Will Mavs and Spurs survive even first round?
Originally Published: April 25, 2007By John Hollinger | ESPN Insider
Before the playoffs began, I made a chart of the odds teams faced based on their regular-season results. Like any good economist, I built this chart based on certain assumptions. Most importantly, I assumed that a team's regular-season results accurately portrayed its relative strength heading into the playoffs. Unfortunately, we know what happens when you assume.