West predictions: Experts' picks for Round 1

Are the Warriors better now than they were last season? (2:07)

The Warriors head into the playoffs firing on all cylinders, with a healthy Kevin Durant and some even better numbers on offense and defense than last season's team. (2:07)

Which West teams will be moving past the first round? Our writers make their playoff predictions.

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