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2019 NBA Preliminary round - Series 1403.
Brooklyn Nets vs Philadelphia 76ers

Schedule and 2018-19 Results
Regular Season Records: Philadelphia 51-31, Brooklyn 42-40
Game 1 on Saturday, 13 April: Brooklyn wins at Philadelphia, 111-pts-102
Game 2 on Monday, 15 April: Brooklyn loses at Philadelphia, 145-pts-123
Game 3 on Thursday, 18 April: Philadelphia wins at Brooklyn, 131-pts-115
Game 4 on Saturday, 20 April: Philadelphia at Brooklyn
Game 5 on Tuesday, 23 April: Brooklyn at Philadelphia
Game 6* on Thursday, 25 April: Philadelphia at Brooklyn
Game 7* on Saturday, 27 April: Brooklyn at Philadelphia
* if needed

HISTORICAL VICTORY PROBABILITIES: Leading 2-games-1:
Ignoring win order; ignoring site order: The team leading 2-games-1 irrespective of site order (Philadelphia) has the following best-of-7 playoff series and games record through the 2018 MLB Finals:
series record, all best-of-7 sports, all rounds: 760-267 (.740)
series record, all best-of-7 sports, Preliminary round: 195-87 (.691)
series record, NBA only, all rounds: 316-80 (.798)
series record, NBA only, Preliminary round: 69-20 (.775)
Game 4 record, all best-of-7 sports, all rounds: 503-524 (.490)
Game 4 record, all best-of-7 sports, Preliminary round: 138-144 (.489)
Game 4 record, NBA only, all rounds: 193-203 (.487)
Game 4 record, NBA only, Preliminary round: 46-43 (.517)
These records are drawn from the applicable 1385 best-of-7 NHL, NBA, and MLB series played through the 2018 MLB Finals. Note in general that the greater the number of games or series fitting a particular situation, the greater the significance of the corresponding winning fraction: For example, 0.800 is far more likely to come closer to the true winning fraction in a given situation when the corresponding win-loss record is 400-100 rather than 4-1.

HISTORICAL VICTORY PROBABILITIES: Leading 2-games-1 @ HHV:
Ignoring win order; considering site order: The team leading 2-games-1 with site order HHV (Philadelphia) has the following best-of-7 playoff series and games record through the 2018 MLB Finals:
series record, all best-of-7 sports, all rounds: 490-117 (.807)
series record, all best-of-7 sports, Preliminary round: 132-40 (.767)
series record, NBA only, all rounds: 217-28 (.886)
series record, NBA only, Preliminary round: 49-6 (.891)
Game 4 record, all best-of-7 sports, all rounds: 292-315 (.481)
Game 4 record, all best-of-7 sports, Preliminary round: 82-90 (.477)
Game 4 record, NBA only, all rounds: 111-134 (.453)
Game 4 record, NBA only, Preliminary round: 26-29 (.473)
These records are drawn from the applicable 1385 best-of-7 NHL, NBA, and MLB series played through the 2018 MLB Finals. Note in general that the greater the number of games or series fitting a particular situation, the greater the significance of the corresponding winning fraction: For example, 0.800 is far more likely to come closer to the true winning fraction in a given situation when the corresponding win-loss record is 400-100 rather than 4-1.

HISTORICAL VICTORY PROBABILITIES: Leading LWW:
Considering win order; ignoring site order: The team leading LWW irrespective of site order (Philadelphia) has the following best-of-7 playoff series and games record through the 2018 MLB Finals:
series record, all best-of-7 sports, all rounds: 211-82 (.720)
series record, all best-of-7 sports, Preliminary round: 54-27 (.667)
series record, NBA only, all rounds: 68-25 (.731)
series record, NBA only, Preliminary round: 17-7 (.708)
Game 4 record, all best-of-7 sports, all rounds: 144-149 (.491)
Game 4 record, all best-of-7 sports, Preliminary round: 35-46 (.432)
Game 4 record, NBA only, all rounds: 45-48 (.484)
Game 4 record, NBA only, Preliminary round: 11-13 (.458)
These records are drawn from the applicable 1385 best-of-7 NHL, NBA, and MLB series played through the 2018 MLB Finals. Note in general that the greater the number of games or series fitting a particular situation, the greater the significance of the corresponding winning fraction: For example, 0.800 is far more likely to come closer to the true winning fraction in a given situation when the corresponding win-loss record is 400-100 rather than 4-1.

