Oklahoma City came from behind to defeat the Detroit Pistons 112-111 at OKC on Wednesday, meaning the Clippers will play Golden State in the first round of the Western Conference playoffs that begin this weekend.
The victory by the Thunder secured them the No. 2 seed. Had they lost to Detroit and the Clippers were to win Wednesday night at Portland, the Clippers would have been No. 2. As it as, they will be the No. 3 seed with Golden State No. 6.