Matchup of First-Place Teams 2/7/14
UNDATED — The 10-game NBA schedule is led by a meeting of two first-place clubs in Los Angeles. The Pacific Division-leading Clippers are playing host to Toronto, the lead team in the Atlantic Division. The Clippers are enjoying a 34-18 season while the Raptors are in first with a mark of just 26-23.
Indiana continues to set the pace in the Central Division as well as the Eastern Conference. The Pacers, who are 38-10, are home this evening to the 35-14 Portland Trail Blazers. In the Northwest Division the Blazers are four games back of Oklahoma City, which is in Orlando for a game tonight.
A day after firing their general manager the Cleveland Cavaliers are in Washington to face the Wizards. The Cavs are in the midst of the league's longest losing streak, six straight.
The rest of the schedule has the Lakers playing the 76ers in Philadelphia, the Kings at Boston, Detroit at home to Brooklyn, Denver's Nuggets playing the Knicks in New York, Utah at Dallas and Minnesota at New Orleans.