HISTORICAL VICTORY PROBABILITIES: Leading LWW @ HHV:
Considering win order; considering site order: The team leading LWW with site order HHV (Philadelphia) has the following best-of-7 playoff series and games record through the 2018 MLB Finals:
series record, all best-of-7 sports, all rounds: 102-31 (.767)
series record, all best-of-7 sports, Preliminary round: 30-15 (.667)
series record, NBA only, all rounds: 33-5 (.868)
series record, NBA only, Preliminary round: 9-2 (.818)
Game 4 record, all best-of-7 sports, all rounds: 65-68 (.489)
Game 4 record, all best-of-7 sports, Preliminary round: 18-27 (.400)
Game 4 record, NBA only, all rounds: 14-24 (.368)
Game 4 record, NBA only, Preliminary round: 3-8 (.273)
These records are drawn from the applicable 1385 best-of-7 NHL, NBA, and MLB series played through the 2018 MLB Finals. Note in general that the greater the number of games or series fitting a particular situation, the greater the significance of the corresponding winning fraction: For example, 0.800 is far more likely to come closer to the true winning fraction in a given situation when the corresponding win-loss record is 400-100 rather than 4-1.

SERIES NOTES:

After Game 3: The Philadelphia 76ers visited and defeated the Brooklyn Nets 131-pts-115 to take a best-of-7 MLB/NBA/NHL playoff series 1403 lead of 2-games-1. When leading a best-of-7 MLB/NBA/NHL playoff series 2-games-1, the Philadelphia 76ers have a series record of 12-6 and a Game 4 record of 11-7. When trailing a best-of-7 MLB/NBA/NHL playoff series 2-games-1, the Brooklyn Nets have a series record of 0-3 and a Game 4 record of 1-2. The total of 378 points amassed by the Philadelphia 76ers in series 1403 Games 1-3 are the most in the first three games of a best-of-7 NBA playoff series since 2003, when the Dallas Mavericks totaled 386 points in series 899 Games 1-3 (in the NBA Quarterfinals against the Sacramento Kings). The total of 378 points amassed by the Philadelphia 76ers in series 1403 Games 1-3 are the most ever in the first three games of a best-of-7 NBA Preliminary-round playoff series.

After Game 2: The Philadelphia 76ers hosted and bested the Brooklyn Nets 145-pts-123 to knot best-of-7 MLB/NBA/NHL playoff series 1403 at 1-game-all. When tied 1-game-all in a best-of-7 MLB/NBA/NHL playoff series, the Philadelphia 76ers have a series record of 9-13 and a Game 3 record of 12-10, while the Brooklyn Nets have a series record of 1-1 and a Game 3 record of 1-1. The Philadelphia 76ers scored 51 points in the third quarter of series 1403 Game 2. The 51-point third quarter by Philadelphia ties the fourth quarter of series 149 Game 5 by the Lakers in Los Angeles (in their 1962 NBA Semifinals series against the visiting Detroit Pistons) for the most points by one team ever in one quarter of a best-of-7 format NBA playoff game. The 145 points by the 76ers is the most ever in a best-of-7 format NBA Preliminary-round playoff game, and the most in a best-of-7 NBA playoff game (all rounds) since series 618 Game 4, in which the Portland Trailblazers visited and defeated the Phoenix Suns 153-pts-151 (2OT) in the 1992 NBA Quarterfinals.

After Game 1: The Brooklyn Nets visited and topped the Philadelphia 76ers 111-pts-102 to take a best-of-7 MLB/NBA/NHL playoff series 1403 lead of 1-game-nil. When leading a best-of-7 MLB/NBA/NHL playoff series 1-game-nil, the Brooklyn Nets have a series record of 1-1 and a Game 2 record of 0-2. When trailing a best-of-7 MLB/NBA/NHL playoff series 1-game-nil, the Philadelphia 76ers have a series record of 4-19 and a Game 2 record of 11-12.

Pre-series assessment: In the 2018-19 NBA regular season, the Philadelphia 76ers finished nine games ahead of the Brooklyn Nets. From 1947 through the 2018 NBA Finals round, when NBA teams led their best-of-7 playoff series opponents by nine regular-season games, they have posted a best-of-7 playoff series record of 24-4 (.857) in those series against those opponents. MLB/NBA/NHL best-of-7 playoff series 1403 is the 47th best-of-7 NBA playoff series for the Philadelphia 76ers, and the fifth for the Nets as the Brooklyn Nets. In best-of-7 NBA playoff series, the Philadelphia 76ers have an all-rounds series record of 20-26, a Preliminary-round series record of 3-4, and a Game 1 record of 23-23, while the Brooklyn Nets have an all-rounds series record of 1-3, a Preliminary-round series record of 1-2, and a Game 1 record of 2-2. Series 1403 is the first best-of-7 NBA playoff series meeting between the Philadelphia 76ers and the Brooklyn Nets.