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Sunday, November 23, 2014

Round 2: NBA Blogger’s Bracket

With 2 rounds in the books, let’s take a look at the KnickerBlogger NBA bracket standings.

Rank Name Round1 ER2T1 ER2T2 WR2T1 WR2T2 Round2 Total
1 Kevin Broom 41 7 7 5 5 24 65
2 Kevin 37 5 7 5 7 24 61
3.5 Mr.BB 36 7 5 5 7 24 60
3.5 Ron Hitley 36 5 7 7 5 24 60
5.5 Roland 44 5 5 0 5 15 59
5.5 KnickerBlogger 35 5 7 5 7 24 59
7 Kelly Dwyer 41 7 5 0 5 17 58
8 Matt Bernhardt 34 7 7 0 5 19 53
9 Aaron Schatz 37 5 5 0 5 15 52
10 Justin Kubatko 34 5 7 0 5 17 51
11 Larry Fleisher 34 5 5 5 0 15 49
12 Brian Bassett 31 5 0 7 5 17 48
13 Martin Johnson 32 5 5 0 5 15 47
14 Kurt 29 5 5 0 5 15 44
15 Jeff 29 5 0 0 7 12 41

At the top are the two Kevins, followed by a tie between our international contributor and Ron from Hornets247.com. In fifth place is statmaster Roland Beech. Beech drops out of first place from the first round, and will keep on falling. Roland has the elimanted Dallas Mavericks has his champion. The New York Sun’s participant, Martin Johnson, also has the Mavs to win the West, but he selected the Pistons to take home the Larry O’Brien Trophy.

Speaking of what is predicted in the next two rounds, here’s the remaining picks & scores of all the contestants.

Name URL ECC WCC CHAMP Champ Score TOTAL
Kevin Broom www.RealGM.com MIA in 7 SAS in 6 SAS in 7 92-86 65
Kevin www.supersonics.com MIA in 7 SAS in 7 SAS in 6 91-84 61
Mr.BB www.basketblogger.com MIA in 4 SAS in 6 MIA in 5 94-89 60
Ron Hitley www.hornets247.com MIA in 6 SAS in 6 MIA in 7 91-84 60
Roland 82games.com DET in 6 DAL in 6 DAL in 6 115-98 59
KnickerBlogger www.knickerblogger.net MIA in 5 SAS in 6 SAS in 6 94-85 59
Kelly Dwyer sportsillustrated.cnn.com/ DET in 6 SAS in 7 SAS in 6 92-83 58
Matt Bernhardt bulls.blogspot.com DET in 5 SAS in 5 SAS in 6 90-82 53
Aaron Schatz www.footballoutsiders.com MIA in 7 SAS in 7 MIA in 7 89-84 52
Justin Kubatko www.basketball-reference.com MIA in 7 SAS in 6 MIA in 7 91-86 51
Larry Fleisher knicks.mostvaluablenetwork.com DET in 7 PHO in 7 DET in 6 103-99 49
Brian Bassett www.thejetsblog.com MIA in 6 SAS in 6 MIA in 7 105-98 48
Martin Johnson www.nysun.com DET in 7 DAL in 6 DET in 7 85-79 47
Kurt www.forumblueandgold.com DET in 6 SAS in 7 SAS in 7 86-74 44
Jeff www.CelticsBlog.com MIA in 6 SAS in 6 SAS in 6 97-86 41