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NBA Playoff Games 2024
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NBA Playoff Games Pool - How it works
To enter the pool, just make some picks. Each player can make 1 set of picks.
Pick the winner or pick who will beat the spread for each game.
Earn points for correct picks. The most points wins the pool.
Point values for each pick are shown next to each team on the picks page.
Tiebreaker: the entry closest to the total points scored in the last game of the NBA Finals.
Each game's pick is due by the listed tipoff time.
If you can't pick a team, then the game has already started.
Hover over a team's points or click on a team's logo to get more info.

league options
Click the winning team for each game.
You have games available to pick. You can pick Game 1 in each series and then return later to pick future games.
Underdogs are worth more points
Underdogs get more points to balance the value of each pick.
The scoring is similar to a moneyline pick.
Point values for each pick are based on the game's spread.
Players simply pick a winner, instead of dealing with beating the spread.
Points increase with each round
For the 4 rounds in the NBA Playoffs, points are multiplied by 1, 2, 3, 4
The Bonus Game is in play
Point values are doubled for the bonus game. See the gold highlighted game box.
The Risk option is available
When the 'Risk' option is set to low or high for a game, you win extra points for a correct pick or lose points for an incorrect pick.
When the 'Risk' option is turned off, you do not lose points for an incorrect pick.
Bigger bowls are worth more points
Bowl game points are multiplied by the game significance factor,
which is based on team rankings, bowl payout and bowl tradition.
Over/Under picks are available
Pick whether the total points scored in a game will be OVER or UNDER the posted number.
Parlay is in play
Players select 3 games to parlay.
Win extra points if all 3 parlay games picked correctly.
Lose 4 points if any parlay game picked incorrectly.
Pick the number of games played in the series
Get bonus points for picking the correct number of games that will be played in a series.
Pick from your winners
After the 1st round, players can only pick from the winning teams they picked in the previous round.
Pick from your winners
After the 1st round, players can only pick from the winning teams they picked in the previous round, or a bye team in round 2.
Pick Any Team
Players can pick any team each round, regardless of their previous round's picks.
You can pick a maximum of games out of all the games shown.
To remove a pick, click a picked team name.
Notice the spread shown for each game.
A - (minus) sign means the team is favored by the indicated # of points.
A + (plus) sign means the team is an underdog by the indicated # of points.
Think of the spread as meaning: "Will the favorite win by more than the point spread?".
For example, if the Packers are a 7.5 point favorite over the Bears and the final score is Packers 28, Bears 21, then the Bears pick wins because the Packers won by only 7.
The spread values may change, up until game time.
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First Round
Game 1
Magic  at  Cavaliers
(+4)  12 pts  Info about Magic
 point spreads at espn
Info about Cavaliers  8 pts  (-4)
pick by: Sat, Apr 20 - time TBA
Game 1
76ers/Heat  at  Knicks
(0)  ? pts  
 point spreads at espn
Info about Knicks  ? pts  (0)
pick by: Sat, Apr 20 - time TBA
Game 1
Play-In 8 Seed  at  Thunder
(0)  ? pts  
 point spreads at espn
Info about Thunder  ? pts  (0)
pick by: Sat, Apr 20 - time TBA
Game 1
Suns  at  Timberwolves
(+2)  11 pts  Info about Suns
