Jan. 17, 2012; Miami, FL, USA; San Antonio Spurs point guard Tony Parker (9) takes the ball up court as Miami Heat small forward LeBron James (6) defends during the first half at American Airlines Arena. Mandatory Credit: Steve Mitchell-US PRESSWIRE

San Antonio Spurs have 40.4% chance of winning NBA championship


The San Antonio Spurs have a 40.4% chance of winning the 2011-12 NBA Championship, according to TeamRankings.com. Of all the remaining playoff teams, the Spurs’ 110.9 offensive rating ranks first and their 103.2 defensive rating is last although their defense has improved considerably since the beginning of the season. San Antonio has allowed 88.8 points per game in their eight victories this postseason.

The rest of the playoff teams’ probability follows:
Miami Heat (26.2%)
Oklahoma City Thunder (25.3%)
Boston Celtics (3.4%)
Philadelphia 76ers (3.2%)
Indiana Pacers (1.5%)

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