Could Houston be the West's best? 

September, 16, 2013
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With top contenders like Oklahoma City, San Antonio, Memphis and the Los Angeles Clippers in the Western Conference, Houston may seem like a longshot to come away with the No. 1 seed in the playoffs come April, even with the addition of Dwight Howard. A closer look at last year's numbers suggests that may not be the case.

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