It's clear that the Los Angeles Clippers have established themselves as legitimate championship contenders. A big reason why is that they have more players making positive contributions to their team than any other squad in the league.
Of course, there are ups and downs throughout the season for NBA players. The Clippers are no exception. Guys who started the year like gangbusters have settled down, and those who were in the doldrums are now shining out.
Hence, these power rankings. Is Chris Paul still the most important player on the Clips? Answer: Yes.
Meanwhile, Jamal Crawford was considered the early favorite for Sixth Man of the Year. Is he even the most valuable bench player on his own team at the moment? Answer: Click through to find out.
Note: All statistics used accurate as of December 31.