How are these numbers calculated?

Big Games

How we did yesterday and who we should root for today.   Explain

Tuesday100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Average seed
Chicago 97 Houston 120 -0.5
-0.0
LA Lakers 100 New York 94 -0.3
LA Clippers 112 Denver 100 +0.2
+0.0
If winner is:HomeHome OTAway OTAway
Wednesday100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Average seed
Utah vs Golden State-2.9-2.5+4.1+4.0
-0.2-0.2+0.3+0.3
Portland vs Sacramento-0.1*-0.2*+0.1+0.3
Minnesota vs Houston-0.2*-0.2*+0.3+0.2

* A starred number could be exactly 0 or just really small. The simulation did not run long enough to know.

What If

Chances based on how well the Golden State finish out the regular season.   Explain

100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100
If finish:Chance inChance will finish regular season at seed
TWW-Lplayoffs123456789101112131415Count
61-72In100143*
6042-12In856848
5941-13In79813190
5840-14In56181240471
5739-15In42212341,314
5638-16In242444713,157
5537-17In122085726,920
5436-18In51410656013,550
5335-19In28106713024,690
5234-20In04962241040,994
5133-21In01652382063,521
5032-22In004385170089,705
4931-23In0224571510117,924
4830-24100.0%01135427500143,256
4729-2599.905423912100159,364
4628-2699.502264224510164,374
4527-2797.30012353514300157,400
4426-2890.5004223727810138,628
4325-2975.100110283620400112,875
4224-3052.60003163433131085,392
4123-3129.101623392750058,951
4022-3212.202113239152038,244
3921-333.70031942296022,867
3820-340.60183441151012,308
3719-350.102214427506,133
3618-360.001837411313,005
3517-37Out3234526301,252
3416-38Out1123838100516
3315-39Out23050171136
3214-40Out204531451
3113-41Out53753519
3012-42Out2550254
2911-43Out1001
180-54Out100121
Total:85.8%011122520151174210001,467,524

* Row combines multiple less frequent records.

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Lottery

Ye of little faith, already thinking about next year. Here are the big games and what ifs for draft seeds.

Big Games

Tuesday100.0*Lottery seed
Chicago 97 Houston 120 +0.1
LA Lakers 100 New York 94 +0.0
LA Clippers 112 Denver 100 -0.0
If winner is:HomeHome OTAway OTAway
Wednesday100.0*Lottery seed
Utah vs Golden State+0.4+0.4-0.6-0.6
Memphis vs Philadelphia+0.0+0.0-0.1-0.1

What If

100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100
If finish:Chance will finish season at seed
TWW-L123456789101112131415161718192021222324252627282930
63-72100
6244-108317
6143-11100
6042-1281468
5941-13754813
5840-14506181240
5739-15358210234
5638-161772314471
5537-177519185702
5436-18231321064060
5335-190172100661130
5234-200021906022410
5133-2100116049438020
5032-2200030335510700
4931-2300201865701510
4830-2401085532270500
4729-250023384390120100
4628-260001206411240510
4527-27000076323340140300
4426-280013166352270810
4325-29000015524435120400
4224-30000012106313331310
4123-310012417637276100
4022-3200155273818400
3921-330001312333315300
3820-34001317332913410
3719-3500519312813300
3618-3600161830291230
3517-370152233261130
3416-3817184022101
3315-3911024352451
3214-404102435208
3113-41516213721
3012-42255025
2911-43100
180-54199
Total:0010101022321921411017421000000000