The Southwest division is arguably the best, and most difficult division to play in. Teams include the Grizzlies, San Antonio Spurs, Houston Rockets, Dallas Mavericks, and New Orleans Pelicans. Four out of the five teams were in the playoffs last year, where the other two divisions in the West provided two teams each. With the Spurs having won it all last year, do they remain at number one? Did Houston’s off-season push them into title contention? Are the Grizzlies just another “tough out”? Let’s take a look at the answers to these questions as we rank the teams in the Southwest #1 through #5.