Eastern

Projections
Atlantic W
Wins
L
Losses
PCT
Win Percentage
GB
Games behind
PPG
Points scored average
OPPG
Points allowed average
Diff
Point-differential
Home
Home record
Road
Road record
Div
Record against division opponents
Conf
Record against conference opponents
STRK
Streak
L10
Previous 10-games record
W
Wins projection
Div
Division winner projection
Post
Postseason projection
- z 49 23 .681 113.6 108.1 5.5 29-7 20-16 10-2 31-11 W2 8-2 51.3 21.5% 98.2%
- x 48 24 .667 1.0 118.6 114.1 4.5 28-8 20-16 8-4 26-16 W5 6-4 54.2 49.1% 99.9%
- x 41 31 .569 8.0 107.0 104.7 2.3 25-11 16-20 4-8 25-17 W3 7-3 43.2 0.0% 63.6%
- x 36 36 .500 13.0 112.6 111.2 1.4 21-15 15-21 4-8 20-22 L1 4-6 52.1 28.1% 99.2%
- e 27 45 .375 22.0 111.3 111.7 -0.4 16-20 11-25 4-8 17-25 L7 1-9 42.0 0.0% 54.0%
Projections
Central W
Wins
L
Losses
PCT
Win Percentage
GB
Games behind
PPG
Points scored average
OPPG
Points allowed average
Diff
Point-differential
Home
Home record
Road
Road record
Div
Record against division opponents
Conf
Record against conference opponents
STRK
Streak
L10
Previous 10-games record
W
Wins projection
Div
Division winner projection
Post
Postseason projection
- y 46 26 .639 120.1 114.2 5.9 26-10 20-16 11-1 30-12 L1 8-2 56.8 99.1% 99.9%
- e 34 38 .472 12.0 115.3 115.3 0.0 13-23 21-15 7-5 20-22 W1 5-5 40.3 0.0% 39.0%
- e 31 41 .431 15.0 110.7 111.6 -0.9 15-21 16-20 7-5 21-21 W1 5-5 41.3 0.0% 47.3%
- e 22 50 .306 24.0 103.8 112.3 -8.5 13-23 9-27 4-8 16-26 L2 1-9 27.9 0.0% <1.0%
- e 20 52 .278 26.0 106.6 111.1 -4.5 13-23 7-29 1-11 12-30 L5 1-9 20.2 0.0% <1.0%
Projections
Southeast W
Wins
L
Losses
PCT
Win Percentage
GB
Games behind
PPG
Points scored average
OPPG
Points allowed average
Diff
Point-differential
Home
Home record
Road
Road record
Div
Record against division opponents
Conf
Record against conference opponents
STRK
Streak
L10
Previous 10-games record
W
Wins projection
Div
Division winner projection
Post
Postseason projection
- y 41 31 .569 113.7 111.4 2.3 25-11 16-20 9-3 24-18 W4 7-3 44.9 50.6% 78.8%
- x 40 32 .556 1.0 108.1 108.0 0.1 21-15 19-17 6-6 24-18 W1 8-2 43.1 30.1% 64.7%
- x 34 38 .472 7.0 116.6 118.5 -1.9 19-17 15-21 3-9 16-26 W2 6-4 41.4 18.2% 48.9%
- e 33 39 .458 8.0 109.5 111.4 -1.9 18-18 15-21 8-4 20-22 L5 3-7 34.6 1.1% 6.1%
- e 21 51 .292 20.0 104.0 113.3 -9.3 11-25 10-26 4-8 13-29 L7 2-8 20.3 0.0% <1.0%

Western

Projections
Northwest W
Wins
L
Losses
PCT
Win Percentage
GB
Games behind
PPG
Points scored average
OPPG
Points allowed average
Diff
Point-differential
Home
Home record
Road
Road record
Div
Record against division opponents
Conf
Record against conference opponents
STRK
Streak
L10
Previous 10-games record
W
Wins projection
Div
Division winner projection
Post
Postseason projection
- z 52 20 .722 116.4 107.2 9.2 31-5 21-15 7-5 28-14 W2 7-3 54.5 87.9% 99.0%
- x 47 25 .653 5.0 115.1 110.1 5.0 25-11 22-14 9-3 26-16 L1 6-4 45.6 6.4% 70.6%
- x 42 30 .583 10.0 116.1 114.3 1.8 20-16 22-14 6-6 23-19 W1 8-2 45.3 5.7% 71.2%
- e 23 49 .319 29.0 112.1 117.7 -5.6 13-23 10-26 5-7 15-27 W1 5-5 31.1 0.0% 1.3%
- e 22 50 .306 30.0 105.0 115.6 -10.6 10-26 12-24 3-9 12-30 W1 1-9 13.6 0.0% <1.0%
Projections
Pacific W
Wins
L
Losses
PCT
Win Percentage
GB
Games behind
PPG
Points scored average
OPPG
Points allowed average
Diff
Point-differential
Home
Home record
Road
Road record
Div
Record against division opponents
Conf
Record against conference opponents
STRK
Streak
L10
Previous 10-games record
W
Wins projection
Div
Division winner projection
Post
Postseason projection
- y 51 21 .708 115.3 109.5 5.8 27-9 24-12 7-5 30-12 W3 7-3 52.7 29.7% 97.9%
- x 47 25 .653 4.0 114.0 107.8 6.2 26-10 21-15 9-3 27-15 L2 4-6 51.5 20.9% 97.0%
- x 42 30 .583 9.0 109.5 106.8 2.7 21-15 21-15 4-8 25-17 W5 6-4 53.1 32.2% 98.5%
- e 39 33 .542 12.0 113.7 112.7 1.0 25-11 14-22 5-7 25-17 W6 8-2 51.1 17.2% 95.8%
- e 31 41 .431 20.0 113.7 117.4 -3.7 16-20 15-21 5-7 18-24 L3 6-4 34.0 0.0% 4.0%
Projections
Southwest W
Wins
L
Losses
PCT
Win Percentage
GB
Games behind
PPG
Points scored average
OPPG
Points allowed average
Diff
Point-differential
Home
Home record
Road
Road record
Div
Record against division opponents
Conf
Record against conference opponents
STRK
Streak
L10
Previous 10-games record
W
Wins projection
Div
Division winner projection
Post
Postseason projection
- y 42 30 .583 112.4 110.2 2.2 21-15 21-15 7-5 21-21 L1 7-3 44.9 46.7% 74.5%
- x 38 34 .528 4.0 113.3 112.3 1.0 18-18 20-16 6-6 19-23 L1 6-4 45.3 51.4% 77.8%
- e 33 39 .458 9.0 111.1 112.8 -1.7 14-22 19-17 6-6 17-25 L4 2-8 31.4 0.0% 1.9%
- e 31 41 .431 11.0 114.6 114.9 -0.3 18-18 13-23 6-6 18-24 L4 4-6 35.6 1.8% 10.2%
- e 17 55 .236 25.0 108.8 116.7 -7.9 9-27 8-28 5-7 11-31 L1 2-8 26.9 0.0% <1.0%

Notes

  • The 2020-21 NBA postseason will be expanded to include a play-in tournament in each conference. Teams that are seeded 7-10 will participate in said play-in tournament at the end of the regular season.

Legend

  • Z - Clinched Top Seed In Conference
  • Y - Clinched Division Title
  • X - Clinched Playoff Berth
  • E - Eliminated From Playoff Contention