have only had six different designs of rings and how vividly No. 17 stands out:

NBA championship rings by team

(h/t: The Basketball Jones)