Overall NBA standings: Front-office look at who's rising and falling

Who are the big risers and fallers after another month? Maddie Meyer/Getty Images

How much have our comprehensive standings changed since last month?

Every four weeks, we'll combine the NBA standings with analytics, the salary cap and the draft to show a clearer picture of how teams are built and where they could be headed.

These standings also include additional factors such as age, salary and roster flexibility.

While the traditional standings showcase the teams fighting for playoff spots, team front offices continue to focus on the broader picture featured below: