Originally Posted by Drunken.Broncoholic
Popovich has been resting everyone claiming injury. It's like he doesn't want the top seed. Maybe a little scared of the lakers? No Parker no ginobili. No Diaw. No Jackson against the nuggets?? That's more than half the best players. Sore neck? Really?
I doubt he is just resting the players to rest them. They are in a statistical tie with OKC and Denver is only 3 games behind them. I doubt he wants to give up home court advantage to either of them.