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There are 2 NBA teams that play in a smaller market than their G League affiliate

Using , the Pelicans and Magic are the only two teams that play in a smaller market than their G League affiliate:

|NBA Team|NBA Market Size|G League Affiliate|G League Market Size|Difference|
:–|–:|:–|–:|–:|
|Orlando Magic|1,731,360|Lakeland Magic|2,035,250|-303,890|
|New Orleans Pelicans|663,520|Birmingham Squadron|730,440|-66,920|

The following teams have their G League affiliate in the same market:

Atlanta Hawks, Brooklyn Nets, Chicago Bulls, Cleveland Cavaliers, Dallas Mavericks, Detroit Pistons, Los Angeles Clippers, Los Angeles Lakers, Memphis Grizzlies, New York Knicks, Oklahoma City Thunder, Philadelphia 76ers, Sacramento Kings, Toronto Raptors, Utah Jazz, Washington Wizards

These teams play in a market larger than their G League affiliate:

|NBA Team|NBA Market Size|G League Affiliate|G League Market Size|Difference|
:–|–:|:–|–:|–:|
|Golden State Warriors|2,653,270|Santa Cruz Warriors|234,150|2,419,120|
|Houston Rockets|2,569,900|Rio Grande Valley Vipers|380,530|2,189,370|
|Boston Celtics|2,489,620|Maine Celtics|409,560|2,080,060|
|Minnesota Timberwolves|1,887,390|Iowa Wolves|457,040|1,430,350|
|Miami Heat|1,693,450|Sioux Falls Skyforce|277,210|1,416,240|
|Denver Nuggets|1,798,440|Grand Rapids Gold|781,080|1,017,360|
|Indiana Pacers|1,182,500|Fort Wayne Mad Ants|273,680|908,820|
|Charlotte Hornets|1,290,660|Greensboro Swarm|717,110|573,550|
|Milwaukee Bucks|921,920|Wisconsin Herd|455,560|466,360|
|San Antonio Spurs|1,031,180|Austin Spurs|912,400|118,780|

Finally, the Phoenix Suns and Portland Trailblazers don’t have a G League affiliate.