It's official. The San Antonio Spurs have overtaken the Oklahoma City Thunder for the No. 1 seed in the Western Conference. They have used an 11-game win streak and solid, balanced basketball to do so.
Whether it's their tremendous depth, their Hall-of-Fame coach or their championship-tested stars, the Spurs just keep on winning year after year, and this year is no different. Tim Duncan and company are headed to the top as they are playing right now, and Manu Ginobili has just returned from injury for the playoff stretch.
Here are 10 keys for the Spurs heading into the playoffs.