2021 NBA Power Rankings: How all 30 teams stack up after early wave of games

Darren Hartwell
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2021 NBA Power Rankings: Where do Celtics rank among East elites? originally appeared on NBC Sports Boston

Buckle up for a wild ride, NBA fans.

We've already seen some eye-opening developments over the first few weeks, from the New York Knicks actually playing good basketball to the Toronto Raptors dwelling in the cellar of the East.

So, which teams have distinguished themselves out of the gate, and which squads need to look in the mirror? While it's too early to declare contenders and pretenders, we have enough of a sample size to reset the NBA hierarchy as 2021 gets underway.

Behold, the first NBA Power Rankings of the New Year.

2021 NBA Power Rankings: How all 30 teams stack up after first wave of games.