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NBA Standings 2012: Can Oklahoma City Win Their Last Three Games For No. 1 Seed?

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.

Western Standings

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
Memphis Grizzlies 64 39-25 .609
Denver Nuggets 63 35-28 .556
Dallas Mavericks 65 36-29 .554
Utah Jazz 64 34-30 .531
Phoenix Suns 64 33-31 .516
Houston Rockets 64 33-31 .516
Portland Trail Blazers 64 28-36 .438
Minnesota Timberwolves 64 26-38 .406
Golden State Warriors 63 22-41 .349
Sacramento Kings 63 20-43 .317
New Orleans Hornets 63 20-43 .317

For more on this game Thunder fans should check out Welcome To Loud City and Lakers fans should visit Silver Screen And Roll. For more news and notes from around the NBA head over to SB Nation's NBA Basketball page.