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NBA power rankings for December 6

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The Indiana Pacers top this week’s NBA power rankings yet again. In addition to the Pacers, representing the Eastern Conference in the top ten are the Miami Heat. The San Antonio Spurs are the top team from the Western Conference, followed by fellow West squads; the Portland Trail Blazers, Oklahoma City Thunder, Los Angeles Clippers, Houston Rockets, Dallas Mavericks, Golden State Warriors and Denver Nuggets in the top ten.

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Here in Detroit, our Pistons check at No. 19, up three spots a week ago.

The Toronto Raptors made the biggest move downward, falling four spots while Detroit, the Denver Nuggets, and Washington Wizards made the biggest move forward at three spots each.

  1. Indiana 17-2
  2. San Antonio 15-3
  3. Portland 16-3
  4. Miami 14-5
  5. Oklahoma City 13-4
  6. LA Clippers 13-7
  7. Houston 13-7
  8. Dallas 12-8
  9. Golden State 11-8
  10. Denver 11-7
  11. Phoenix 10-9
  12. Minnesota 9-10
  13. Chicago 8-9
  14. Atlanta 10-10
  15. Memphis 9-9
  16. New Orleans 9-9
  17. LA Lakers 9-9
  18. Washington 9-9
  19. Detroit 9-10
  20. Charlotte 8-11
  21. Toronto 6-11
  22. Boston 8-12
  23. Orlando 6-12
  24. Philadelphia 7-12
  25. Cleveland 6-12
  26. Sacramento 4-12
  27. Brooklyn 5-14
  28. New York 4-13
  29. Utah 4-16
  30. Milwaukee 3-15

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