The two best teams in the NBA met twice last week, splitting the series.
Our experts break down where these surging teams rank among each other.
1. Golden State Warriors
2021-22 record: 19-4
Previous ranking: 1
Stephen Curry and the Warriors caught a glimpse of the first team all season that appears to be playing on their level: Phoenix. The Suns have the same kind of deep and talented roster that has made these two teams the early favorites in the Western Conference.