NBA Conference Standings after Dec 11 in 1977-78 season

EASTERN CONFERENCE* - division leaders
Home Away Div Cnf Icf
*Philadelphia 18-7 .720 ---- 11-2 7-5 5-0 10-3 8-4
*Was Bullets 15-9 .625 2.5 10-3 5-6 6-1 10-3 5-6
Cleveland 14-10 .583 3.5 7-5 7-5 2-4 6-4 8-6
San Antonio 15-12 .556 4.0 9-3 6-9 2-1 9-4 6-8
New York 13-12 .520 5.0 10-4 3-8 2-4 7-9 6-3
Atlanta 12-12 .500 5.5 7-4 5-8 2-2 5-7 7-5
Buffalo 11-12 .478 6.0 8-5 3-7 4-2 7-5 4-7
NO Jazz 11-15 .423 7.5 8-3 3-12 1-4 4-7 7-8
Houston 10-15 .400 8.0 8-4 2-11 2-3 5-7 5-8
Boston 8-16 .333 9.5 7-6 1-10 2-4 5-11 3-5
New Jersey 5-22 .185 14.0 3-8 2-14 1-4 2-10 3-12
WESTERN CONFERENCE* - division leaders
Home Away Div Cnf Icf
*Portland 20-4 .833 ---- 12-0 8-4 5-0 10-2 10-2
*Denver 18-8 .692 3.0 13-0 5-8 6-2 10-3 8-5
Chicago 15-9 .625 5.0 9-2 6-7 2-1 6-4 9-5
Phoenix 14-9 .609 5.5 9-3 5-6 4-2 10-3 4-6
Golden State 13-12 .520 7.5 10-2 3-10 1-2 5-7 8-5
Milwaukee 14-14 .500 8.0 7-6 7-8 4-4 8-7 6-7
Indiana 10-14 .417 10.0 7-5 3-9 3-4 5-12 5-2
LA Lakers 10-15 .400 10.5 8-7 2-8 1-4 5-9 5-6
Seattle 11-17 .393 11.0 7-7 4-10 1-4 5-9 6-8
Detroit 9-14 .391 10.5 8-6 1-8 2-3 4-7 5-7
Kansas City 9-17 .346 12.0 6-6 3-11 1-4 3-8 6-9
LA Lakers 124, Buffalo 119 (OT)
Seattle 116, Houston 84
New Jersey 106, Was Bullets 95