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Western Conference Winning Magic Numbers

How close is your team to clinching a certain playoff spot? A Winning Magic Number is the number of games a team must win to guarantee winning a given playoff spot. Click a team name to proceed to the team playoff picture page.

Western Conference Winning Magic Numbers
Record Rcrd Conference Playoff Spots No
Playoffs
No
POs
Team W L GPi
Games Played
82 game season
1*
First Round Home Field
Advantage
2*
First Round Home Field
Advantage
3*
First Round Home Field
Advantage
4*
First Round Home Field
Advantage
5 6 7**
Play-in
8**
Play-in
9**
Play-in
10**
Play-in
11
Thunder 57 25 82 0 ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^
Nuggets 57 25 82 X 0 ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^
TimberwolvesT. Wolves 56 26 82 X X 0 ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^
Clippers 51 31 82 X X X 0 ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^
Mavericks 50 32 82 X X X X 0 ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^
Suns 49 33 82 X X X X X 0 ^ ^ ^ ^ ^
Pelicans 49 33 82 X X X X X X 0 ^ ^ ^ ^
Lakers 47 35 82 X X X X X X X 0 ^ ^ ^
Kings 46 36 82 X X X X X X X X 0 ^ ^
Warriors 46 36 82 X X X X X X X X X 0 ^
 
Rockets 41 41 82 X X X X X X X X X X 0
Jazz 31 51 82 X X X X X X X X X X 0
Grizzlies 27 55 82 X X X X X X X X X X 0
Spurs 22 60 82 X X X X X X X X X X 0
Trail Blazers 21 61 82 X X X X X X X X X X 0
  • Notes
  • ^ means the team will finish better than this spot
  • X means the team cannot win this spot
  • numeric numeric indicates the number of games that must be won to guarantee winning this spot
  • "DNCD" indicates the team Does Not Control its Destiny for this spot and thus, even after winning all remaining games, needs help from other teams to win
  • *  denotes first round home field advantage in the playoffs
  • ** denotes Play-in Tournament Participant