Power Ranking the NBA's top 16 teams if the playoffs were to start right now is always a hard task.
Some teams are big regular-season standouts and turn out to be postseason duds, while teams that somehow underachieve during the regular season are able to turn it up when everything is on the line.
Am I talking about any specific teams? Well, the Dallas Mavericks come to mind.
If the playoffs started today, here's a power ranking of the NBA's best 16 teams.