West playoffs: Brave new world

The defending champions were swept away by the Mavs (PER Diem: May 9, 2011)

Updated: May 9, 2011, 12:12 PM ET
By John Hollinger |

Durant/Nowitzki/RandolphUS PresswireKevin Durant, Dirk Nowitzki and Zach Randolph are still playing, while Kobe Bryant is done.

Yes, it's true. The last three teams left standing in the West are Dallas, Memphis and Oklahoma City.