Eastern Playoff Chances

Charlotte +0.1, Milwaukee -0.1
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Chance will make playoffsWin titleChance will finish regular season at seed
SaturdayGW-L-TPCTGD%Change%Change123456789101112131415Avg.ChangeRPIStrengthSunday
TorontoCleveland 28-38 (10:17 2nd Qtr)210-2-0.83314199.3%-0.017.3%+0.0612095211000000001.86.569Toronto Raptors
Washingtonat Milwaukee38-3-0.7273092.3-0.05.8-0.014241713975432110004.07.518Washington Wizards
Chicago18-5-0.6152687.8+0.05.0+0.010181715986543211004.614.516Chicago Bulls
Atlanta36-5-0.545-370.7-0.02.5-0.0381010111010987643206.622.498Atlanta Hawks
MiamiOrlando 49-46 (Halftime)26-6-0.500167.7-0.02.5-0.03799111010987653206.916.501CharlotteMiami Heat
ClevelandToronto 38-28 (10:17 2nd Qtr)35-6-0.455667.5-0.02.6-0.0379119109987654216.817.504Cleveland Cavaliers
MilwaukeeWashington17-6-0.538-4160.9-0.11.3+0.0257991010998765317.518.475Milwaukee Bucks
Brooklynat San Antonio25-7-0.417-157.8-0.02.0-0.024661010101099875317.826.499Brooklyn Nets
IndianaPhoenix 48-55 (Halftime)25-7-0.417-1750.2+0.01.4+0.01357789101010987518.323.489Indiana Pacers
OrlandoMiami 46-49 (Halftime)6-8-0.429-3848.1+0.01.0-0.013458991010101097518.619.477Orlando Magic
Boston34-7-0.364-2446.2+0.01.2+0.01244889910101098628.720.487PortlandBoston Celtics
Charlotte14-9-0.308-7021.6+0.10.3+0.0011234568911131515710.921.459at MiamiCharlotte Bobcats
Detroit13-10-0.231-6415.2+0.00.2-0.00011234568111417191011.529.461Detroit Pistons
New YorkPhiladelphia 31-21 (8:52 2nd Qtr)13-10-0.231-6613.8-0.00.2-0.00011233568101317211111.730.462New York Knicks
PhiladelphiaNew York 21-31 (8:52 2nd Qtr)20-12-0.000-2060.9-0.00.00000000011248186514.328.414Philadelphia 76ers

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

Saturday
Orlando vs MiamiIf winner is:HomeAway
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win title
Miami64.073.1
2.32.8
Orlando52.242.1
1.10.9
Milwaukee vs WashingtonHomeAway
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win title
Washington90.894.4
5.66.0
Chicago87.687.9
Atlanta70.571.0
Miami67.468.0
Cleveland67.367.9
Milwaukee64.855.7
1.41.1
Brooklyn57.658.1
Indiana49.950.7
Orlando47.948.5
Boston45.946.5
Charlotte21.421.9
Detroit15.015.4
New York13.613.9
Indiana vs PhoenixHomeAway
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win title
Washington92.292.5
Chicago87.588.1
Atlanta70.471.2
Miami67.468.1
Cleveland67.268.0
Milwaukee60.661.4
Brooklyn57.458.3
Indiana53.845.0
1.51.2
Orlando47.748.8
Boston45.846.8
Charlotte21.421.9
Detroit15.015.5
New York13.514.1
San Antonio vs BrooklynHomeAway
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win title
Washington92.592.1
Chicago87.987.5
Atlanta71.070.3
Miami68.067.1
Cleveland67.867.1
Milwaukee61.260.4
Brooklyn54.963.3
1.92.3
Indiana50.549.7
Orlando48.547.5
Boston46.545.5
Charlotte21.821.2
Detroit15.414.9
New York13.913.4
Cleveland vs TorontoHomeAway
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win title
Toronto99.199.6
17.117.5
Washington92.292.5
Chicago87.687.9
Atlanta70.471.1
Miami67.468.0
Cleveland71.263.3
2.82.4
Milwaukee60.561.4
Brooklyn57.558.2
Indiana49.850.7
Orlando47.848.5
Boston45.846.6
Charlotte21.321.9
Detroit15.015.4
New York13.614.0
New York vs PhiladelphiaHomeAway
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win title
Atlanta70.671.0
Miami67.567.9
Cleveland67.467.8
Milwaukee60.861.2
Brooklyn57.658.1
Indiana50.150.5
Orlando48.048.4
Boston46.046.5
Charlotte21.521.8
New York15.310.6
Philadelphia0.71.3
Sunday
Boston vs PortlandIf winner is:HomeAway
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win title
Washington92.292.5
Chicago87.588.0
Atlanta70.371.2
Miami67.368.1
Cleveland67.168.0
Milwaukee60.561.4
Brooklyn57.458.3
Indiana49.850.8
Orlando47.748.6
Boston50.241.6
1.31.0
Charlotte21.321.9
Detroit14.915.5
New York13.614.0
Miami vs CharlotteHomeAway
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win title
Miami70.761.7
2.72.2
Charlotte19.026.7
0.20.4

First Round Opponents

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

TorontoWashingtonChicagoAtlantaMiamiClevelandMilwaukeeBrooklynIndianaOrlandoBostonCharlotteDetroitNew YorkPhiladelphia
Toronto5.16.49.39.39.29.59.89.19.38.95.34.03.80.3
Washington5.19.610.19.89.48.98.77.67.67.23.52.52.30.1
Chicago6.49.69.59.19.28.58.07.16.76.53.02.12.00.1
Atlanta9.310.19.56.96.85.95.44.64.24.11.71.11.10.1
Miami9.39.89.16.96.45.55.14.23.93.81.51.00.90.0
Cleveland9.29.49.26.86.45.65.14.24.13.91.61.00.90.0
Milwaukee9.58.98.55.95.55.64.33.53.33.21.30.80.70.0
Brooklyn9.88.78.05.45.15.14.33.23.02.81.10.70.60.0
Indiana9.17.67.14.64.24.23.53.22.42.30.90.50.50.0
Orlando9.37.66.74.23.94.13.33.02.42.00.70.50.40.0
Boston8.97.26.54.13.83.93.22.82.32.00.70.50.40.0
Charlotte5.33.53.01.71.51.61.31.10.90.70.70.20.10.0
Detroit4.02.52.11.11.01.00.80.70.50.50.50.20.10.0
New York3.82.32.01.10.90.90.70.60.50.40.40.10.10.0
Philadelphia0.30.10.10.10.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0