NBA Conference Standings after Dec 26 in 1988-89 season

EASTERN CONFERENCE* - division leaders
Home Away Div Cnf Icf
*Cleveland 18-5 .783 ---- 10-2 8-3 6-1 11-3 7-2
*New York 18-7 .720 1.0 12-1 6-6 5-4 12-4 6-3
Detroit 18-7 .720 1.0 8-2 10-5 5-4 13-6 5-1
Atlanta 17-9 .654 2.5 12-2 5-7 6-4 12-5 5-4
Milwaukee 14-10 .583 4.5 9-4 5-6 3-7 10-10 4-0
Philadelphia 15-11 .577 4.5 12-4 3-7 6-3 11-9 4-2
Chicago 13-11 .542 5.5 8-2 5-9 4-3 9-7 4-4
Boston 12-12 .500 6.5 10-5 2-7 7-3 8-12 4-0
New Jersey 11-16 .407 9.0 6-9 5-7 4-6 7-11 4-5
Was Bullets 7-17 .292 11.5 4-5 3-12 5-7 6-11 1-6
Charlotte 7-18 .280 12.0 6-7 1-11 2-6 4-14 3-4
Indiana 5-19 .208 13.5 5-7 0-12 2-7 3-14 2-5
WESTERN CONFERENCE* - division leaders
Home Away Div Cnf Icf
*Houston 17-9 .654 ---- 13-3 4-6 6-4 12-8 5-1
*LA Lakers 17-10 .630 0.5 8-0 9-10 7-2 12-4 5-6
Dallas 15-9 .625 1.0 9-6 6-3 7-1 11-3 4-6
Portland 16-10 .615 1.0 11-1 5-9 9-3 13-6 3-4
Phoenix 15-10 .600 1.5 12-2 3-8 7-6 13-8 2-2
Denver 15-11 .577 2.0 11-3 4-8 4-1 11-8 4-3
Utah 15-12 .556 2.5 11-2 4-10 4-4 11-8 4-4
Seattle 13-11 .542 3.0 8-3 5-8 7-5 13-9 0-2
Golden State 10-14 .417 6.0 6-4 4-10 4-8 7-12 3-2
LA Clippers 9-17 .346 8.0 7-4 2-13 2-7 6-13 3-4
San Antonio 7-18 .280 9.5 6-7 1-11 2-7 5-14 2-4
Sacramento 5-18 .217 10.5 4-6 1-12 1-6 4-13 1-5
Miami 3-21 .125 13.0 2-11 1-10 2-8 3-15 0-6
Houston 97, Charlotte 95
Phoenix 111, LA Lakers 96
Miami 111, San Antonio 109
Was Bullets 120, New Jersey 108