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Old 02-26-2010, 06:56 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Someguy again View Post
He's a calculator that doesn't work.

Memphis has a 10% in making the playoffs? what complete utter bullshit

and why, why the fuck did he put Miami in front of Toronto in the standings.
The odds are based primarily on his power rankings
you're obviously free to come out with a better formula, but until you do, this is the best tool to calculate odds. The alternative is coming with a number out of your ass, and that would be highly subjective. And stinky...

Vegas does a similar thing when they come out with their lines, and nobody is complaining about that. And the lines are accurate enough to ensure they make money. Same thing with this - it's not a perfect method by any stretch, but it beats the alternative.
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