With only eight regular-season games in the month of April, the Los Angeles Clippers will be looking to close out the 2012-13 campaign on a high before entering the grind of the postseason.
April will be much kinder.
Lob City only plays three playoff teams, specifically the Indiana Pacers, the Los Angeles Lakers and the Memphis Grizzlies. With the No. 3 seed still in play, the Clips could need another perfect month to hold off the Grizzlies and the Denver Nuggets.
Which games should fans get excited for? Who will be a good measuring stick for the Clippers before the playoffs?
We will break it down, with rankings based on criteria including overall matchup, opposing star power and significance in terms of playoff picture.