More than a quarter of all college basketball teams are still in action, and a few teams are heading to Las Vegas for the playoffs.
The New York Knicks and Minnesota Timberwolves are still scheduled to play at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Saturday night.
The Knicks and Timberwolves are in first and second place in the conference, respectively, while the San Antonio Spurs and Memphis Grizzlies are in third and fourth.
Here are some other notes from our NBA coverage:*The Minnesota Timberwolves have lost four of their last five games, including two straight and a four-game losing streak that has included wins over the San Diego Clippers and Los Angeles Lakers.
The Timberwolves have been the most disappointing team in the NBA, but they’re still one of the best teams in the league.
Minnesota is 3-0 against the Spurs and has won all three games this season at home.
They are currently 1-2 in the series.*The Cleveland Cavaliers have won four of the last five meetings with the Miami Heat, winning four of six overall.
The Cavaliers have gone a combined 14-7 against the Heat this season, winning five of seven overall.
They’re currently in second place and will play their final game on Saturday at the United Center.*After dropping two straight games to the Minnesota Timberwolves and Chicago Bulls, the Miami HEAT are going to play their second game of the season at the Staples Center against the Phoenix Suns.
This is the third game in a row that the HEAT have played at the venue.
The Denver Nuggets will be looking to bounce back after dropping two of three to the Cleveland Cavaliers on Saturday.
The Nuggets are 6-11 in their last seven games at home and have won just one of their past eight.
Denver has won just two of its last five home games, losing four straight to the Utah Jazz.*This season, the Atlanta Hawks are playing their third game of a back-to-back set.
Atlanta is coming off a win against the Houston Rockets on Saturday and is looking to avoid a four game losing streak against the New Orleans Pelicans.
The Hawks are 8-1 this season against the Pelicans, but are currently in third place.