The 2017-18 NBA regular season has come to an end. Here’s a look at which teams are facing off in the opening round of the playoffs.
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The field is set. The races are over. It’s playoff time.
Are the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers destined for another NBA Finals showdown? Can the Houston Rockets and Toronto Raptors overcome their postseason woes? Are the Philadelphia 76ers as dangerous as they seem?
We’re about to find out.
With the NBA’s second season set to tip off Saturday, here’s how we view the league’s current power structure. Voters, listed at the bottom of this page, include NBA reporters from across the USA TODAY Network.
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1. Houston (65-17)
Perhaps the most impressive stat of the Rockets’ record-breaking season:
Article source: https://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/nba/playoffs/2018/04/12/nba-playoff-power-rankings-sixers-surge-into-postseason-warriors-wizards-crawl/499041002/
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