NBA Conference Standings

2018-19 NBA Magic Numbers

East

Eastern Conference GP W L W%
MIL 1 1 0 1.000   81 81 81 81 81 81 80 80 80 80 80 80 81 81
NYK 1 1 0 1.000 81   81 81 81 81 81 80 80 80 80 80 80 81 81
BOS 1 1 0 1.000 81 81   81 81 81 81 80 80 80 80 80 80 81 81
DET 1 1 0 1.000 81 81 81   81 81 81 80 80 80 80 80 80 81 81
ORL 1 1 0 1.000 81 81 81 81   81 81 80 80 80 80 80 80 81 81
TOR 1 1 0 1.000 81 81 81 81 81   81 80 80 80 80 80 80 81 81
IND 1 1 0 1.000 81 81 81 81 81 81   80 80 80 80 80 80 81 81
CHA 1 0 1 .000 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC   81 81 81 81 81 NC NC
ATL 1 0 1 .000 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 81   81 81 81 81 NC NC
CLE 1 0 1 .000 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 81 81   81 81 81 NC NC
PHI 1 0 1 .000 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 81 81 81   81 81 NC NC
BKN 1 0 1 .000 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 81 81 81 81   81 NC NC
MIA 1 0 1 .000 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 81 81 81 81 81   NC NC
CHI 0 0 0 82 82 82 82 82 82 82 81 81 81 81 81 81   82
WAS 0 0 0 82 82 82 82 82 82 82 81 81 81 81 81 81 82  

West

Western Conference GP W L W%
GSW 1 1 0 1.000   81 81 80 80 80 80 81 81 81 81 81 81 81 81
SAS 1 1 0 1.000 81   81 80 80 80 80 81 81 81 81 81 81 81 81
NWO 1 1 0 1.000 81 81   80 80 80 80 81 81 81 81 81 81 81 81
MEM 1 0 1 .000 NC NC NC   81 81 81 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC
MIN 1 0 1 .000 NC NC NC 81   81 81 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC
HOU 1 0 1 .000 NC NC NC 81 81   81 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC
OKC 1 0 1 .000 NC NC NC 81 81 81   NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC
LAC 0 0 0 82 82 82 81 81 81 81   82 82 82 82 82 82 82
PHX 0 0 0 82 82 82 81 81 81 81 82   82 82 82 82 82 82
LAL 0 0 0 82 82 82 81 81 81 81 82 82   82 82 82 82 82
DAL 0 0 0 82 82 82 81 81 81 81 82 82 82   82 82 82 82
POR 0 0 0 82 82 82 81 81 81 81 82 82 82 82   82 82 82
DEN 0 0 0 82 82 82 81 81 81 81 82 82 82 82 82   82 82
SAC 0 0 0 82 82 82 81 81 81 81 82 82 82 82 82 82   82
UTH 0 0 0 82 82 82 81 81 81 81 82 82 82 82 82 82 82  

Two-Team Tiebreaker

  1. Division winner
  2. Better record in head-to-head games
  3. Higher winning percentage within division (if teams are in the same division)
  4. Higher winning percentage in conference games
  5. Higher winning percentage against playoff teams in own conference
  6. Higher winning percentage against playoff teams in opposite conference
  7. Higher point differential between points scored and points allowed

Three-Team Tiebreaker

  1. Division winner
  2. Best head-to-head winning percentage among all teams tied
  3. Highest winning percentage within division (if teams are in the same division)
  4. Highest winning percentage in conference games
  5. Highest winning percentage against playoff teams in own conference
  6. Highest point differential between points scored and points allowed

Tiebreaking prodecures from NBA.com

Updated: October 18, 2018 12:00am ET