NBA Basketball 1997 - 1998
Ranking of Teams Within Their NBA Conference

Soren Sorensen; Mon Feb 05 22:54:53 2001


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Eastern Conference

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		                    Record    Record 
   No   Team                      Division     Total           CWS

    1   Chicago Bulls               53 - 16   77 - 26      1   1404
    2   Indiana Pacers              51 - 19   68 - 30      2   1154
    3   Miami Heat                  38 - 21   57 - 30      3    593
    4   Atlanta Hawks               35 - 23   51 - 35      4    505
    5   Charlotte Hornets           35 - 28   55 - 36      5    304
    6   New York Knicks             31 - 33   47 - 45      6    166
    7   Cleveland Cavaliers         29 - 29   48 - 38      7     38
    8   New Jersey Nets             27 - 30   43 - 42      8    -55
    9   Washington Wizards          24 - 30   42 - 40      9   -175
   10   Detroit Pistons             25 - 29   37 - 45     10   -198
   11   Orlando Magic               24 - 30   41 - 41     11   -261
   12   Boston Celtics              23 - 31   36 - 46     12   -327
   13   Milwaukee Bucks             20 - 34   36 - 46     13   -528
   14   Philadelphia 76ers          16 - 38   31 - 51     14   -953
   15   Toronto Raptors              7 - 47   16 - 66     15  -1669

Western Conference

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		                    Record    Record 
   No   Team                      Division     Total           CWS

    1   Utah Jazz                   49 - 17   75 - 27      1   1350
    2   Los Angeles Lakers          49 - 16   68 - 27      2   1347
    3   Seattle SuperSonics         43 - 19   65 - 27      3   1003
    4   Phoenix Suns                38 - 18   57 - 29      4    858
    5   Portland Trail Blazers      34 - 22   47 - 39      5    677
    6   San Antonio Spurs           37 - 24   60 - 31      6    653
    7   Minnesota Timberwolves      32 - 25   47 - 40      7    336
    8   Houston Rockets             31 - 26   43 - 44      8    275
    9   Sacramento Kings            18 - 34   27 - 55      9   -769
   10   Golden State Warriors       15 - 37   19 - 63     10   -957
   11   Vancouver Grizzlies         14 - 38   19 - 63     11  -1032
   12   Los Angeles Clippers        14 - 38   17 - 65     12  -1104
   13   Dallas Mavericks            13 - 39   20 - 62     13  -1145
   14   Denver Nuggets               9 - 43   11 - 71     14  -1494