NBA Playoffs Power Rankings: Elite 8

The first round of the 2013 NBA Playoffs are over and now it is on to the elite eight. The questions remains, who can stop the Miami Heat? If Chicago Bulls’ Derrick Rose returns to the lineup do they have enough, probably not. The Golden State warriors have the best chance at an upset special.

East
(1) Miami Heat vs. (5) Chicago Bulls
Heat in five games, six games if Derrick Rose returns.

(2) New York Knicks vs. (3) Indiana Pacers
Knicks in seven games

West
(1) Oklahoma Thunder vs. (5) Memphis Grizzles
Thunder in five games.

(2) San Antonio Spurs vs. (6) Golden State Warriors
UPSET SPECIAL: Golden State in seven games.

RankLW+/-TeamWLPFPA
110Miami Heat4052
220San Antonio Spurs4032
3107Golden State Warriors4217
440Oklahoma City Thunder4226
572Memphis Grizzlies4244
660New York Knicks4281
781Indiana Pacers4273
8135Chicago Bulls4365

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