Final NBA Conference Standings 1996-97

EASTERN CONFERENCE
Home Away Div Cnf Icf
1 Chicago 69-13 .841 -- 39-2 30-11 24-4 44-10 25-3
2 Miami 61-21 .744 8 29-12 32-9 16-8 40-14 21-7
3 New York 57-25 .695 12 31-10 26-15 19-6 38-16 19-9
4 Atlanta 56-26 .683 13 36-5 20-21 17-11 34-20 22-6
5 Detroit 54-28 .659 15 30-11 24-17 17-11 34-20 20-8
6 Charlotte 54-28 .659 15 30-11 24-17 14-14 34-20 20-8
7 Orlando 45-37 .549 24 26-15 19-22 13-11 29-25 16-12
8 Was Bullets 44-38 .537 25 25-16 19-22 14-10 28-26 16-12
Cleveland 42-40 .512 27 25-16 17-24 13-15 26-28 16-12
Indiana 39-43 .476 30 21-20 18-23 11-17 22-32 17-11
Milwaukee 33-49 .402 36 20-21 13-28 10-18 22-32 11-17
Toronto 30-52 .366 39 18-23 12-29 6-22 16-38 14-14
New Jersey 26-56 .317 43 16-25 10-31 11-13 16-38 10-18
Philadelphia 22-60 .268 47 11-30 11-30 11-14 14-40 8-20
Boston 15-67 .183 54 11-30 4-37 1-23 8-46 7-21
 
Eastern Conference 1st Round
1Chicago - 8Was Bullets 3-0 WWw
2Miami - 7Orlando 3-2 WWLLW
3New York - 6Charlotte 3-0 WWw
4Atlanta - 5Detroit 3-2 WlLwW
Eastern Conference Semifinals
1Chicago - 4Atlanta 4-1 WlwwW
2Miami - 3New York 4-3 lWLLWwW
Eastern Conference Finals
1Chicago - 2Miami 4-1 WWwLW
WESTERN CONFERENCE
Home Away Div Cnf Icf
1 Utah 64-18 .780 -- 38-3 26-15 19-5 41-11 23-7
2 Seattle 57-25 .695 7 31-10 26-15 16-8 37-15 20-10
3 Houston 57-25 .695 7 30-11 27-14 19-5 40-12 17-13
4 LA Lakers 56-26 .683 8 31-10 25-16 18-6 37-15 19-11
5 Portland 49-33 .598 15 29-12 20-21 15-9 36-16 13-17
6 Minnesota 40-42 .488 24 25-16 15-26 16-8 28-24 12-18
7 Phoenix 40-42 .488 24 25-16 15-26 13-11 27-25 13-17
8 LA Clippers 36-46 .439 28 21-20 15-26 10-14 26-26 10-20
Sacramento 34-48 .415 30 22-19 12-29 8-16 23-29 11-19
Golden State 30-52 .366 34 18-23 12-29 4-20 19-33 11-19
Dallas 24-58 .293 40 14-27 10-31 9-15 16-36 8-22
Denver 21-61 .256 43 12-29 9-32 7-17 13-39 8-22
San Antonio 20-62 .244 44 12-29 8-33 8-16 12-40 8-22
Vancouver 14-68 .171 50 8-33 6-35 6-18 9-43 5-25
 
 
Western Conference 1st Round
1Utah - 8LA Clippers 3-0 WWw
2Seattle - 7Phoenix 3-2 lWLwW
3Houston - 6Minnesota 3-0 WWw
4LA Lakers - 5Portland 3-1 WWLw
Western Conference Semifinals
1Utah - 4LA Lakers 4-1 WWLwW
3Houston - 2Seattle 4-3 WlwwlLW
Western Conference Finals
1Utah - 3Houston 4-2 WWLLWw

NBA FINALS
1Chicago - 1Utah 4-2 WWLLwW