The Chicago Bulls broke the NBA record for most victories in a season during the 1995-96 season. The question is, whose record did they break?

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Chicago Bulls held the record for most wins in a single NBA season with 72 wins in the 1995-96 season, which has since been surpassed by the 2015-2016 Golden State Warriors (with 73 wins).

Prior to that, the record for most number of wins in a single NBA season was held by the Los Angeles Lakers team for the 1971-72 season with 69 wins. Conincidentally, the Bulls recorded 69 wins in the 1996-97 season as well.

The top 10 list for total number of wins in a season can be found here.

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