NBA Power Rankings Update: Feeling the Magic
In any event, it was a volatile week in the NBA, thus it was a volatile week in nERD, our in-house metric that predicts a team's ultimate winning percentage. (The team ranking is on a scale from 0-100, with 50 as the league average.) Upsets and blowouts galore -- most of which involved the whoda-thunk-it Orlando Magic -- did all kinds of damage to the rankings list.
Lets take a look at the nERDy ups, downs, and holds from the NBA week that was.