NBA Conference Standings after Apr 20 in 1996-97 season

EASTERN CONFERENCE* - division leaders
Home Away Div Cnf Icf
*Chicago 69-13 .841 ---- 39-2 30-11 24-4 44-10 25-3
*Miami 61-21 .744 8.0 29-12 32-9 16-8 40-14 21-7
New York 57-25 .695 12.0 31-10 26-15 19-6 38-16 19-9
Atlanta 56-26 .683 13.0 36-5 20-21 17-11 34-20 22-6
Charlotte 54-28 .659 15.0 30-11 24-17 14-14 34-20 20-8
Detroit 54-28 .659 15.0 30-11 24-17 17-11 34-20 20-8
Orlando 45-37 .549 24.0 26-15 19-22 13-11 29-25 16-12
Was Bullets 44-38 .537 25.0 25-16 19-22 14-10 28-26 16-12
Cleveland 42-40 .512 27.0 25-16 17-24 13-15 26-28 16-12
Indiana 39-43 .476 30.0 21-20 18-23 11-17 22-32 17-11
Milwaukee 33-49 .402 36.0 20-21 13-28 10-18 22-32 11-17
Toronto 30-52 .366 39.0 18-23 12-29 6-22 16-38 14-14
New Jersey 26-56 .317 43.0 16-25 10-31 11-13 16-38 10-18
Philadelphia 22-60 .268 47.0 11-30 11-30 11-14 14-40 8-20
Boston 15-67 .183 54.0 11-30 4-37 1-23 8-46 7-21
WESTERN CONFERENCE* - division leaders
Home Away Div Cnf Icf
*Utah 64-18 .780 ---- 38-3 26-15 19-5 41-11 23-7
Houston 57-25 .695 7.0 30-11 27-14 19-5 40-12 17-13
*Seattle 57-25 .695 7.0 31-10 26-15 16-8 37-15 20-10
LA Lakers 56-26 .683 8.0 31-10 25-16 18-6 37-15 19-11
Portland 49-33 .598 15.0 29-12 20-21 15-9 36-16 13-17
Minnesota 40-42 .488 24.0 25-16 15-26 16-8 28-24 12-18
Phoenix 40-42 .488 24.0 25-16 15-26 13-11 27-25 13-17
LA Clippers 36-46 .439 28.0 21-20 15-26 10-14 26-26 10-20
Sacramento 34-48 .415 30.0 22-19 12-29 8-16 23-29 11-19
Golden State 30-52 .366 34.0 18-23 12-29 4-20 19-33 11-19
Dallas 24-58 .293 40.0 14-27 10-31 9-15 16-36 8-22
Denver 21-61 .256 43.0 12-29 9-32 7-17 13-39 8-22
San Antonio 20-62 .244 44.0 12-29 8-33 8-16 12-40 8-22
Vancouver 14-68 .171 50.0 8-33 6-35 6-18 9-43 5-25
New Jersey 108, Atlanta 92
Milwaukee 120, Charlotte 100
Detroit 124, Indiana 120 (OT)
Houston 103, San Antonio 99
Portland 100, LA Lakers 96
Toronto 125, Boston 94
Utah 113, Sacramento 109
Was Bullets 85, Cleveland 81