NBA BASKETBALL Teams RANKINGS

The Dunkel Index analyzes game data to produce a power rating for each team. Those ratings are the basis for our game predictions.

BASKETBALL: NBA RANKINGS

Sport

League

Season


  • W / L RTG
    Index rating for the season adjusted for won/loss record.
  • SEA RTG
    Pure Index rating for season.
  • REC RTG
    Most recent pure Index rating.
  • HI
    Highest pure Index rating for season.
  • LO
    Lowest pure Index rating for season.
  • W/L +/-
    Percentage increase/decrease for pure Index rating over previous season.
  • SEA +/-
    Percentage increase/decrease for pure Index rating over previous season.
  • W/L
    Adjusted Index rating for season.
  • SEA
    Pure Index rating for season.

Regular Season

RANK TEAMS RECORD W / L RTG SEA RTG REC RTG HI LO W/L SEA W/L +/- SEA +/-
1 Milwaukee Bucks 56-17 153.346 124.526 0.000 131.535 117.804 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
2 Los Angeles Lakers 52-19 148.509 124.122 0.000 128.806 115.469 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
3 Toronto Raptors 53-19 146.987 121.862 0.000 126.152 118.820 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
4 Los Angeles Clippers 49-23 142.538 123.325 0.000 127.758 116.706 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
5 Boston Celtics 48-24 139.534 121.799 0.000 127.941 117.963 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
6 Denver Nuggets 46-27 132.575 118.535 0.000 124.641 113.809 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
7 Oklahoma City Thunder 44-28 131.439 119.615 0.000 124.334 115.694 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
8 Indiana Pacers 45-28 131.329 118.766 0.000 122.937 115.039 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
9 Houston Rockets 44-28 131.168 119.344 0.000 125.181 113.182 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
10 Utah Jazz 44-28 130.726 118.903 0.000 128.020 113.826 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
11 Miami Heat 44-29 129.620 118.535 0.000 122.904 113.804 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
12 Dallas Mavericks 43-32 129.123 120.995 0.000 128.805 116.937 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
13 Philadelphia 76ers 43-30 128.676 119.069 0.000 124.201 114.000 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
14 Brooklyn Nets 35-37 114.838 116.316 0.000 121.725 110.008 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
15 Portland Trail Blazers 35-39 113.496 116.452 0.000 122.171 110.508 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
16 Memphis Grizzlies 34-39 113.305 116.999 119.438 123.383 108.974 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
17 Phoenix Suns 34-39 111.997 115.692 126.181 126.181 110.834 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
18 Orlando Magic 33-40 111.499 116.672 0.000 121.560 112.180 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
19 San Antonio Spurs 32-39 111.145 116.318 119.373 123.507 110.920 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
20 New Orleans Pelicans 30-42 108.856 117.724 114.619 123.971 109.881 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
21 Sacramento Kings 31-41 108.811 116.200 117.388 119.695 111.041 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
22 Charlotte Hornets 23-42 97.942 111.982 116.544 117.141 105.854 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
23 Chicago Bulls 22-43 97.414 112.932 113.283 117.464 108.062 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
24 Washington Wizards 25-47 96.650 112.907 112.240 116.373 107.853 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
25 New York Knicks 21-45 93.743 111.478 112.363 115.433 105.013 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
26 Minnesota Timberwolves 19-45 93.364 112.577 110.876 118.231 108.758 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
27 Detroit Pistons 20-46 92.636 111.850 109.282 119.508 108.628 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
28 Atlanta Hawks 20-47 90.736 110.689 111.452 116.031 104.491 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
29 Cleveland Cavaliers 19-46 90.638 110.590 112.124 116.705 103.932 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
30 Golden State Warriors 15-50 84.607 110.471 112.703 114.059 105.375 0.000 0.000 0% 0%

Postseason

RANK TEAMS RECORD W / L RTG SEA RTG REC RTG HI LO W/L SEA W/L +/- SEA +/-
1 Los Angeles Lakers 16-5 131.309 123.180 127.299 128.122 115.298 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
2 Boston Celtics 10-7 129.051 126.834 125.993 129.342 123.228 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
3 Miami Heat 14-7 128.868 123.695 123.970 126.170 119.767 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
4 Toronto Raptors 7-4 128.018 125.801 125.292 128.371 124.250 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
5 Los Angeles Clippers 7-6 123.717 122.978 118.918 126.614 118.918 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
6 Milwaukee Bucks 5-5 119.742 119.742 119.820 121.676 115.842 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
7 Memphis Grizzlies 0-1 118.429 119.168 119.168 119.168 119.168 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
8 Denver Nuggets 9-10 117.754 118.493 121.776 123.641 111.515 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
9 Utah Jazz 3-4 117.221 117.960 115.610 121.132 115.497 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
10 Portland Trail Blazers 2-4 116.460 117.938 114.936 121.186 114.936 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
11 Dallas Mavericks 2-4 116.459 117.937 115.798 119.771 115.798 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
12 Philadelphia 76ers 0-4 116.205 119.161 118.778 120.772 118.473 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
13 Houston Rockets 5-7 116.197 117.675 115.656 120.560 115.656 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
14 Oklahoma City Thunder 3-4 114.766 115.505 114.903 116.987 113.460 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
15 Brooklyn Nets 0-4 114.312 117.267 114.771 118.817 114.771 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
16 Indiana Pacers 0-4 113.830 116.786 115.755 117.867 115.755 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
17 Orlando Magic 1-4 113.829 116.046 113.771 119.604 113.771 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
Rankings not yet available for this season

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