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NBA Playoffs Expert Picks: Round 2

For those of you who somehow survived a grueling Round 1, here we are already with Round 2. The experts at Sports of Boston had mixed results in playoff picking over the first round. The Mavericks shocked all of us in knocking off the Spurs so easily, while the Hawks and Heat played a boring seven-game series (each game was decided by double digits).

The Celtics and Bulls partook in one of the most entertaining series of all time, but no one had the Bulls so for us, it doesn’t matter.

Our Round 2 picks yield little surprises, but some SoB staffers did join the dark side and chose the Magic to send the C’s packing. We will see about that!

Round 2 Picks

Picks: Geoff KC Jeff Pete Chris Mike Dan Adam
CLE/ATL Cavs Cavs Cavs Cavs Cavs Cavs Cavs Cavs
BOS/ORL Celtics Celtics Magic Celtics Celtics Magic Magic Magic
LA/HOU Lakers Lakers Lakers Lakers Lakers Lakers Lakers Lakers
DAL/DEN Nuggets Nuggets Nuggets Nuggets Mavs Nuggets Nuggets Nuggets
ROUND 2
OVERALL 6-2 5-3 7-1 6-2 5-3 6-2 7-1 6-2

Here’s how we did in Round 1:

Round 1 Picks

Picks: Geoff KC Jeff Pete Chris Mike Dan Adam
CLE/DET Cavs Cavs Cavs Cavs Cavs Cavs Cavs Cavs
BOS/CHI Celtics Celtics Celtics Celtics Celtics Celtics Celtics Celtics
ORL/PHI Magic Magic Magic Magic Magic Magic Magic Magic
ATL/MIA Heat Hawks Hawks Hawks Heat Heat Hawks Hawks
LAL/UTA Lakers Lakers Lakers Lakers Lakers Lakers Lakers Lakers
DEN/NO Nuggets Hornets Nuggets Hornets Hornets Nuggets Nuggets Nuggets
SA/DAL Spurs Spurs Spurs Spurs Spurs Spurs Spurs Spurs
POR/HOU Rockets Blazers Rockets Rockets Rockets Rockets Rockets Blazers
OVERALL 6-2 5-3 7-1 6-2 5-3 6-2 7-1 6-2

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One comment for “NBA Playoffs Expert Picks: Round 2”

  1. There weren’t too many surprises in round 1 as seen from my 7-1 record, I just under estimated how old the Spurs are

    Posted by Jeff | May 5, 2009, 2:47 pm

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