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2013 NHL Stanley Cup Prediction

The Stanley Cup finals start tonight with the Blackhawks taking on the Bruins.  The model makes a straightforward prediction as always: Chicago was the better team during the season (prorated to a regular number of games, Chicago had a 53 … Continue reading

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2013 NHL Conference Finals Predictions

It’s a bit belated because I was out of town, but here are the predictions for the NHL conference finals.  Having played back-to-back games to start the series for some crazy reason, the Blackhawks are already up 2-0 on the … Continue reading

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2013 NHL Round 2 Playoff Predictions

With two game 7s in the books (and again slightly behind schedule), it’s time to make predictions for the second round of the NHL playoffs.  The results of the first round were only surprising if you’ve never watched hockey before.  … Continue reading

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2013 NHL Playoff Round 1 Predictions

The NBA gets a bit of a head start, but the NHL season is largely overlapping (when they don’t have a lockout) and the playoffs start tomorrow.  I sadly wasn’t able to watch many games, so I don’t have a … Continue reading

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Just wanted to pass along this article on how pretty much nothing you can do will get you very far in predicting the NHL playoffs.  Given how my picks are doing this year, I found it confirming and comforting.

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NBA Conference Finals and Stanley Cup Predictions

Well, you win some and you lose some.  This year has happened to have three coin-flip series from my point of view, and I missed on all three of them.  And the NHL is, well, hockey.  And so we have … Continue reading

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The No-More-LA Predictions

The Lakers and Clippers both bowed out as expected, so things should be a bit easier to manage around the Staples Center now.  A quick update on the NBA and NHL playoffs:

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