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Predicting L.A. Clippers Playoff Seeding Versus Rest of the Western Conference
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Looking ahead to the 2013 NBA Playoffs, the seeding in the Western Conference might look eerily similar to that of 2012 for the Los Angeles Clippers.

With the acquisitions of Steve Nash and Dwight Howard this summer, the Los Angeles Lakers still appear to be the top dogs in the Pacific Division. Fueled by a Finals loss to the Miami Heat, the Oklahoma City Thunder look as poised as ever to retain their Western Conference crown.

Coming out of the Western Conference will be a tough task for any team this season. For the Clippers, matchups are incredibly important.

The developing core of Chris Paul and Blake Griffin will do its best to take LAC past the second round of the playoffs this season, but how far they can get is still up in the air.

Here is a prediction of the Western Conference playoff picture, and how each team shapes up against Lob City.

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