After winning 56 games last season, the Toronto Raptors started the new season looking to surpass previous achievements but winning did not come easy this time. Fighting through injuries and trades, Canada's team ended up with 51 wins good enough for third place in the Eastern Conference.
It's been a real rollercoaster for the Houston Rockets the past three years. After earning second in the Western Conference and making it to the Western Conference championships, they barely inched their way into the playoffs. Now, they're third behind the Golden State Warriors and San Antonio Spurs. Here's a look back at this surprising season.
The Western Conference is renowned for its competitive spirit, but the Utah Jazz found a way to win nonetheless. Gordon Hayward and Rudy Gobert are two of the main reasons they've found so much success this season.