In this high-caliber showdown in the West, the first and the seventh best teams of the conference are clashing, when the West leaders Houston Rockets (20-4), are hosting the struggling lately New Orleans Pelicans (14-13), who want to turn their latest victory into a streak.
The best and the worse team of the Eastern Conference are clashing today in Chicago, when the Bulls (5-20), who want to extend a rare winning streak they are currently running, are hosting the Boston Celtics (23-5), who want to turn their latest victory into another streak.
In this high-caliber showdown between the first and the sixth best teams of the Western Conference, the struggling lately Portland Trail Blazers (13-11), looking to end a losing streak, are hosting the red-hot leaders of the West Houston Rockets (19-4).
In this all-Western showdown, two teams with playoff hopes for the season but both sitting outside the top-8 are clashing tonight, when the Memphis Grizzlies (8-17), are hosting the Oklahoma City Thunder (11-13), with both teams looking to bounce back after defeats in their latest matchups.
Two teams from opposing conferences with almost identical records are clashing today, when the Milwaukee Bucks (14-10), having won their last two games, are hosting the Utah Jazz (13-13), who have lost their last two.
In this high-caliber Eastern duel, the second and the eighth best teams of the conference are clashing, when the hottest team in the league currently, the Cleveland Cavaliers (18-7), are hosting the Philadelphia 76ers (13-11), who want to end a losing streak and stop their fall in the league table.
Two teams from different conferences currently on opposing conferences currently on opposite trajectories are clashing, when the struggling and injury-plagued Los Angeles Clippers (8-15), are hosting the Washington Wizards (14-11), who want to extend their current winning streak.
In this high-caliber duel between two of the best teams of their respective conference, the third-best team of the West, the San Antonio Spurs (17-8), are hosting the leaders of the East, the Boston Celtics (22-4), with both teams being extremely hot and streaky lately and want to keep it that way.