NBA Conference Standings after Mar 11 in 1996-97 season

EASTERN CONFERENCE* - division leaders
Home Away Div Cnf Icf
*Chicago 54-8 .871 ---- 30-1 24-7 17-3 31-5 23-3
*New York 47-17 .734 8.0 27-5 20-12 16-3 29-9 18-8
Miami 46-17 .730 8.5 19-9 27-8 14-6 32-11 14-6
Detroit 45-17 .726 9.0 25-6 20-11 14-5 31-9 14-8
Atlanta 43-19 .694 11.0 27-3 16-16 13-8 26-14 17-5
Charlotte 41-22 .651 13.5 23-7 18-15 8-11 22-16 19-6
Cleveland 34-27 .557 19.5 21-12 13-15 11-11 20-20 14-7
Orlando 33-28 .541 20.5 19-10 14-18 10-7 22-18 11-10
Indiana 29-32 .475 24.5 16-13 13-19 7-11 16-22 13-10
Was Bullets 28-33 .459 25.5 16-15 12-18 9-10 17-24 11-9
Milwaukee 26-36 .419 28.0 14-18 12-18 7-17 16-27 10-9
Toronto 22-40 .355 32.0 15-17 7-23 4-15 9-28 13-12
New Jersey 18-43 .295 35.5 11-18 7-25 6-9 8-30 10-13
Philadelphia 16-45 .262 37.5 8-22 8-23 7-10 9-25 7-20
Boston 12-51 .190 42.5 9-22 3-29 0-17 5-35 7-16
WESTERN CONFERENCE* - division leaders
Home Away Div Cnf Icf
*Utah 45-17 .726 ---- 29-3 16-14 13-5 28-10 17-7
*Seattle 43-18 .705 1.5 24-8 19-10 13-4 25-10 18-8
Houston 43-20 .683 2.5 22-9 21-11 12-4 29-9 14-11
LA Lakers 41-20 .672 3.5 23-8 18-12 12-4 26-11 15-9
Portland 36-28 .562 10.0 23-10 13-18 12-7 28-13 8-15
Minnesota 31-30 .508 13.5 20-11 11-19 14-5 24-18 7-12
Sacramento 28-35 .444 17.5 17-14 11-21 5-11 17-20 11-15
LA Clippers 26-34 .433 18.0 17-15 9-19 7-10 19-18 7-16
Phoenix 24-38 .387 21.0 18-13 6-25 5-9 12-21 12-17
Golden State 23-38 .377 21.5 13-16 10-22 3-12 14-22 9-16
Dallas 20-41 .328 24.5 12-20 8-21 8-12 13-27 7-14
Denver 18-44 .290 27.0 10-20 8-24 5-11 11-23 7-21
San Antonio 15-47 .242 30.0 8-22 7-25 7-12 10-27 5-20
Vancouver 11-53 .172 35.0 7-28 4-25 4-14 6-33 5-20
Chicago 117, Boston 106
Cleveland 88, Sacramento 85
Seattle 93, Detroit 80
Houston 103, San Antonio 79
Portland 109, LA Clippers 105
Miami 108, Milwaukee 93
Dallas 91, New York 83
Orlando 96, Denver 91
Minnesota 104, Philadelphia 100
Toronto 105, Phoenix 101
Atlanta 106, Utah 99
Charlotte 98, Vancouver 92