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1985-86 NBA Team Ratings

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League Champion: Boston Celtics

Most Valuable Player: Larry Bird (25.8/9.8/6.8)
Rookie of the Year: Patrick Ewing (20.0/9.0/2.0)

PPG Leader: Dominique Wilkins (30.3)
RPG Leader: Bill Laimbeer (13.1)
APG Leader: Magic Johnson (12.6)
WS Leader: Larry Bird (15.8)

Please see the explanation for why these ratings differ from those published elsewhere on the site.

Team Ratings

Unadjusted Adjusted
Rk Team Conf Div W L W/L% MOV ORtg DRtg NRtg MOV/A ORtg/A DRtg/A NRtg/A
1 Boston Celtics E A 67 15 .817 9.41 112.40 103.16 9.24 9.06 112.54 103.67 8.87
2 Milwaukee Bucks E C 57 25 .695 9.04 112.05 103.09 8.95 8.69 112.17 103.58 8.59
3 Los Angeles Lakers W P 62 20 .756 7.74 113.69 106.38 7.32 6.84 113.18 106.72 6.47
4 Atlanta Hawks E C 50 32 .610 2.37 108.43 106.06 2.36 2.59 108.76 106.19 2.57
5 Philadelphia 76ers E A 54 28 .659 2.35 109.01 106.81 2.21 2.47 109.38 107.07 2.30
6 Houston Rockets W M 51 31 .622 2.61 110.42 107.90 2.53 2.11 110.06 108.01 2.05
7 Detroit Pistons E C 46 36 .561 1.17 109.46 108.24 1.22 1.44 109.92 108.45 1.47
8 Dallas Mavericks W M 44 38 .537 1.10 112.55 111.30 1.25 0.70 112.45 111.59 0.86
9 Denver Nuggets W M 47 35 .573 1.30 107.64 106.53 1.11 0.89 107.16 106.43 0.73
10 Portland Trail Blazers W P 40 42 .488 1.06 109.44 108.39 1.05 0.61 109.06 108.43 0.63
11 Seattle SuperSonics W P 31 51 .378 -0.10 106.24 106.41 -0.18 -0.47 105.69 106.21 -0.52
12 Utah Jazz W M 42 40 .512 -0.37 104.62 105.01 -0.39 -0.67 104.01 104.68 -0.66
13 New Jersey Nets E A 39 43 .476 -1.99 105.46 107.28 -1.82 -1.39 105.94 107.21 -1.26
14 Washington Bullets E A 39 43 .476 -1.80 103.35 105.25 -1.90 -1.28 103.68 105.07 -1.39
15 San Antonio Spurs W M 35 47 .427 -1.85 106.99 108.80 -1.80 -2.05 106.68 108.66 -1.98
16 Cleveland Cavaliers E C 29 53 .354 -2.87 105.87 108.69 -2.82 -2.19 106.37 108.53 -2.17
17 Indiana Pacers E C 26 56 .317 -3.33 103.07 106.30 -3.23 -2.66 103.43 106.03 -2.59
18 Phoenix Suns W P 32 50 .390 -2.99 104.82 107.47 -2.65 -3.16 104.34 107.16 -2.82
19 Sacramento Kings W M 37 45 .451 -3.07 106.57 109.54 -2.97 -3.19 106.31 109.38 -3.07
20 Chicago Bulls E C 30 52 .366 -3.80 109.12 112.89 -3.77 -3.12 109.95 113.06 -3.11
21 Golden State Warriors W P 30 52 .366 -3.45 108.81 112.07 -3.26 -3.59 108.69 112.08 -3.39
22 New York Knicks E A 23 59 .280 -5.61 100.20 106.05 -5.85 -4.82 100.54 105.62 -5.07
23 Los Angeles Clippers W P 32 50 .390 -6.93 105.83 112.43 -6.61 -6.83 105.72 112.23 -6.51