Originally posted on Project Spurs  |  Last updated 4/1/13
With the San Antonio Spurs having just nine more regular season games, the 2013 NBA playoffs are right around the corner which means it is time to look at which teams could be the Spurs' potential first round opponent.  The Spurs are currently holding onto the first seed in the Western Conference by 1.5 games over the Thunder and from the Warriors to old familiar foes, the race for the seventh and eighth seed in the West is going down to the wire. Let's take a closer look at the teams who might have a first round date with the Spurs in a few short weeks. 6. Golden State Warriors (42-32)   With fewer than 10 games remaining, barring a minor collapse, the Warriors will likely remain in the sixth slot or, in a worst case scenario, in the seventh seed if the Rockets continue their blistering pace. Meaning a matchup with the Spurs is unlikely. This isn't bad news nor is it good news; Golden State is a volatile team -- in their last 20 games, they have drubbed their opponents,
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