1. Miami Heat 25-7- Recently had a back to back to back and went 3-0, winning each game by double digits.
2. Oklahoma City Thunder 25-7- Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook became the first duo of teammates to score 40 points in a game since MJ and Pippen in 1996.
3. San Antonio Spurs 22-9- 10 game winning streak for the old team that won’t win a championship according to the experts.
4. Chicago Bulls 26-8- Derrick Rose finally returns and they dominate the Atlanta Hawks.
10. Memphis Grizzlies 18-15- Have won 6 out of 8 with Philadelphia and Dallas coming up on a short home stand.
11. Los Angeles Lakers 18-13-Brutal stretch with Dallas, Oklahoma City and Minnesota coming up.
12. Atlanta Hawks 19-13- A brutal stretch against Miami, LA, Phoenix, Portland and Chicago has gone 1-4 so far. Knicks and Magic still left on tap before Golden State to end the month.
13.Indiana Pacers 19-12- Wins against New Jersey and Charlotte come after losing five in a row.
14. Portland Trail Blazers 17-15- It’s been an up and down month for Portland. Wins over Denver and Atlanta are nullified by losses to Washington and Sacramento.
15. Denver Nuggets 17-15- Were apart of history Sunday…not in a good way. The Nuggets were the first team to give up a 50 point, 40 point, and triple-double to a trio of teammates in NBA history in their loss to the Thunder.
16. Minnesota TWolves 16-16- Rubio and Love are making it fun to be Timberwolves fan again.
17. New York Knicks 16-17-
18. Utah Jazz 15-16- Continue to fall back to Earth with only three wins this month.
19. Boston Celtics 15-16- Just when you thought they figured it out, a 4 game losing streak including two losses to the Pistons makes you wonder.
20. Cleveland Cavs 12-17- Kyrie continues to marvel, averaging 18 points, 5 assists, and 3.5 rebounds per game.
21. Phoenix Suns 13-19- Steve Nash’s assists in his last four games, 16,17,14,11.
22. Milwaukee Bucks 13-19- Brandon Jennings doesn’t want to be there and that’s not good news for Bucks fans.
23. Golden State Warriors 11-17- At least the Run TMC bobbleheads will keep fans interested for a little while.
24.Detroit Pistons 11-22- Have had a really good month, going 7-3, including two wins over Boston.
25. Sacramento Kings 10-21- Since that impressive win over OKC on National TV, the Kings have lost 5 straight including losses to Detroit and Cleveland.
26. New Jersey Nets 10-24- At least Brook Lopez is back….
27. Toronto Raptors 9-23- Jose Calderon is in the top 5 in assists…and that’s about all I got.
28. New Orleans Hornets 7-24- Have actually won three out of four.
29. Washington Wizards 7-25- A lost cause….
30. Charlotte Bobcats 4-27- Could go down as one of the worst in NBA history.