NBA Conference Standings after Jan 18 in 1996-97 season

EASTERN CONFERENCE* - division leaders
Home Away Div Cnf Icf
*Chicago 34-4 .895 ---- 19-1 15-3 11-2 21-3 13-1
Detroit 28-9 .757 5.5 17-4 11-5 10-5 20-6 8-3
*Miami 28-10 .737 6.0 9-5 19-5 8-2 17-6 11-4
New York 27-11 .711 7.0 16-4 11-7 10-3 16-6 11-5
Atlanta 25-11 .694 8.0 16-1 9-10 7-5 16-10 9-1
Charlotte 22-16 .579 12.0 10-5 12-11 5-6 13-11 9-5
Cleveland 21-16 .568 12.5 15-7 6-9 6-7 11-12 10-4
Was Bullets 20-18 .526 14.0 10-9 10-9 5-4 11-14 9-4
Milwaukee 18-19 .486 15.5 11-10 7-9 3-9 11-13 7-6
Indiana 17-19 .472 16.0 7-7 10-12 3-5 8-10 9-9
Orlando 15-19 .441 17.0 8-8 7-11 4-5 12-13 3-6
Toronto 13-24 .351 20.5 10-10 3-14 3-9 8-17 5-7
New Jersey 10-26 .278 23.0 6-13 4-13 3-7 5-21 5-5
Boston 9-27 .250 24.0 8-13 1-14 0-9 3-20 6-7
Philadelphia 8-29 .216 25.5 4-15 4-14 5-5 5-15 3-14
WESTERN CONFERENCE* - division leaders
Home Away Div Cnf Icf
*Houston 30-9 .769 ---- 14-6 16-3 7-2 20-5 10-4
*Seattle 28-11 .718 2.0 15-4 13-7 10-1 18-6 10-5
LA Lakers 28-12 .700 2.5 17-4 11-8 10-2 17-7 11-5
Utah 26-12 .684 3.5 17-2 9-10 6-4 16-6 10-6
Portland 21-17 .553 8.5 11-8 10-9 6-6 17-10 4-7
Minnesota 17-21 .447 12.5 12-6 5-15 5-4 12-13 5-8
Sacramento 16-24 .400 14.5 11-10 5-14 3-9 10-16 6-8
Golden State 15-23 .395 14.5 8-10 7-13 2-7 9-14 6-9
LA Clippers 14-22 .389 14.5 7-10 7-12 3-6 11-12 3-10
Dallas 13-23 .361 15.5 7-10 6-13 6-4 9-11 4-12
Phoenix 14-25 .359 16.0 10-8 4-17 3-6 9-15 5-10
San Antonio 10-26 .278 18.5 6-11 4-15 5-5 8-17 2-9
Denver 10-29 .256 20.0 5-15 5-14 2-9 7-16 3-13
Vancouver 7-32 .179 23.0 5-17 2-15 3-6 5-20 2-12
Charlotte 102, New Jersey 92
Dallas 107, Denver 104
Detroit 100, LA Lakers 97 (2OT)
Minnesota 108, Golden State 93
Atlanta 94, Milwaukee 71
Phoenix 105, New York 98
Was Bullets 112, Boston 106