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Before the season started, a poll suggested that the Miami Heat were the overwhelming favorite to win the NBA title, collecting a whopping 76 percent of ballots cast.
San Antonio and Indiana are top seeds. Brooklyn, Chicago, the Los Angeles Clippers, Oklahoma City, Golden State, Houston, Portland and the Heat all figure to have a legitimate chance at being the club to hoist the Larry O'Brien Trophy in a couple of months.
LeBron James was standing at his locker and chatting a few days ago when the conversation turned to which teams out there the Miami Heat might fear entering these playoffs.
The Memphis Grizzlies hoped Mike Miller would be healthy once they got to the postseason.
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We look at the legitimate pros and cons of the Wizards' possible first round opponents with guest appearances by Gilbert Arenas, Rob Ford and Soulja Boy.
The Wizards have stumbled plenty with playing down to their opposition, but if they beat the Celtics it would be a significant step for a team that could climb to a No. 5 seed.
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Nene will play his 3rd game since returning from a knee injury and was almost angry when talking about the importance of Monday's game.