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1. Bulls (40-15) On championship stampede 2

2. Sonics (40-13) Supermen slowed by Celtics 1

3. JAZZ (36-15) Mailman delivering victories --

4. Pacers (37-16) In Chicago's rear view mirror 3

5. Lakers (36-15) Just like the scarecrow in Oz 4

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25. Warriors (11-41) More changes =more wins 29

26. Mavs (10-43) D is for disaster in Big D 25

27. Raptors (11-42) Proof that Canada really is dry 26

28. Clippers (11-42) Should be renamed Anchors 27

29. Nuggets (5-48) Mile high? They're dopes 28

Note: Team records are current through Friday's games.

Who's hot

- NICK ANDERSON, Magic: Has led the Magic to three consecutive victories by averaging 31 points, 6.6 rebounds, 3.6 assists and 2.3 steals. During the span, Anderson has connected on 36 of his 71 field-goal attempts.

Who's not

- ISAIAH RIDER, Trail Blazers: If only he had an conscience. Portland's famed knucklehead threw up 20 shots - making only three - in a 98-89 loss at home to New York Friday. Rider was 0-for-8 from 3-point range.