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Resolutions for teams on the bubble

ESPN Insider offers advice to six teams clinging to the bottom of the playoff picture

Updated: December 30, 2010, 7:43 AM ET
By Tom Haberstroh | ESPN Insider
Darren Collison and Danny GrangerJoe Murphy/Getty ImagesDanny Granger and Darren Collison could use a little help to make a postseason berth worthwhile.

As the new year approaches, several teams find themselves in the hunt for the playoffs. Here are some New Year's resolutions for six teams on the playoff bubble, according to John Hollinger's playoff odds, caught between making the leap and rebuilding for the future.

EASTERN CONFERENCE

Indiana Pacers
Current Status: 13-16, seventh seed
Resolution: Package T.J. Ford and Jeff Foster at deadline to a contender