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PBT Extra: Northwest Division Preview

Oct 25, 2013, 9:19 AM EDT

The final of the PBT Division previews has coe and in the Northwest it all starts with Oklahoma City. They will be without Russell Westbrook to start the season and that could matter — the difference between the one seed and the five seed in the West last season was four games. Every loss early in the season haunts them. Still, they should be fine as that Kevin Durant guy is pretty good.

Kay Adams and I also discuss who will step up in Portland (if anyone), is Minnesota a playoff team (yes), how big a step back  the Nuggets are going to take, and if the Jazz are going all in on the Wiggins race.

We could see three payoff teams out of this division.

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