Holding onto the No. 3 seed, in the deep Western Conference, the Los Angeles Clippers will be looking to finish the season strong en route to a deep postseason run.
Lob City has been one of the league’s better surprises this season, stealing Showtime headlines in Los Angeles, and turning L.A.’s other team into a marquee destination.
Not everything is perfect in Clipper Country, however.
Despite a recent four-game winning streak, the Denver Nuggets and the Memphis Grizzlies are right on the Clips’ heels for the No. 3 seed. While the Clippers have somewhat exorcised their San Antonio demons, and knocked off the Spurs in both contests this season, LAC just recently got whipped by the Miami Heat and are yet to beat the Oklahoma City Thunder this season.
With just 26 games left in the season, the next two months will be especially telling, as questions hover over Lob City.
Here are six post All-Star break predictions for the Los Angeles Clippers.
Statistics used in this article were accurate as of Feb. 18th, 2013.