Western Playoff Chances

New Orleans +1.3, Denver -4.0
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
MondayGW-LPCTGD%Change%Change123456789101112131415Avg.ChangeRPIStrengthTuesday
Golden StateSacramento422-3.880246100.0%+0.015.7%+0.0612210521000000001.71.625at LA LakersGolden State Warriors
PortlandHouston 88-110 (2:53 4th Qtr)122-6.78620999.9+0.011.5-0.01931242500000000002.63.615at Oklahoma CityPortland Trail Blazers
MemphisUtah 86-91 (0:35 4th Qtr)221-6.77814699.5+0.05.7+0.01019201717105100000003.7+0.012.584Memphis Grizzlies
DallasAtlanta 66-82 (11:18 4th Qtr)120-8.71420599.2+0.08.5-0.0615191720137210000004.111.607at PhoenixDallas Mavericks
LA ClippersSan Antonio 90-95 (End 3rd Qtr)219-8.70416998.2+0.15.8-0.0371317231913410000004.9+0.016.592at AtlantaLos Angeles Clippers
HoustonPortland 110-88 (2:53 4th Qtr)319-7.7318895.1+0.22.2-0.014810192421931000005.75.553Houston Rockets
San AntonioLA Clippers 95-90 (End 3rd Qtr)117-11.60712991.5+0.33.3+0.012581622251252100006.2+0.019.575San Antonio Spurs
New Orleans214-13.519139.8+1.30.2+0.0000024102323181261009.0+0.088.501at IndianaNew Orleans Hornets
Phoenix15-14.5173636.6+1.20.3+0.000001492223191371009.1+0.0818.521DallasPhoenix Suns
Oklahoma City113-15.4643925.6+0.60.3+0.0000012616222317102009.5+0.0819.524PortlandOklahoma City Thunder
Sacramentoat Golden State212-15.444-159.9+0.20.0+0.0000001271320282261010.6+0.0916.491Sacramento Kings
DenverLCharlotte 82-110112-16.429-734.6-4.00.0-0.0000000138142337113011.2-0.4317.458at BrooklynDenver Nuggets
UtahMemphis 91-86 (0:35 4th Qtr)18-20.286-1450.1+0.0No-0.000000000131040351113.4+0.0323.416Utah Jazz
LA Lakers28-19.296-1910.0+0.0No-0.0000000012834421413.6+0.0320.399Golden StateLos Angeles Lakers
Minnesota35-21.192-2650.0No-0.000000016197514.7+0.0127.367at ClevelandMinnesota Timberwolves

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

Monday
Charlotte 110 Denver 82
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win title
LA Clippers+0.1
Houston+0.1
San Antonio+0.2
New Orleans+0.4
Phoenix+0.4
Oklahoma City+0.3
Sacramento+0.1
Denver-1.7
Golden State vs SacramentoIf winner is:HomeAway
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win title
Golden State15.815.5
LA Clippers98.298.1
Houston95.295.0
San Antonio91.691.2
New Orleans40.238.8
Phoenix36.935.8
Oklahoma City25.825.0
Sacramento8.713.1
Denver4.64.3
San Antonio vs LA ClippersHomeAway
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win title
LA Clippers97.898.9
5.66.0
San Antonio93.189.1
3.43.1
New Orleans39.540.2
Phoenix36.337.2
Oklahoma City25.325.9
Sacramento9.810.1
Denver4.54.6
Houston vs PortlandHomeAway
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win title
Golden State15.815.6
Portland11.211.8
Houston96.293.9
2.32.1
San Antonio91.491.6
New Orleans39.540.1
Phoenix36.436.9
Oklahoma City25.425.8
Sacramento9.810.0
Denver4.54.6
Dallas vs AtlantaHomeAway
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win title
Dallas99.498.8
8.78.2
Memphis vs UtahHomeAway
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win title
Memphis99.699.2
5.85.4
Tuesday
Phoenix vs DallasIf winner is:HomeAway
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win title
Dallas98.899.5
8.38.8
LA Clippers98.198.3
Houston94.995.4
San Antonio91.191.9
New Orleans38.441.3
Phoenix41.032.1
Oklahoma City24.626.6
Sacramento9.410.4
Denver4.34.8
Indiana vs New OrleansHomeAway
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win title
Dallas99.299.1
LA Clippers98.398.1
Houston95.494.8
San Antonio91.991.0
New Orleans35.844.6
Phoenix37.935.1
Oklahoma City26.624.2
Sacramento10.49.3
Denver4.84.3
Oklahoma City vs PortlandHomeAway
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win title
Portland11.211.7
Dallas99.199.2
8.68.4
LA Clippers98.198.3
Houston94.995.4
San Antonio91.191.9
New Orleans38.740.9
Phoenix35.537.8
Oklahoma City29.321.7
Sacramento9.510.4
Denver4.34.8
Brooklyn vs DenverHomeAway
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win title
Houston95.295.1
San Antonio91.691.4
New Orleans40.039.4
Phoenix36.936.3
Oklahoma City25.725.3
Denver3.76.0
Atlanta vs LA ClippersHomeAway
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win title
LA Clippers97.898.8
5.66.0
San Antonio91.691.4
New Orleans39.939.6
Oklahoma City25.725.4
LA Lakers vs Golden StateHomeAway
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win title
Golden State15.415.9
Portland11.611.4

First Round Opponents

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

Golden StatePortlandMemphisDallasLA ClippersHoustonSan AntonioNew OrleansPhoenixOklahoma CitySacramentoDenverUtahLA LakersMinnesota
Golden State0.94.25.68.713.516.116.715.611.54.82.30.00.00.0
Portland0.98.611.115.518.819.39.08.05.52.11.00.00.00.0
Memphis4.28.615.719.418.317.45.55.23.41.30.50.00.00.0
Dallas5.611.115.720.518.216.34.33.82.40.90.40.00.00.0
LA Clippers8.715.519.420.514.812.42.52.31.50.40.20.00.00.0
Houston13.518.818.318.214.88.21.11.10.70.20.10.00.00.0
San Antonio16.119.317.416.312.48.20.60.60.40.10.00.00.00.0
New Orleans16.79.05.54.32.51.10.60.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Phoenix15.68.05.23.82.31.10.60.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Oklahoma City11.55.53.42.41.50.70.40.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Sacramento4.82.11.30.90.40.20.10.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Denver2.31.00.50.40.20.10.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Utah0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
LA Lakers0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Minnesota0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0