Eastern Playoff Chances

Chicago +11.9, New York -11.1
Games Above .500  (Full Screen)
Chance Will Make Playoffs  (Full Screen)

Explain

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Chance will make playoffsWin titleChance will finish regular season at seed
WednesdayGW-LPCTGD%Change%Change123456789101112131415Avg.ChangeRPIStrengthThursday
ChicagoWNew York 104-801-01.0002465.9%+11.94.9%+1.5111097887766555436.7+1.244.508Chicago Bulls
BostonWBrooklyn 121-1051-01.0001662.8+8.84.5+1.110999777666655547.0+0.954.506Boston Celtics
MiamiWWashington 107-951-01.0001262.4+8.44.4+1.010999777666655547.0+0.904.506Miami Heat
IndianaWPhiladelphia 103-911-01.0001262.2+8.34.4+1.09987887766655547.1+0.854.506Indiana Pacers
TorontoWAtlanta 109-1021-01.000760.8+6.94.1+0.79888777766665547.2+0.744.504Toronto Raptors
Milwaukee10-0055.6+0.63.3-0.07776877777766667.8+0.0316.500Milwaukee Bucks
Cleveland10-0054.2+0.43.4-0.07776877777777667.9+0.0116.500New YorkCleveland Cavaliers
Charlotte10-0053.4+0.53.2-0.06778667777777768.0+0.0616.500Charlotte Bobcats
AtlantaLToronto 102-1090-1.000-748.4-5.62.7-0.75667666777778888.5-0.5916.496Atlanta Hawks
WashingtonLMiami 95-1070-1.000-1246.7-7.32.5-0.95566666777788898.7-0.7716.494at OrlandoWashington Wizards
DetroitLDenver 79-890-1.000-1046.6-7.32.5-0.95555777777788898.7-0.7816.494at MinnesotaDetroit Pistons
PhiladelphiaLIndiana 91-1030-1.000-1246.5-7.32.5-0.95566666777788898.7-0.7516.494Philadelphia 76ers
BrooklynLBoston 105-1210-1.000-1646.1-7.82.5-0.94556666777788898.8-0.8116.494Brooklyn Nets
Orlando0-1.000-1745.6+0.52.4-0.04556666777788898.8+0.0616.493WashingtonOrlando Magic
New YorkLChicago 80-1040-1.000-2442.8-11.12.2-1.245565667778889109.1-1.1416.492at ClevelandNew York Knicks

We use the real NBA tiebreakers.
Adam updates the scores (email errors to adamv at mad dot scientist dot com).

Big Games

Who should we root for?   Explain

Wednesday
New York 80 Chicago 104
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win title
Chicago+5.6
+0.4
New York-5.7
-0.4
Miami 107 Washington 95
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win title
Miami+3.6
+0.3
Washington-3.5
-0.3
Boston 121 Brooklyn 105
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win title
Boston+3.5
+0.3
Brooklyn-3.5
-0.2
Indiana 103 Philadelphia 91
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win title
Indiana+3.5
+0.3
Philadelphia-3.5
-0.3
Toronto 109 Atlanta 102
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win title
Toronto+3.5
+0.3
Atlanta-3.4
-0.3
Denver 89 Detroit 79
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win title
Chicago+0.3
Boston+0.2
Miami+0.2
Indiana+0.3
Toronto+0.2
Milwaukee+0.2
Cleveland+0.2
Charlotte+0.2
Atlanta+0.2
Washington+0.2
Detroit-3.1
-0.2
Philadelphia+0.2
Brooklyn+0.2
Orlando+0.2
New York+0.2
Thursday
Orlando vs WashingtonIf winner is:HomeAway
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win title
Washington43.152.5
2.32.9
Orlando49.139.9
2.62.0
Cleveland vs New YorkHomeAway
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win title
Cleveland57.648.4
3.63.0
New York39.448.5
2.02.5
Minnesota vs DetroitHomeAway
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win title
Chicago66.165.5
Boston63.062.4
Miami62.662.0
Indiana62.461.8
Toronto61.060.5
Milwaukee55.855.2
Cleveland54.453.8
Charlotte53.753.1
Atlanta48.648.0
Washington46.946.4
Detroit43.551.8
2.32.8
Philadelphia46.746.1
Brooklyn46.345.7
Orlando45.845.2
New York43.042.4

First Round Opponents

Who is going to play who in the first round of the playoffs.   Explain

ChicagoBostonMiamiIndianaTorontoMilwaukeeClevelandCharlotteAtlantaWashingtonDetroitPhiladelphiaBrooklynOrlandoNew York
Chicago5.55.55.75.45.04.94.84.34.24.24.24.14.13.9
Boston5.55.25.35.34.74.64.54.13.94.04.04.03.83.7
Miami5.55.25.25.04.74.64.64.24.14.03.93.94.03.6
Indiana5.75.35.25.14.74.64.54.13.93.93.93.93.83.6
Toronto5.45.35.05.14.64.44.43.93.83.83.93.93.73.6
Milwaukee5.04.74.74.74.64.04.03.63.53.43.43.43.43.1
Cleveland4.94.64.64.64.44.03.93.53.33.33.33.33.33.1
Charlotte4.84.54.64.54.44.03.93.43.33.33.33.23.23.0
Atlanta4.34.14.24.13.93.63.53.43.02.92.92.92.92.7
Washington4.23.94.13.93.83.53.33.33.02.82.82.82.82.5
Detroit4.24.04.03.93.83.43.33.32.92.82.82.82.72.5
Philadelphia4.24.03.93.93.93.43.33.32.92.82.82.82.72.5
Brooklyn4.14.03.93.93.93.43.33.22.92.82.82.82.72.5
Orlando4.13.84.03.83.73.43.33.22.92.82.72.72.72.5
New York3.93.73.63.63.63.13.13.02.72.52.52.52.52.5