Five days remain in the NBA regular season. Here's a look at the Eastern Conference playoff picture heading into Saturday's action:
No. 1 Hawks (60-19) vs. No. 8 Nets (37-42)
There is just one week left in the regular season and the playoff picture is taking shape. 12 of the 16 spots have been clinched, leaving just the seeding to be determined.
With just two weeks left in the season, four teams are fighting for the eighth and final seed in the Eastern Conference.
Even with their rash of losses recently, the Wizards officially clinched a playoff spot Monday night when the Charlotte Hornets lost to the Boston Celtics, 116-104. The prevailing mood around the
Too much is being put on John Wall to carry the Wizards, but that's not something that he would dare say.