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PostPosted: Sat Apr 13, 2019 3:42 pm    Post subject: Playoff pool

I’ve been so busy lately that I forgot all about it. Do people think it’s too late? We all have the same advantages. Let me check the schedule and find a good date to make picks due.
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PostPosted: Sat Apr 13, 2019 8:33 pm    Post subject: Re: Playoff pool

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I’ve been so busy lately that I forgot all about it. Do people think it’s too late? We all have the same advantages. Let me check the schedule and find a good date to make picks due.


I would guess before tip off on Monday evening....so every team has played a game.
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PostPosted: Sat Apr 13, 2019 8:34 pm    Post subject:

How does it work?
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PostPosted: Sat Apr 13, 2019 8:45 pm    Post subject:

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How does it work?


if I recall, you simply pick the winner of each series and the # of games.....which projects the next round, and you again pick the winner and # of games. Obviously if you pick the wrong winner, your projected next round participants will be incorrect.
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PostPosted: Sat Apr 13, 2019 11:23 pm    Post subject: Re: Playoff pool

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venturalakersfan wrote:
I’ve been so busy lately that I forgot all about it. Do people think it’s too late? We all have the same advantages. Let me check the schedule and find a good date to make picks due.


I would guess before tip off on Monday evening....so every team has played a game.



I think that would be ideal!
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PostPosted: Sun Apr 14, 2019 2:19 am    Post subject:

First Round
Bucks in 4
Celtics in 5
Raptors in 5
Sixers in 6

Warriors in 5
Rockets in 5
Nuggets in 7
Thunder in 7
Second Round
Bucks in 7
Raptors in 5

Warriors in 6
Thunder in 7
Conference Finals
Bucks in 7
Warriors in 4
Finals
Warriors in 5


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PostPosted: Sun Apr 14, 2019 2:47 am    Post subject:

Warriors over Clippers in 4
Jazz over Rockets in 7
Blazers over Thunder in 7
Nuggets over Spurs in 7

Bucks over Pistons in 4
Pacers over Celtics in 7
Nets over Sixers in 7
Magic over Raptors in 4



Warriors over Jazz in 5
Nuggets over Blazers in 5

Bucks over Pacers in 5
Magic over Nets in 5



Warriors over Nuggets in 6
Bucks over Magic in 4



Bucks over Warriors in 7
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PostPosted: Sun Apr 14, 2019 8:08 am    Post subject:

I had it on a work computer from an old company. I believe it was 5 points for the first round, 8, 10 and 12 for subsequent rounds. Minus the number of games that the series lasted. For example, if I pick 76ers over the Nets in 6 and they win in 7, it would be 5-1 for 4 points. I hope that makes sense.

It looks like all series will be 2 games in by the end of Wednesday, so let’s make the deadline by 5 pm Pacific on Thursday.
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PostPosted: Sun Apr 14, 2019 11:43 am    Post subject:

I was wondering where this was this year. It seemed like there was an especially short turnaround between the seeding lock-in and the start of the playoffs.
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PostPosted: Sun Apr 14, 2019 2:42 pm    Post subject:

Warriors over Clippers in 4
Rockets over Jazz in 6
Thunder over Blazers in 6
Spurs over Nuggets in 6

Bucks over Pistons in 5
Celtics over Pacers in 5
Nets over Sixers in 6
Raptors over Magic in 6



Warriors over Rockets in 6
Thunder over Spurs in 7

Bucks over Celtics in 6
Raptors over Nets in 5



Warriors over Thunder in 6
Bucks over Raptors in 7



Warriors over Bucks in 5
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PostPosted: Sun Apr 14, 2019 2:47 pm    Post subject:

Warriors over Clippers in 5
Rockets over Jazz in 6
Thunder over Blazers in 6
Nuggets over Spurs in 7

Bucks over Pistons in 4
Celtics over Pacers in 6
76ers over Nets in 7
Raptors over Magic in 7

Warriors over Rockets in 7
Blazers over Nuggets in 6

Bucks over Celtics in 7
Raptors over 76ers in 7

Warriors over Blazers in 5
Bucks over Raptors in 7

Warriors over Bucks in 6
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PostPosted: Sun Apr 14, 2019 7:47 pm    Post subject:

Warriors over Clippers in 4
Rockets over Jazz in 5
Thunder over Blazers in 6
Spurs over Nuggets in 6

Bucks over Pistons in 4
Celtics over Pacers in 6
Nets over 76ers in 6
Magic over Raptors in 7

Warriors over Rockets in 6
Thunder over Spurs in 6

Bucks over Celtics in 6
Magic over Nets in 7

Warriors over OKC in 7
Bucks over Magic in 6

Warriors over Bucks in 6
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PostPosted: Sun Apr 14, 2019 8:47 pm    Post subject:

Kings or Lakers in 2020 for the Playoffs, who have you got?
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PostPosted: Mon Apr 15, 2019 11:30 am    Post subject:

Warriors over Clippers in 5
Rockets over Jazz in 6
Thunder over Blazers in 7
Spurs over Nuggets in 6

Bucks over Pistons in 4
Celtics over Pacers in 5
76ers over Nets in 7
Raptors over Magic in 6

Warriors over Rockets in 6
Thunder over Spurs in 7

Bucks over Celtics in 6
Raptors over 76ers in 6

Warriors over OKC in 6
Bucks over Raptors in 7

Warriors over Bucks in 6
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PostPosted: Mon Apr 15, 2019 11:43 am    Post subject:

Warriors over Clippers in 4
Rockets over Jazz in 6
Thunder over Blazers in 7
Nuggets over Spurs in 6

Bucks over Pistons in 4
Celtics over Pacers in 5
Sixers over Nets in 6
Raptors over Magic in 6

