The Golden State Warriors have made the meteoric rise from a promising young playoff squad to a legit contender in the blink of an eye. And while winning the West will definitely be a challenging task, winning the Pacific Division is a goal the Warriors have a great chance at accomplishing.
With the Los Angeles Lakers getting up in age and the Sacramento Kings and Phoenix Suns destined for the NBA draft lottery for the foreseeable future, it is safe to assume that the Pacific Division will be a race between the Los Angeles Clippers and the Warriors.
Although the Clippers have made a number of moves to fortify their squad for the upcoming regular season, the Warriors have a few components that give them the advantage.
Thus, let's examine why the Warriors will win the 2013-14 Pacific Division crown.