Eastern Conference

Atlantic Division WLPct. GB
Boston Celtics 59 23 .720   -
Philadelphia 76ers 45 37 .549   14
Washington Bullets 42 40 .512   17
New Jersey Nets 24 58 .293   35
New York Knickerbockers 24 58 .293   35
Central Division WLPct. GB
Atlanta Hawks 57 25 .695   -
Detroit Pistons 52 30 .634   5
Milwaukee Bucks 50 32 .610   7
Indiana Pacers 41 41 .500   16
Chicago Bulls 40 42 .488   17
Cleveland Cavaliers 31 51 .378   26

Western Conference

Midwest Division WLPct. GB
Dallas Mavericks 55 27 .671   -
Utah Jazz 44 38 .537   11
Houston Rockets 42 40 .512   13
Denver Nuggets 37 45 .451   18
Sacramento Kings 29 53 .354   26
San Antonio Spurs 28 54 .341   27
Pacific Division WLPct. GB
Los Angeles Lakers 65 17 .793   -
Portland Trail Blazers 49 33 .598   16
Golden State Warriors 42 40 .512   23
Seattle SuperSonics 39 43 .476   26
Phoenix Suns 36 46 .439   29
Los Angeles Clippers 12 70 .146   53