Conference semifinals
Warriors over Rockets in 7
Nuggets over Thunder in 6

Bucks over Celtics in 6
Sixers over Raptors in 6

Conference finals
Warriors over Nuggets in 5
Bucks over Sixers in 7

NBA Finals
Warriors over Bucks in 6
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PostPosted: Mon Apr 15, 2019 12:23 pm    Post subject:

Warriors over Clippers in 5
Rockets over Jazz in 6
Thunder over Blazers in 7
Nuggets over Spurs in 6

Bucks over Pistons in 4
Celtics over Pacers in 6
Sixers over Nets in 6
Raptors over Magic in 6

Conference semifinals
Warriors over Rockets in 6
Thunder over Nuggets in 7

Bucks over Celtics in 5
Raptors over Sixers in 7

Conference finals
Warriors over Thunder in6
Bucks over Raptors in 6

NBA Finals
Warriors over Bucks in 7
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PostPosted: Wed Apr 17, 2019 9:53 pm    Post subject:

I took the Rockets to win it all last year. What the hell...

First Round
Warriors over Clippers in 6
Spurs over Nuggets in 7
Blazers over Thunder in 5
Rockets over Jazz in 5

Bucks over Pistons in 4
Raptors over Magic in 6
Sixers over Nets in 6
Celtics over Pacers in 5

Conference Semis
Rockets over Warriors in 6 (no guts, no glory!)
Blazers over Spurs in 6

Bucks over Celtics in 6
Raptors over Sixers in 7

Conference Finals
Rockets over Blazers in 6
Bucks over Raptors in 6

NBA Finals
Rockets over Bucks in 6
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PostPosted: Thu Apr 18, 2019 2:36 pm    Post subject:

First Round
Warriors over Clippers in 5
Spurs over Nuggets in 6
Blazers over Thunder in 5
Rockets over Jazz in 4

Bucks over Pistons in 4
Raptors over Magic in 6
Nets over Sixers in 6
Celtics over Pacers in 4

Conference Semis
Rockets over Warriors in 6
Blazers over Spurs in 6

Bucks over Celtics in 6
Raptors over Nets in 6

Conference Finals
Rockets over Blazers in 6
Bucks over Raptors in 6

NBA Finals
Rockets over Bucks in 6
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PostPosted: Thu Apr 18, 2019 3:12 pm    Post subject:

Warriors over Clippers in 6
Nuggets over Spurs in 7
Blazers over Thunder in 5
Rockets over Jazz in 4

Bucks over Pistons in 4
Raptors over Magic in 6
Nets over 76ers in 6
Celtics over Pacers in 4

Second round:

Warriors over Rockets in 7
Nuggets over Blazers in 6

Bucks over Celtics in 6
Raptors over Nets in 6

Warriors over Nuggets in 7
Bucks over Raptors in 6

Warriors over Bucks in 5
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PostPosted: Thu Apr 18, 2019 3:16 pm    Post subject:

Warriors over Clippers in 6
Spurs in 7
OKC in 7
Rockers in 5

Warriors in 5
Rockets in 6

Warriors in 7

Bucks in 4
Raptors in 6
Philly in 6
Boston in 6

Bucks in 6
Raptors in 7

Raptors in 6


Warriors in 7
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PostPosted: Thu Apr 18, 2019 3:53 pm    Post subject:

First Round

Warriors over Clippers in 6
Nuggets over Spurs in 7
Blazers over Thunder in 6
Rockets over Jazz in 5

Bucks over Pistons in 4
Raptors over Magic in 6
Sixers over Nets in 6
Celtics over Pacers in 5

Conference Semis

Warriors over Rockets in 6
Nuggets over Blazers in 6

Bucks over Celtics in 6
Sixers over Raptors in 6

Conference Finals

Warriors over Nuggets in 6
Bucks over Sixers in 6

NBA Finals

Warriors over Bucks in 6
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PostPosted: Tue Apr 23, 2019 3:17 pm    Post subject:

I have rockets winning it all.
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PostPosted: Tue Apr 23, 2019 5:30 pm    Post subject:

venturalakersfan wrote:
I had it on a work computer from an old company. I believe it was 5 points for the first round, 8, 10 and 12 for subsequent rounds. Minus the number of games that the series lasted. For example, if I pick 76ers over the Nets in 6 and they win in 7, it would be 5-1 for 4 points. I hope that makes sense.

It looks like all series will be 2 games in by the end of Wednesday, so let’s make the deadline by 5 pm Pacific on Thursday.


I found my spreadsheet and the scoring is:

5 pts
8 pts
12 pts
15 pts
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PostPosted: Sat Apr 27, 2019 9:25 pm    Post subject:

This is what I got for the final results for round 1, please correct me if I made an error...

FINAL ROUND 1 results


FreakofNature 36 points
Candy canes 33 points
Diando 32 points
Chicken Stu 32 points
Nobody 28 points
Username 28 points
I Bleed purple & gold 27 points
The Lebrons 27 points
Venturalakersfan 26 points
LakersSD 24 points
Quartzcharm 19 points
Adkindo 16 points
Chronicle 16 points
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PostPosted: Sun Apr 28, 2019 9:40 am    Post subject:

FreakofNature wrote:
This is what I got for the final results for round 1, please correct me if I made an error...

FINAL ROUND 1 results


FreakofNature 36 points
Candy canes 33 points
Diando 32 points
Chicken Stu 32 points
Nobody 28 points
Username 28 points
I Bleed purple & gold 27 points
The Lebrons 27 points
Venturalakersfan 26 points
LakersSD 24 points
Quartzcharm 19 points
Adkindo 16 points
Chronicle 16 points

Mine checks out. Thanks
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