Mark J. Rebilas-US PRESSWIRE
Early in the NBA season, the 3-3 Phoenix Suns are tied for second place in their division while the San Antonio Spurs continue their roll over the rest of the NBA
Meanwhile, the 5-1 San Antonio Spurs have control of the top spot in the Western Conference and are the only five-win team in the West. After their fast and exciting 2-0 start to the season, the Houston Rockets have faltered and dropped three consecutive games.
Elsewhere in the NBA, it has been the New York Knicks surprising in the Eastern Conference. New York is the only remaining undefeated team in the NBA with a 4-0 record, which has them atop the Eastern Conference and ahead of the defending champion Miami Heat.