Here are the world-famous Alford and Crawford NBA power rankings, always done in 9’s and produced for your enjoyment every Saturday.
9. Houston Rockets — James Harden does not get the respect he deserves.
8. OKC Thunder — Playing pretty well without Durant.
7. San Antonio Spurs — Always a tough out in the NBA.
6. Charlotte Hornets — A good NBA surprise so far.
5. Atlanta Hawks — Never a team that gets the credit they earn.
4. Toronto Raptors — A well ran front office and bench.
3. Golden State Warriors — When will they make the top of this list?
2. Cleveland Cavaliers — Dropped one position from last Saturday.
1. Los Angeles Clippers — Truly the best team in the NBA right now.
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