With only a handful of games remaining, the situation is growing desperate for the remaining teams on the NBA postseason bubble.
Anything can happen in the rest of the schedule. After five-plus months of basketball, we have a very good sense of what each team is capable of. When the fate of the season can be swung in just a few games, however, all those preconceived notions go out the window.
Though most of the league is more concerned about first-round opponents or offseason reevaluations at this point, the playoff race keeps going until the bitter end. For the handful of teams still fighting hope to prolong their seasons, they're looking at a tough stretch ahead.