NBA Division Standings after Dec 7 in 1996-97 season

EASTERN CONFERENCE
Atlantic Division Home Away Div Cnf Icf
Miami 15-5 .750 ---- 5-3 10-2 2-2 7-5 8-0
New York 12-6 .667 2.0 5-4 7-2 3-3 6-4 6-2
Orlando 8-7 .533 4.5 5-5 3-2 2-3 7-5 1-2
Was Bullets 7-10 .412 6.5 4-6 3-4 4-0 5-8 2-2
Philadelphia 7-11 .389 7.0 4-5 3-6 5-1 5-7 2-4
New Jersey 4-11 .267 8.5 2-6 2-5 1-4 1-7 3-4
Boston 4-13 .235 9.5 4-7 0-6 0-4 2-9 2-4
Central Division Home Away Div Cnf Icf
Chicago 17-2 .895 ---- 7-1 10-1 4-0 9-1 8-1
Detroit 15-3 .833 1.5 9-2 6-1 5-2 11-2 4-1
Cleveland 11-6 .647 5.0 6-3 5-3 3-4 7-5 4-1
Atlanta 11-8 .579 6.0 6-1 5-7 4-4 7-7 4-1
Milwaukee 9-8 .529 7.0 5-4 4-4 2-3 6-5 3-3
Charlotte 9-9 .500 7.5 5-2 4-7 4-3 6-6 3-3
Indiana 8-8 .500 7.5 3-4 5-4 0-2 2-5 6-3
Toronto 6-12 .333 10.5 6-6 0-6 1-5 3-8 3-4
WESTERN CONFERENCE
Midwest Division Home Away Div Cnf Icf
Houston 17-2 .895 ---- 9-1 8-1 4-0 12-1 5-1
Utah 16-2 .889 0.5 11-1 5-1 5-2 13-2 3-0
Dallas 7-11 .389 9.5 5-4 2-7 3-2 4-3 3-8
Minnesota 7-11 .389 9.5 5-2 2-9 3-2 6-8 1-3
Denver 5-15 .250 12.5 2-8 3-7 1-5 3-10 2-5
San Antonio 3-14 .176 13.0 2-8 1-6 0-5 1-11 2-3
Vancouver 3-17 .150 14.5 2-7 1-10 2-2 3-7 0-10
Pacific Division Home Away Div Cnf Icf
Seattle 15-6 .714 ---- 6-3 9-3 7-1 11-3 4-3
LA Lakers 14-7 .667 1.0 8-2 6-5 5-0 9-4 5-3
Portland 12-8 .600 2.5 6-2 6-6 3-3 9-5 3-3
LA Clippers 7-12 .368 7.0 3-6 4-6 1-2 5-6 2-6
Golden State 6-13 .316 8.0 4-7 2-6 1-6 4-10 2-3
Sacramento 6-13 .316 8.0 2-5 4-8 1-4 4-7 2-6
Phoenix 3-14 .176 10.0 2-6 1-8 2-4 2-9 1-5
Charlotte 94, Seattle 92
Detroit 95, New Jersey 69
New York 89, LA Clippers 80
Miami 83, Chicago 80
Milwaukee 126, Was Bullets 118
Houston 123, Philadelphia 108
Atlanta 101, Toronto 75
Utah 104, Denver 91
Dallas 96, Vancouver 85