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06-17-2010, 05:39 PM

Home Teams in NBA Game 7s

In the history of best-of-7 NBA playoff series from 1947 through the 2010 Semifinals, home teams in Game 7 irrespective of win order and site order have an 84-21 (.800) record overall and a 13-3 (.813) record in the Finals.

06-17-2010, 06:14 PM
Tells you how much home court effects the refs, especially with the Finals record, considering that a Game 7 with (arguably) the 2 best teams should be as close to 50-50 as you can get.