Hope for the West's hopeless

PER Diem: Dec. 7, 2010

Updated: December 7, 2010, 2:56 PM ET
By John Hollinger |

Eric Gordon and Blake GriffinNoah Graham/NBAE/Getty ImagesEric Gordon and Blake Griffin give the Clippers reason to believe they can still reach the playoffs.

We've been running teams' Playoff Odds for a while now, and fans' reactions have been all over the map -- depending mostly on the teams for which they root.