And the last shall be first, and the first shall be last.
Saturday was a banner night for some of the NBA's downtrodden—in all seven matchups, the team with the worse record emerged victorious. Six of the seven winners came into the night with losing records, and four of the seven have at least 12 losses, including the last place teams in both conferences, Milwaukee and Utah.
The lone elite team to win tonight was the Houston Rockets, who scored an impressive 112-106 road win against in-state rival San Antonio.
In the East, the Nets are starting to look like an actual professional basketball team, but they have a long way to go to catch the red-hot Washington Wizards.
Let's get to it!