If the Playoffs Started Today

based on current standings

Eastern Conference

1 Boston Celtics (1-0)

Games Remaining:
81 (40 Home, 41 Away)

vs  
8 New York Knicks (1-1)

Games Remaining:
80 (40 Home, 40 Away)

Regular Season Series: Tied 0 - 0 Dec 12: New York at Boston Feb 3: Boston at New York Feb 25: New York at Boston Mar 27: Boston at New York

2 Indiana Pacers (1-0)

Games Remaining:
81 (40 Home, 41 Away)

vs  
7 Washington Wizards (1-1)

Games Remaining:
80 (41 Home, 39 Away)

Regular Season Series: Tied 0 - 0 Nov 5: Indiana at Washington Nov 8: Washington at Indiana Mar 25: Indiana at Washington Apr 14: Washington at Indiana

3 Chicago Bulls (1-0)

Games Remaining:
81 (41 Home, 40 Away)

vs  
6 Toronto Raptors (1-0)

Games Remaining:
81 (40 Home, 41 Away)

Regular Season Series: Tied 0 - 0 Nov 13: Chicago at Toronto Dec 22: Toronto at Chicago Mar 20: Toronto at Chicago Mar 25: Chicago at Toronto

4 Charlotte Bobcats (1-0)

Games Remaining:
81 (40 Home, 41 Away)

vs  
5 Miami Heat (1-0)

Games Remaining:
81 (40 Home, 41 Away)

Regular Season Series: Tied 0 - 0 Nov 5: Miami at Charlotte Nov 23: Charlotte at Miami Jan 21: Miami at Charlotte Apr 7: Charlotte at Miami

 

Western Conference

1 Houston Rockets (2-0)

Games Remaining:
80 (41 Home, 39 Away)

vs  
8 Memphis Grizzlies (1-0)

Games Remaining:
81 (40 Home, 41 Away)

Regular Season Series: Tied 0 - 0 Nov 17: Houston at Memphis Dec 3: Memphis at Houston Dec 26: Houston at Memphis Mar 4: Memphis at Houston

2 Denver Nuggets (1-0)

Games Remaining:
81 (40 Home, 41 Away)

vs  
7 San Antonio Spurs (1-0)

Games Remaining:
81 (40 Home, 41 Away)

Regular Season Series: Tied 0 - 0 Dec 14: San Antonio at Denver Jan 20: San Antonio at Denver Mar 6: Denver at San Antonio Apr 3: Denver at San Antonio

3 Golden State Warriors (1-0)

Games Remaining:
81 (41 Home, 40 Away)

vs  
6 Los Angeles Clippers (1-0)

Games Remaining:
81 (40 Home, 41 Away)

Regular Season Series: Tied 0 - 0 Nov 5: Los Angeles at Golden State Dec 25: Golden State at Los Angeles Mar 8: Los Angeles at Golden State Mar 31: Golden State at Los Angeles

4 Phoenix Suns (1-0)

Games Remaining:
81 (40 Home, 41 Away)

vs  
5 Portland Trail Blazers (1-0)

Games Remaining:
81 (40 Home, 41 Away)

Regular Season Series: Tied 0 - 0 Jan 21: Portland at Phoenix Feb 5: Phoenix at Portland Mar 27: Portland at Phoenix Mar 30: Phoenix at Portland

In the Hunt

Team GB
Milwaukee Bucks (0-1)
Next Game: vs. Philadelphia
0.5
Cleveland Cavaliers (0-1)
Next Game: at Chicago
0.5
Atlanta Hawks (0-1)
Next Game: vs. Indiana
0.5
Philadelphia 76ers (0-1)
Next Game: at Milwaukee
0.5
Brooklyn Nets (0-1)
Next Game: at Detroit
0.5
Detroit Pistons (0-2)
Next Game: vs. Brooklyn
1
Orlando Magic (0-2)
Next Game: vs. Toronto
1
 

In the Hunt

Team GB
New Orleans Pelicans (1-0)
Next Game: vs. Dallas
0
Dallas Mavericks (1-1)
Next Game: at New Orleans
0.5
Minnesota Timberwolves (1-1)
Next Game: vs. Chicago
0.5
Sacramento Kings (0-1)
Next Game: vs. Portland
1
Oklahoma City Thunder (0-2)
Next Game: vs. Denver
1.5
Utah Jazz (0-2)
Next Game: vs. Phoenix
1.5
Los Angeles Lakers (0-2)
Next Game: vs. Los Angeles
1.5

Games Behind

Headed for the Lottery

Team GB
 

Games Behind

Headed for the Lottery

Team GB