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NBA playoffs: Western Conference preview
NBA playoffs: Western Conference preview

3. CLIPPERS 57-25 (Home: 34-7; Road: 23-18) vs. 6. GOLDEN STATE 51-31 (Home: 27-14; Road: 24-17) Season series: Tied, 2-2. Key stat: The Clippers lead the NBA in three-point defense, holding teams to 33.2% shooting from beyond the arc. That could come in handy against the Warriors, who made 774 three-pointers, second-most in the league, and shot 38% from distance. Outlook: Andrew Bogut's rib fracture could sideline him for the duration of the playoffs, forcing the Warriors to go with a smaller lineup whenever replacement center Jermaine O'Neal isn't on the court. This could prompt Clippers Coach Doc Rivers to call plays for center DeAndre Jordan for the first time all season....

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