The NBA playoff picture is coming into clearer focus, but there are still a handful of teams whose postseason picture is not yet certain.
With three quarters of the schedule down, there aren't too many mysteries about a given NBA team. The scrubs of the league are languishing and the powerhouses have long ago asserted their dominance. It's the squads in the middle class—for whom the postseason is not a given—that we're concerned with here.
Most of the drama in the season's endgame comes down to jockeying for better seeding. For the teams in question here, their playoff fate still hangs in the balance.