Joel Embiid's spotty attendance record appears to be the only justification for Nikola Jokic becoming the clear MVP favourite.
The Atlanta Hawks and New York Knicks will feature in the playoffs, while James Harden returned to the court following an injury lay-off.
James Harden reflected on his return to the court after the Brooklyn Nets topped the San Antonio Spurs.
The star-studded Brooklyn Nets will welcome back former NBA MVP James Harden midweek.
LeBron James provided an update on his status via social media midweek.
The Los Angeles Lakers have dealt with injuries all season long and will hope Anthony Davis is not forced to miss their next game.
The Golden State Warriors might again be eighth seeds, but Draymond Green says the mentality has changed since the "We Believe" 2007 team.
The Los Angeles Lakers are desperate to avoid the play-in tournament and helped their cause with a last-gasp win over the New York Knicks.
Kyrie Irving was forced out of Tuesday's game with a facial contusion and possible concussion but the initial tests are all clear.
Russell Westbrook went past Oscar Robertson at the top of the NBA all-time triple-double list, setting a record that could stand for years.