High fiveRank, Team, Record •1. Boston, 39-9 Playing well despite Kevin Garnett's absence. •2. Detroit, 36-13 Seven-game winning streak has them chasing a No. 1 seed. •3. Phoenix, 35-15 It's safe to say they're the league's best team with Shaq. •4. New Orleans, 34-15 Now's a good time to start believing that they're for real. •5. Dallas, 34-15 Trades by the Lakers, Spurs and Suns have made it tough on the Mavs.
Low five•26. New York, 15-36 Ben Wallace/Jermaine O'Neal trade rumors? Say it ain't so. •27. Seattle, 13-37 Kevin Durant might have hit the rookie wall. •28. Memphis, 13-37 Six-game losing streak tells it all. •29. Minnesota, 10-38 Al Jefferson is wasting away in the Twin Cities. •30. Miami, 9-40 It's weird seeing Shawn Marion in a Heat uniform.