clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

2013 NBA Standings: Hawks 2.5 back of Heat, Knicks for conference lead

New, comment

Despite a two-game losing streak and going just 5-5 over their last 10 games, the Atlanta Hawks still only trail the New York Knicks and the Miami Heat by 2.5 games for first place in the Eastern Conference.

USA TODAY Sports

The Atlanta Hawks are 2.5 games back of the Eastern Conference lead after back-to-back losses to the Pistons and the Celtics. Miami is percentage points ahead of the Knicks for first place in the conference. Atlanta has gone 5-5 over its last 10 games and remains in third place. Indiana has won seven of 10 and has closed to within a game of the Hawks in fourth place.

Chicago is in fifth place four games back and followed by the suddenly resurgent Brooklyn Nets. Milwaukee is on a four-game skid and drops to seventh while the Celtics round out the would be playoff order in eighth place with a 16-17 record.

Here is a look at the complete conference standings:


Eastern Standings

GP W-L PCT
Miami Heat 31 22-9 .710
New York Knicks 33 23-10 .697
Atlanta Hawks 32 20-12 .625
Indiana Pacers 34 20-14 .588
Chicago Bulls 31 18-13 .581
Brooklyn Nets 34 19-15 .559
Milwaukee Bucks 32 16-16 .500
Boston Celtics 33 16-17 .485
Philadelphia 76ers 35 15-20 .429
Detroit Pistons 35 13-22 .371
Toronto Raptors 33 12-21 .364
Orlando Magic 33 12-21 .364
Charlotte Bobcats 32 8-24 .250
Cleveland Cavaliers 35 8-27 .229
Washington Wizards 31 4-27 .129

Now here is a look at the up to the minute Southeast Division Standings:


Southeast Standings

W L PCT GB STRK
Miami 22 9 .709 0 Lost 1
Atlanta 21 12 .636 2 Lost 2
Orlando 12 21 .363 11 Lost 8
Charlotte 8 24 .250 14.5 Lost 1
Washington 4 27 .129 18 Lost 4

(updated 1.6.2013 at 7:47 AM EST)