Despite Sunday’s double-digit win over the Phoenix Suns, the Los Angeles Lakers remain one game behind the Portland Trail Blazers for the sixth seed with four games remaining. Bogdanovic has averaged 28.1 points on.576/.479/.905 shooting splits over the past seven games, highlighted by his career-high 48 points in Friday’s win over the Nuggets. Philadelphia 76ers
2020-21 record: 47-21
Previous ranking: 3
The Sixers have all but clinched the top seed in the Eastern Conference, giving them an easier path to the NBA Finals – by only having to beat either the Bucks or the Nets to get there – and an opportunity to rest players over these final few games. Twice in the past week, Paul had games with at least 10 assists and zero turnovers: On Tuesday, he had 16 assists and zero turnovers against Cleveland; and he registered 11 assists and no turnovers against the Knicks three days later.