With each passing day, it looks more and more like the Warriors and Los Angeles Lakers will meet each other in the play-in game in 10 days.
After Saturday’s action, the Warriors are still the eighth seed in the West, while the Lakers are the seventh seed.
The Portland Trail Blazers, who beat the Lakers Friday night, are one and a half games free of the Lakers for the sixth seed.
The Warriors, on the other hand, are only half a game up on the Memphis Grizzlies, but the two teams will play in the season finale next Sunday.
While the NBA never expected the Warriors and Lakers to meet in the playoffs when the season started, the league should definitely spit at the thought of Steph Curry and Draymond Green taking on LeBron James and Anthony Davis, provided they are healthy .
After the Warriors̵
With a wry smile on his face, Curry nodded for about 10 seconds without saying a word.
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Curry and any NBA fan know that the league quietly hopes the Warriors and Lakers meet at the Staples Center for the right to be the seventh seed in the Western Conference playoffs.
The Warriors have four games left, while the Lakers have five. We’ll find out in a week whether the two NBA powerhouses meet in the play-in game.
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