 point spreads at espn
Info about Timberwolves  9 pts  (-2)
pick by: Sat, Apr 20 - time TBA
Game 1
Pels/Lakers  at  Nuggets
(0)  ? pts  
 point spreads at espn
Info about Nuggets  ? pts  (0)
pick by: Sun, Apr 21 - time TBA
Game 1
Mavericks  at  Clippers
(+1)  10 pts  Info about Mavericks
 point spreads at espn
Info about Clippers  10 pts  (-1)
pick by: Sun, Apr 21 - time TBA
Game 1
Pacers  at  Bucks
(+1)  10 pts  Info about Pacers
 point spreads at espn
Info about Bucks  10 pts  (-1)
pick by: Sun, Apr 21 - time TBA
Game 1
Play-In 8 Seed  at  Celtics
(0)  ? pts  
 point spreads at espn
Info about Celtics  ? pts  (0)
pick by: Sun, Apr 21 - time TBA
Game 2
Magic  at  Cavaliers
(+4)  12 pts*  Info about Magic
Info about Cavaliers  8 pts*  (-4)
pick by: Mon, Apr 22 - time TBA
Game 2
76ers/Heat  at  Knicks
(0)  ? pts  
Info about Knicks  ? pts  (0)
pick by: Mon, Apr 22 - time TBA
Game 2
Play-In 8 Seed  at  Thunder
(0)  ? pts  
Info about Thunder  ? pts  (0)
pick by: Mon, Apr 22 - time TBA
Game 2
Suns  at  Timberwolves
(+2)  11 pts*  Info about Suns
Info about Timberwolves  9 pts*  (-2)
pick by: Mon, Apr 22 - time TBA
Game 2
Pels/Lakers  at  Nuggets
(0)  ? pts  
Info about Nuggets  ? pts  (0)
pick by: Tue, Apr 23 - time TBA
Game 2
Mavericks  at  Clippers
(+1)  10 pts*  Info about Mavericks
Info about Clippers  10 pts*  (-1)
pick by: Tue, Apr 23 - time TBA
Game 2
Pacers  at  Bucks
(+1)  10 pts*  Info about Pacers
Info about Bucks  10 pts*  (-1)
pick by: Tue, Apr 23 - time TBA
Game 2
Play-In 8 Seed  at  Celtics
(0)  ? pts  
Info about Celtics  ? pts  (0)
pick by: Tue, Apr 23 - time TBA
Game 3
Cavaliers  at  Magic
(+2)  11 pts*  Info about Cavaliers
Info about Magic  9 pts*  (-2)
pick by: Wed, Apr 24 - time TBA
Game 3
Knicks  at  76ers/Heat
(0)  ? pts  Info about Knicks
  ? pts  (0)
pick by: Wed, Apr 24 - time TBA
Game 3
Timberwolves  at  Suns
(+4)  12 pts*  Info about Timberwolves
Info about Suns  8 pts*  (-4)
pick by: Wed, Apr 24 - time TBA
Game 3
Nuggets  at  Pels/Lakers
(0)  ? pts  Info about Nuggets
  ? pts  (0)
pick by: Thu, Apr 25 - time TBA
Game 3
Clippers  at  Mavericks
(+5)  13 pts*  Info about Clippers
Info about Mavericks  7 pts*  (-5)
pick by: Thu, Apr 25 - time TBA
Game 3
Thunder  at  Play-In 8 Seed
(0)  ? pts  Info about Thunder
  ? pts  (0)
pick by: Thu, Apr 25 - time TBA
Game 3
Bucks  at  Pacers
(+4)  12 pts*  Info about Bucks
Info about Pacers  8 pts*  (-4)
pick by: Thu, Apr 25 - time TBA
Game 3
Celtics  at  Play-In 8 Seed
(0)  ? pts  Info about Celtics
  ? pts  (0)
pick by: Thu, Apr 25 - time TBA
Game 4
Cavaliers  at  Magic
(+2)  11 pts*  Info about Cavaliers
Info about Magic  9 pts*  (-2)
pick by: Fri, Apr 26 - time TBA
Game 4
Knicks  at  76ers/Heat
(0)  ? pts  Info about Knicks
  ? pts  (0)
pick by: Fri, Apr 26 - time TBA
Game 4
Bucks  at  Pacers
(+4)  12 pts*  Info about Bucks
Info about Pacers  8 pts*  (-4)
pick by: Sat, Apr 27 - time TBA
Game 4
Celtics  at  Play-In 8 Seed
(0)  ? pts  Info about Celtics
  ? pts  (0)
pick by: Sat, Apr 27 - time TBA
Game 4
Thunder  at  Play-In 8 Seed
(0)  ? pts  Info about Thunder
  ? pts  (0)
pick by: Sat, Apr 27 - time TBA
Game 4
Clippers  at  Mavericks
(+5)  13 pts*  Info about Clippers
Info about Mavericks  7 pts*  (-5)
pick by: Sat, Apr 27 - time TBA
Game 4
Nuggets  at  Pels/Lakers
(0)  ? pts  Info about Nuggets
  ? pts  (0)
pick by: Sat, Apr 27 - time TBA
Game 4
Timberwolves  at  Suns
(+4)  12 pts*  Info about Timberwolves
Info about Suns  8 pts*  (-4)
pick by: Sat, Apr 27 - time TBA
* The listed spread and related point value is an estimate. The actual spread will be posted by 9 am central time the day of the game, if not sooner.
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