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Bill Reiter on three teams with championship aspirations.
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I'm bill reiter with a preview of the second half of the NBA season where three teams feel like. They have a real chance or reaching the finals the New York Knicks Los Angeles Clippers and Oklahoma City Thunder. To those teams -- have some serious concerns send it to the second best record in the Eastern Conference yes and yes that led by Carmelo Anthony was having a breakout season. -- -- too many three pointers their defense is suspect and we Richards on in the NBA. Where one star is often not us. Los Angeles Clippers they've got two stars Chris Paul and Blake Griffin they're playing great basketball that seventeen game win streak earlier this season. Chris -- is healthy. People feel like they're clicking on all cylinders they score a lot of points in transition. And Blake Griffin and the Andre Jordan they have terrible free throw shooting that -- the catch up but the Eagles in the playoffs perhaps the team. With the best chances Oklahoma City Thunder and not just trying to make the finals they're trying to return to the finals after last year losing to the heat five. Lost their last four have lost six or go to Miami such kind of heartburn that kind of struggle that's -- a coach Scotty Brooks hopes will teach them. If they make it back. How to win this time around Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook have been clicking on all cylinders this season symbolic counts under. Are the team to speeds and perhaps learn from their mistakes last year and take the NBA crown. This season. I'm bill -- fox sports.