The 2012 NBA trade deadline has passed, and the way the leading NBA contenders stack up has changed. The Los Angeles Lakers are one team that has changed greatly, as their acquisition of Ramon Sessions made them much better.
Other teams helped themselves as well, while still others stood pat and benefited or suffered from it. The top10 teams in the NBA probably haven't changed, but the order they should be ranked in definitely has.
Here are the top 10 best teams in the NBA right now.