How are these numbers calculated?

## Big Games

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

 Sunday 100.0* Chance in playoffs 100.0* Average seed Kings 113 Lakers 105 +0.1 Nets 85 Kings 98 +0.1 Timberwolves 106 Kings 104 *Out -0.0 Warriors 111 Kings 110 *Out -0.0 Thunder 114 Kings 122 +0.1 Bulls 91 Mavericks 94 -0.1 Heat 112 Mavericks 90 +0.0 Timberwolves 98 Mavericks 95 +0.0 If winner is:HomeAway Tuesday 100.0* Chance in playoffs 100.0* Average seed Kings vs Trailblazers +0.2-0.2 Clippers vs Kings -0.1+0.2 Kings vs Pistons +0.2-0.1 Thunder vs Rockets -0.1+0.1 Thunder vs Nets -0.1+0.1 Jazz vs Thunder +0.0-0.1 Bucks vs Mavericks +0.0-0.1 Knicks vs Mavericks +0.0-0.1 Mavericks vs Grizzlies -0.1+0.0

* 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 Kings finish out the regular season.   Explain

 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 If finish: Chance in Chance will finish regular season at seed TW W - L playoffs 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 Count 35 10 - 0 6.7 % 7 27 53 13 15 34 9 - 1 Out 3 61 36 36 33 8 - 2 Out 1 30 63 6 375 32 7 - 3 Out 7 57 32 3 0 2,334 31 6 - 4 Out 0 22 49 25 3 9,171 30 5 - 5 Out 0 3 28 49 20 24,550 29 4 - 6 Out 0 7 41 53 42,269 28 3 - 7 Out 1 18 82 48,744 27 2 - 8 Out 0 4 96 35,314 26 1 - 9 Out 0 100 14,545 25 0 - 10 Out 100 2,524 Total: 0.0 % 0 0 0 2 9 23 66 179,877
Games Above .500
Chance Will Make Playoffs

## Lottery

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

## Big Games

 Sunday 100.0* Lottery seed Kings 113 Lakers 105 -0.3 Thunder 114 Kings 122 -0.3 Nets 85 Kings 98 -0.2 Timberwolves 106 Kings 104 +0.1 Warriors 111 Kings 110 +0.1 Raptors 84 Pacers 129 +0.1 If winner is:HomeAway Tuesday 100.0* Lottery seed Kings vs Pistons -0.5+0.3 Clippers vs Kings +0.3-0.4 Kings vs Trailblazers -0.3+0.4 Thunder vs Rockets +0.1-0.1 Jazz vs Thunder -0.1+0.1 Cavaliers vs Pacers -0.1+0.1 Pacers vs Cavaliers +0.1-0.1 Raptors vs Pacers -0.0+0.1 Cavaliers vs Pacers -0.0+0.1 Bucks vs Mavericks -0.0+0.1 Nets vs Wizards +0.1-0.1 Knicks vs Mavericks -0.0+0.1 Knicks vs Nets -0.0+0.1 Bulls vs Nets -0.0+0.1 Nets vs Hornets +0.1-0.0 Mavericks vs Grizzlies +0.1-0.0

## What If

 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 If finish: Chance will finish season at seed TW W - L 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 35 10 - 0 7 13 20 40 20 34 9 - 1 3 39 36 22 33 8 - 2 5 33 49 11 2 32 7 - 3 0 5 34 37 19 4 0 0 31 6 - 4 0 7 21 34 26 11 2 0 30 5 - 5 0 0 3 12 27 31 21 6 29 4 - 6 0 1 7 21 38 34 28 3 - 7 0 0 4 23 73 27 2 - 8 0 5 95 26 1 - 9 0 100 25 0 - 10 100 Total: 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 4 7 11 19 57