NBA Conference Standings after Jan 7 in 1977-78 season

EASTERN CONFERENCE* - division leaders
Home Away Div Cnf Icf
*Philadelphia 24-11 .686 ---- 17-3 7-8 5-1 13-5 11-6
*Was Bullets 21-14 .600 3.0 14-4 7-10 8-1 13-4 8-10
New York 22-16 .579 3.5 15-6 7-10 4-4 12-10 10-6
San Antonio 21-17 .553 4.5 12-6 9-11 6-2 14-5 7-12
Cleveland 19-18 .514 6.0 12-7 7-11 2-8 9-12 10-6
Atlanta 18-21 .462 8.0 11-7 7-14 4-5 8-11 10-10
NO Jazz 16-21 .432 9.0 11-7 5-14 3-5 7-9 9-12
Buffalo 14-21 .400 10.0 10-8 4-13 4-3 8-8 6-13
Houston 14-22 .389 10.5 11-7 3-15 3-5 7-10 7-12
Boston 11-24 .314 13.0 9-7 2-17 3-4 6-11 5-13
New Jersey 9-28 .243 16.0 7-11 2-17 2-6 4-16 5-12
WESTERN CONFERENCE* - division leaders
Home Away Div Cnf Icf
*Portland 30-5 .857 ---- 20-0 10-5 8-0 17-3 13-2
*Denver 23-13 .639 7.5 15-1 8-12 6-4 12-7 11-6
Phoenix 24-14 .632 7.5 13-3 11-11 5-3 13-5 11-9
Chicago 20-18 .526 11.5 14-4 6-14 3-3 8-9 12-9
Milwaukee 21-19 .525 11.5 11-10 10-9 5-5 9-9 12-10
Seattle 19-20 .487 13.0 13-8 6-12 3-6 11-11 8-9
Detroit 17-20 .459 14.0 11-9 6-11 4-4 6-12 11-8
Golden State 17-20 .459 14.0 14-4 3-16 1-5 8-11 9-9
LA Lakers 17-20 .459 14.0 11-8 6-12 3-6 8-11 9-9
Indiana 15-19 .441 14.5 10-6 5-13 4-5 6-13 9-6
Kansas City 13-24 .351 18.0 10-8 3-16 4-5 6-13 7-11
Portland 109, Detroit 105
Atlanta 106, Houston 83
New York 100, Kansas City 93
Phoenix 107, Buffalo 97
San Antonio 109, Cleveland 107 (OT)