NBA playoff race: Projected matchups

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With the 2014-15 NBA regular season coming to a close, the race for the playoffs is heating up. Below, SI.com has postseason projections of all eight first-round matchups if the season ended today, along with a breakdown of the teams on the outside looking in.

Last updated on April 13.

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Brooklyn

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GAMES BACK

9

Oklahoma City

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