The Oklahoma City Thunder are currently locked into a battle with the San Antonio Spurs for the top spot in the NBA's Western Conference standings. With the No.1 seed on the line, the only thing the Thunder can focus on is winning. Three games remain on OKC's schedule, as a road test versus the Los Angeles Lakers tips off on Sunday afternoon followed by two home games versus the Sacramento Kings and the Denver Nuggets will conclude their regular season.
The Spurs have one up on them in the loss column, but one more game to play. Can the Thunder do it? Here are the Western Conference standings as of Sunday.
|San Antonio Spurs||62||46-16||.742|
|Oklahoma City Thunder||63||46-17||.730|
|Los Angeles Lakers||64||40-24||.625|
|Los Angeles Clippers||63||39-24||.619|
|Portland Trail Blazers||64||28-36||.438|
|Golden State Warriors||63||22-41||.349|
|New Orleans Hornets||63||20-43||.317|
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