If the Playoffs Started Today

based on current standings

Eastern Conference

1 Cleveland Cavaliers (13-5)

Games Remaining:
64 (30 Home, 34 Away)

vs  
8 Detroit Pistons (11-11)

Games Remaining:
60 (31 Home, 29 Away)

Regular Season Series: Cleveland leads 1 - 0 Nov 18: at Cleveland 104, Detroit 81 Dec 26: Cleveland at Detroit Mar 9: Cleveland at Detroit Mar 14: Detroit at Cleveland

2 Toronto Raptors (14-6)

Games Remaining:
62 (30 Home, 32 Away)

vs  
7 New York Knicks (11-9)

Games Remaining:
62 (29 Home, 33 Away)

Regular Season Series: Toronto leads 1 - 0 Nov 12: at Toronto 118, New York 107 Jan 15: New York at Toronto Feb 27: Toronto at New York Apr 9: Toronto at New York

3 Boston Celtics (12-8)

Games Remaining:
62 (32 Home, 30 Away)

vs  
6 Charlotte Bobcats (11-9)

Games Remaining:
62 (29 Home, 33 Away)

Regular Season Series: Boston leads 1 - 0 Oct 29: Boston 104, at Charlotte 98 Dec 16: Charlotte at Boston Jan 16: Charlotte at Boston Apr 8: Boston at Charlotte

4 Chicago Bulls (11-8)

Games Remaining:
63 (34 Home, 29 Away)

vs  
5 Milwaukee Bucks (10-8)

Games Remaining:
64 (30 Home, 34 Away)

Regular Season Series: Tied 0 - 0 Dec 15: Chicago at Milwaukee Dec 16: Milwaukee at Chicago Dec 31: Milwaukee at Chicago Mar 26: Chicago at Milwaukee

 

Western Conference

1 Golden State Warriors (17-3)

Games Remaining:
62 (31 Home, 31 Away)

vs  
8 Portland Trail Blazers (11-10)

Games Remaining:
61 (30 Home, 31 Away)

Regular Season Series: Golden State leads 1 - 0 Nov 1: Golden State 127, at Portland 104 Dec 17: Portland at Golden State Jan 4: Portland at Golden State Jan 29: Golden State at Portland

2 San Antonio Spurs (16-4)

Games Remaining:
62 (32 Home, 30 Away)

vs  
7 Utah Jazz (12-9)

Games Remaining:
61 (31 Home, 30 Away)

Regular Season Series: Tied 1 - 1 Nov 1: Utah 106, at San Antonio 91 Nov 4: San Antonio 100, at Utah 86 Apr 2: Utah at San Antonio Apr 12: San Antonio at Utah

3 Los Angeles Clippers (16-6)

Games Remaining:
60 (31 Home, 29 Away)

vs  
6 Memphis Grizzlies (13-8)

Games Remaining:
61 (30 Home, 31 Away)

Regular Season Series: Tied 1 - 1 Nov 4: Los Angeles 99, at Memphis 88 Nov 16: Memphis 111, at Los Angeles 107 Jan 4: Memphis at Los Angeles Mar 9: Los Angeles at Memphis

4 Houston Rockets (13-7)

Games Remaining:
62 (35 Home, 27 Away)

vs  
5 Oklahoma City Thunder (13-8)

Games Remaining:
61 (28 Home, 33 Away)

Regular Season Series: Oklahoma City leads 1 - 0 Nov 16: at Oklahoma City 105, Houston 103 Dec 9: Houston at Oklahoma City Jan 5: Oklahoma City at Houston Mar 26: Oklahoma City at Houston

In the Hunt

Team GB
Indiana Pacers (10-10)
Next Game: at Golden State
0
Atlanta Hawks (10-11)
Next Game: vs. Oklahoma City
0.5
Orlando Magic (9-12)
Next Game: at Washington
1.5
 

In the Hunt

Team GB
Los Angeles Lakers (10-12)
Next Game: vs. Utah
1.5

Games Behind

Headed for the Lottery

Team GB
Miami Heat (7-13)
3
Washington Wizards (6-12)
3
Brooklyn Nets (5-14)
4.5
Philadelphia 76ers (4-16)
6
 

Games Behind

Headed for the Lottery

Team GB
Sacramento Kings (7-13)
3.5
Denver Nuggets (7-13)
3.5
New Orleans Pelicans (7-14)
4
Minnesota Timberwolves (6-14)
4.5
Phoenix Suns (6-14)
4.5
Dallas Mavericks (4-15)
6