Forecast: Updated series predictions for each first-round matchup

Originally Published: April 20, 2017

Who will advance to the second round of the NBA playoffs? We polled the ESPN Forecast panel of experts heading into Game 3 of each first-round series.

Here are the results, displaying each team's updated chances to win the series, along with predictions from ESPN's Basketball Power Index (BPI), FiveThirtyEight and a fan poll.

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ESPN Forecast: Bulls score the 1-8 upset

ESPN Forecast: Cavs flip switch to Round 2

ESPN Forecast: Raptors battle past Bucks

ESPN Forecast: Wizards outmuscle Hawks

ESPN Forecast: Warriors breeze past Blazers

ESPN Forecast: Spurs handle the Grizzlies

ESPN Forecast: Rockets silence the Thunder

ESPN Forecast: Clips edge Jazz

ESPN Forecast and the fan panel predictions were conducted in coordination with Microsoft Research. Join the fan panel here.



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