2020 NBA Playoffs Podcaster Bracket Challenge


Congratulations to Sports on Tap – That Being Said Podcast – 2020 NBA Playoffs Podcast Bracket Challenge Champions!

Welcome to the inaugural NBA Playoffs Podcaster Bracket Challenge! We’ve partnered up with a few other podcasts to share series predictions throughout the 2020 NBA Playoffs.

Each podcast has collectively chosen series winners and series lengths for each round up until the Finals, where they have predicted their 2020 NBA Champions.

Follow along as each podcast team makes their picks, brings you some crossover content (and tons of trash talk) on upcoming episodes of the podcasts below!

*Each podcast has agreed to collectively pick teams for each round

Leaderboard

Current as of 10/12/20

PodcastScore
Sports on Tap2700
NRQ Podcast2400
The Dime2100
Shoot or Pass Podcast1500
Close up Magic1300

Scoring System

Game RoundPoints
First Round100 points for each correct Series prediction (800 total points possible)
Conference Semi-Finals Round200 points for each correct Series prediction (800 total points possible)
Conference Finals Round400 points for each correct Series prediction (800 total points possible)
NBA Finals Round800 points for a correct Series prediction (800 total points possible)
Series Length Prediction100 points for a correct Series Length prediction (1,500 total points possible)

NBA Finals 2020 Bonus Round

Each team will be presented an Over/Under total score amount to try and earn their way back into wining the challenge. Below is the scoring for each team who guesses the correct Over/Under per game!

Game RoundPoints
Game 1100 points for guessing correct Over/Under 217
Game 2200 points for guessing correct Over/Under 216.5
Game 3300 points for guessing correct Over/Under 219.5
Game 4400 points for guessing correct Over/Under 218.5
Game 5500 points for guessing correct Over/Under 215
Game 6600 points for guessing correct Over/Under 214.5

(Actual Combined Score: 214)

PodcastOver/Under 217 – Game 1 Total Score
Sports on TapUnder = 100 Points2200
NRQ PodcastUnder = 100 Points1700
Shoot or Pass PodcastOver = 0 Points1500
The Close Up MagicOver = 0 Points1100
The Dime Under – 100 Points1200

(Actual Combined Score: 238)

PodcastOver/Under 216.5 – Game 2 Total Score
Sports on TapUnder = 0 Points2200
NRQ PodcastOver = 200 Points1900
Shoot or Pass PodcastUnder = 0 Points1500
The Close Up MagicOver = 200 Points1300
The Dime Under = 0 Points1200

(Actual Combined Score: 219)

PodcastOver/Under 219.5 – Game 3 Total Score
Sports on TapOver = 0 Points2200
NRQ PodcastOver = 0 Points1900
Shoot or Pass PodcastOver = 0 Points1500
The Close Up MagicOver = 0 Points1300
The Dime Under = 300 Points1500

(Actual Combined Score: 198)

PodcastOver/Under 218.5 – Game 4 Total Score
Sports on TapOver = 0 Points2200
NRQ PodcastOver = 0 Points1900
Shoot or Pass PodcastOver = 0 Points1500
The Close Up MagicOver = 0 Points1300
The Dime Over = 0 Points1500

(Actual Combined Score: 219)

PodcastOver/Under 215 – Game 5 Total Score
Sports on TapOver = 500 Points2700
NRQ PodcastOver = 500 Points2400
Shoot or Pass PodcastUnder = 0 Points1500
The Close Up MagicUnder = 0 Points1300
The Dime Under = 0 Points1500
PodcastOver/Under 199 – Game 6 Total Score
Sports on TapOver = 0 Points2700
NRQ PodcastOver = 0 Points2400
Shoot or Pass PodcastOver = 0 Points1500
The Close Up MagicOver = 0 Points1300
The Dime Under = 600 Points2100

Podcaster’s Brackets

The Contestants (Listen and follow!)

The Dime with Josh Rodriguez
Podcast Links: iTunes Spotify
Twitter: @TheDimeNBA
Instagram: @TheDimeNBA

The Close Up Magic
Podcast Links: iTunes Spotify
Twitter: @TheCloseUpMagic
Website: www.TheCloseUpMagic.com

Sports on Tap – That Being Said Podcast
Podcast Links: iTunes Spotify
Twitter: @TheSportsonTap
Website: www.theSportsONTap.com

NRQ Podcast
Podcast Links: iTunes Spotify
Twitter: @NRQ_Podcast
Website: www.NRQPodcast.com


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