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Your NBA playoff predictions?
The matchups are set. The NBA playoffs are almost here. And one thing's for sure: This should be a pretty competitive postseason. Which teams will win each playoff series? Who will take the conference titles? What about the whole thing? Cast your votes below!
More: Rank the playoff teams!
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Just 16 teams remain in the chase for the 2013-14 NBA championship. How do they stack up against one another? Are the San Antonio Spurs (a league-high 62 wins) the best? Or do you rate another squad higher? Click on the logos below to set your list!
2013-14 NBA Playoff Teams
No. 7 in East
No. 4 in East
Los Angeles Clippers
No. 3 in West
No. 7 in West
No. 8 in East
No. 2 in East
No. 8 in West
No. 6 in East
No. 1 in East
No. 3 in East
No. 4 in West
San Antonio Spurs
No. 1 in West
Oklahoma City Thunder
No. 2 in West
Portland Trail Blazers
No. 5 in West
Golden State Warriors
No. 6 in West
No. 5 in East
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Pacers get East's No. 1 seed
The Indiana Pacers will have home-court advantage in the Eastern Conference after all. Thanks to a win over Oklahoma City on Sunday, coupled with a Miami Heat loss to the Wizards on Monday (aided by the resting of LeBron James and Chris Bosh), Indiana locked up the No. 1 seed with one game to play. What does this mean for the East half of the playoff bracket?
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Heat or Pacers in the East?
With just days left in the NBA season, the East's No. 1 seed remains up for grabs. Who gets it: the Miami Heat or Indiana Pacers?
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Nets complete sweep of Heat
The Indiana Pacers' recent struggles have put their participation in the Eastern Conference finals in doubt. But let's not send the Miami Heat there yet, either; on Tuesday, the Brooklyn Nets completed a four-game regular-season sweep of the two-time defending champions. Does this mean Paul Pierce & Co. would actually give Miami a run in a playoff series? Which East "outsider" is the biggest playoff threat?
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