The Los Angeles Lakers will have to go through the play-in tournament, while the Utah Jazz finished with the league's best record.
LeBron James had missed 26 of the Los Angeles Lakers' past 28 matches but added 24 points in a vital win on his return.
Giannis Antetokounmpo produced a performance not seen since Charles Barkley in the 1980s as the Milwaukee Bucks won again.
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.
Anthony Davis berasakan dia mula menemui '20 peratus' daripada aksi terbaik selepas merekodkan kutipan mata tertinggi musim ini bagi membantu Los Angeles Lakers menang ke atas Phoenix Suns.
Los Angeles Lakers forward Anthony Davis starred in Sunday's win over the Phoenix Suns and feels he is getting better with each game.
Anthony Davis was the hero on Sunday as the New York Knicks topped the Los Angeles Clippers.
Bojan Bogdanovic scored a career-high 48 points as the Utah Jazz stayed on top in the Western Conference.
Joel Embiid fuelled the streaking Philadelphia 76ers as Russell Westbrook posted another triple-double midweek.