“It’s a big game,”
The Clippers know if they defeat the Thunder, Los Angeles has a chance to move past Oklahoma City in the ultra-competitive Western Conference.
The Clippers (55-23) are in position to be the third seed in the West and are one game behind the second-seeded Thunder (55-21), two games behind in the loss column.
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Still, the Clippers own a 2-1 lead in the series and can win the season series with a victory Wednesday.
That would mean that if the two teams finish the regular season with matching records, the Clippers would finish higher in the West and would have the home-court advantage over the Thunder if the two teams met in the second round of the playoffs.