LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — A breakdown of the possibilities for Thursday’s games involving Portland, Memphis, Phoenix and San Antonio, the four teams vying for the two Western Conference play-in series spots:
No. 8 with a win OR if Memphis, Phoenix and San Antonio all lose
No. 9 with a loss AND if the other three contenders go 1-2.
Out with a loss AND if the other three contenders go 2-1 or 3-0.