SI Staff
Wednesday March 23rd, 2016

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The Western Conference playoff race is heating up with the San Antonio Spurs neck-and-neck with the NBA-leading Golden State Warriors. How will the Western Conference race finish with the regular season nearing its close? Sports Illustrated’s Ben Golliver covers that and more in his latest NBA mailbag.

Warriors learning to thrive when Curry sits | Celtics rebuilding and winning

Some questions discussed:

• What should we make of Dwight Howard’s stickum situation?

•​ Will the Oklahoma City Thunder figure out how to use Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook at the end of games?

• Are the Miami Heat a serious contender, even without Chris Bosh?


The Sports Illustrated NBA Mailbag chat: During halftime of Oklahoma City Thunder vs. Houston Rockets Posted by Sports Illustrated NBA on Tuesday, March 22, 2016

• Any under-the-radar playoff teams that could make some noise later in the season?

• What is the future outlook for Anthony Davis and the New Orleans Pelicans? Are they the NBA’s biggest disappointment?

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