With decrease than two weeks remaining within the NBA frequent season, loads continues to be up within the air, notably within the Jap Convention.
How will the ever-tightening prime 4 playoff seeds shake out? The place will the Kyrie Irving-boosted Nets be seeded and who will they face in a play-in state of affairs? Which teams can rely on to get an important lineup reinforcements sooner than the playoffs begin? Will the Lakers even seize the ultimate play-in spot within the West? What is going to a strong finish by the Knicks suggest for subsequent yr? Is there one thing left to be decided within the MVP race?
The options aren’t utterly clear in every situation, nevertheless let’s cope with each of these questions this morning…
First points first
The prime 4 teams within the East are separated by 1 ½ video video games after the Bucks defeated the 76ers on Tuesday night in Philadelphia to maneuver inside a half-game of the first-place Warmth within the hotly contested battle for the No. 1 postseason seed within the conference.