Talking tiebreakers and playoff races
How tiebreakers work, the race for the No. 1 seed and more (PER Diem: April 1, 2011)
I've been getting so many questions and emails about this that I think it's time for a refresher course on NBA seedings, home-court advantage and tiebreakers. Lots of folks are confused about how all of this works, especially because the league changed all the rules a few years ago. If you're feeling well-versed enough in this topic, you can skip down to the Harbingers below.