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Warriors Move Up in NBA Power Rankings

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For the first time this year - and in recent memory - The Warriors are ranked solidly in the top half of the league. Read on to see the comments about the Dubs from around the web.

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While the spread runs from 10th to 14th, everyone seems to agree that Golden State has a good chance for the playoffs. And that's already a change from the beginning of the season. Teamrankings.com has the Dubs with a 53.7% chance of making the playoffs - the first time this year it's above 50%.

The Dubs have done that despite playing 8 of their first 14 on the road, against the 5th-toughest schedule in the NBA to date. In an unusual twist, that's based on a solid defense and rebounding.