NBA Commissioner Adam Silver meets with the Board of Governors on a call Thursday, the discussions is to resume the 2019-2020 season with a 22-team format.
The 22 teams will participate in a 8 game tournament regular season record and to determine the top 8 seeds for both Eastern and Western Conference that will be played at Disney’s ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in Orlando, Florida.
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Adrian Wojnarowski twitted on his post below:
Joining the 16 current playoff teams in Orlando: New Orleans, Portland, Phoenix, Sacramento and San Antonio in the West and Washington in the East. If the 9th seed is more than 4 games behind the 8th, No. 8 makes playoffs; Fewer than 4 games, a play-in tournament. Adrian Wojnarowski
We previously posted a top 8 teams both in Eastern and Western conference, other 6 teams has the chance to continue their season from Western Conference are the Portland Trail Blazers, New Orleans Pelicans, Sacramento Kings, San Antonio Spurs and Phoenix Suns only the Washington Wizards in the East that was 5.5 games behind the Orlando Magic for the final playoff spot in the Eastern conference.
See list below for the top 8 teams in the West or click this link to view the standings.
- Los Angeles Lakers
- Los Angeles Clippers
- Denver Nuggets
- Utah Jazz
- Oklahoma City Thunder
- Houston Rockets
- Dallas Mavericks
- Memphis Grizzlies
See the table below for Western conference that are in the 9 to 13th seed, see the top 16 before the NBA suspended the games last March.
See list below for the top 8 teams in the East or click this link to view the standings.
- Milwaukee Bucks
- Toronto Raptors
- Boston Celtics
- Miami Heat
- Indiana Pacers
- Philadelphia 76ers
- Brooklyn Nets
- Orlando Magic
Los Angeles Lakers the number 1 seed in Western Conference before the nba suspended with 49-14 win-loss card while the Milwaukee Bucks headed by Giannis Antetokounmpo with 53-12 top in the East
|Portland Trail Blazers
|New Orleans Pelicans
|San Antonio Spurs
The play-in format requires a double-elimination format for the 8th seed, a single-elimination for the 9th seed, per sources. Adrian Wojnarowski
You can see here the top 16 both east and west.
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