NBA Prediction Competition 2017

NBA Prediction Competition 2017

This year the Aussie Hoopla team is running a season-long NBA prediction competition to find out which of the loyal hoops tragics who support Aussie Hoopla knows his NBA the most.

 

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NBA PREDICTION ENTRIES

 Jason CadeeChris AnsteyBrett MaherDan BoyceMookie Schiralli
1. Sydney, Melbourne or Brisbane who does best against NBA teams in Oct?SydneySydneyMelbourneSydneyMelbourne
2. Who is leading the league in PER after the first week?A.DavisL.JamesL.JamesGiannisR.Westbrook
3. First NBA player of the week?A.DavisL.JamesK.IrvingGiannisL.James
4. Aussie with most points in NBA opening week?P.MillsP.MillsB.SimmonsB.SimmonsP.Mills
5. Who has the best record Cavs or Celtics on Dec. 31st?CelticsCavsCavsCelticsCavs
6. On Dec. 31st which duo combined has best PER K.Durrant/S.Curry or J.Harden/C.Paul?Durant/CurryDurant/CurryHarden/PaulDurant/CurryHarden/Paul
7. Which 2017 lottery team has the best record on Dec. 31st?P.MillsWolvesCeltics76ersWolves
8. Aussie getting the most minutes per game on Dec. 31st?P.MillsB.SimmonsB.SimmonsSimmonsJ.Ingles
9. Who recieves the most All-Star Votes?R.WestbrookJ.HardenJ.HardenL.JamesP.George
10. Who wins All-Star Game MVP?L.JamesS.CurryL.JamesK.DurantS.Curry
11. PHI or Lakers, who has the best record at All-Star break?Lakers76ersLakers76ers76ers
12. Will New Orleans trade A.Davis or D.Cousins prior to All-Star Weekend?YesYesNoYesNo
13. Which Aussie has highest PER in 2017?P.MillsSimmonsP.MillsA.BaynesB.Simmons
14. Who wins 2017/18 scoring title?J.HardenHardenL.JamesJ.HardenJ.Harden
15. Who will lead the league in PER?J.HardenL.JamesR.WestbrookGiannisJ.Harden
16. Which traded player finishes with worst PER C.Paul, P.George, K.Irving or I.ThomasC.PaulPaulI. thomasChris PaulI. Thomas
17. An Eastern team who didn't make the playoffs that will?Heat76ers76ers76ersHeat
18. A Western team who didn't make the playoffs that will?WolvesWolvesLakersSunsWolves
J.Ennis or T.Ferguson?J.EnnisFergusonJ.EnnisJ.EnnisJ.Ennis
20. Which team finishes with the worst record?NetsSunsNetsNetsNets
21. Which 5 players make the NBA 1st team?Westbrook, Harden, Lebron, Durant, DavisLeBron, Durant, Curry, Davis, HardenHarden, Westbrook, James, Durant, DavisGiannis, Durant Lebron, Curry, HardenCurry, James Harden, Durant, Giannis, L.James
22. 2018 Rookie of the Year?SimmonsB.SimmonsL.BallB.SimmonsB.Simmons
23. Highest PER for a rookie not named Simmons, Ball or Fultz?TatumTatumTatumDeAaron FoxDennis Smith Jr
24. 2018 NBA MVP?LebronL.JamesHardenK.DurantK.Durant
25. 2018 NBA Champion?WarriorsWarriorsWarriorsWarriorsWarriors
 Ryan PendleburyKristopher PendleburySteve CarrGrant ButlerTrent Brown
1. Sydney, Melbourne or Brisbane who does best against NBA teams in Oct?MelbourneMelbourneMelbourneSydneySydney
2. Who is leading the league in PER after the first week?K.DurantDurantAJ OgilvyHardenL.James
3. First NBA player of the week?GiannisK.IrvingS.CurryL.JamesK.Anthony Towns
4. Aussie with most points in NBA opening week?P.MillsMillsJ.InglesJ.InglesJ.Ingles
5. Who has the best record Cavs or Celtics on Dec. 31st?CelticsCelticsCelticsCelticsClevland
6. On Dec. 31st which duo combined has best PER K.Durrant/S.Curry or J.Harden/C.Paul?Durant/CurryDurant/CurryDurant/CurryHarden/PaulHarden/Paul
7. Which 2017 lottery team has the best record on Dec. 31st?BullsLakersCeltics76ersCeltics
8. Aussie getting the most minutes per game on Dec. 31st?B.SimmonsInglesJ.InglesJ.InglesJ.Ingles
9. Who recieves the most All-Star Votes?S.CurryL.JamesDurantS.CurryL.James
10. Who wins All-Star Game MVP?S.CurryL.JamesDurantL.JamesGiannis
11. PHI or Lakers, who has the best record at All-Star break?76ers76ers76ersLakers76ers
12. Will New Orleans trade A.Davis or D.Cousins prior to All-Star Weekend?NoYesNoNoNo
13. Which Aussie has highest PER in 2017?B.SimmonsInglesInglesP.MillsJ.Ingles
14. Who wins 2017/18 scoring title?R.WestbrookHardenHardenJ.HardenK.Irving
15. Who will lead the league in PER?L.JamesDurantL.JamesJ.HardenK.Durant
16. Which traded player finishes with worst PER C.Paul, P.George, K.Irving or I.ThomasK.IrvingI.ThomasI.ThomasI.ThomasI.Thomas
17. An Eastern team who didn't make the playoffs that will?Pistons76ers76ersMIA76ers
18. A Western team who didn't make the playoffs that will?WolvesNuggetsPelicansWolvesNuggets
J.Ennis or T.Ferguson?J.EnnisJ.EnnisT.CraigT.CraigJ.Ennis
20. Which team finishes with the worst record?BullsHawksNetsKingsMagic
21. Which 5 players make the NBA 1st team?Curry Westbrook Durant Leonard CousinsLebron, KD, Curry, Harden,Curry Durant Irving Harden JamesHarden, Westbrook, Lebron James, Durant, TownsJoel Embiid, Lebron James, Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook, Jimmy Butler
22. 2018 Rookie of the Year?D.Smith JnrFultzSimmonsB.SimmonsB.Simmons
23. Highest PER for a rookie not named Simmons, Ball or Fultz?D.Smith JnrTatumTatumBallM.Fultz
24. 2018 NBA MVP?K.DurantL.JamesK.DurantDurantL.James
25. 2018 NBA Champion?WarriorsWarriorsWarriorsWarriorsWarriors
 Corey StampJamie PettyPhil WebsterPhillip MaloneScott Parkinson
1. Sydney, Melbourne or Brisbane who does best against NBA teams in Oct?MelbourneBrisbaneMelbourneSydneyBrisbane
2. Who is leading the league in PER after the first week?K.DurantG.HaywardI.ThomasK.DurantT.Hardaway Jnr
3. First NBA player of the week?K.IrvingR.WestbrookL.JamesK.LowryA.Davis
4. Aussie with most points in NBA opening week?B.SimmonsJ.InglesP.MillsJ.InglesB.Simmons
5. Who has the best record Cavs or Celtics on Dec. 31st?CavsCelticsCavsCavsCavs
6. On Dec. 31st which duo combined has best PER K.Durrant/S.Curry or J.Harden/C.Paul?Harden/PaulDurant/CurryDurant/CurryDurant/CurryHarden/Paul
7. Which 2017 lottery team has the best record on Dec. 31st?76ersCeltics76ersWolves76ers
8. Aussie getting the most minutes per game on Dec. 31st?P.MillsCelticsP.MillsJ.InglesJ.Ingles
9. Who recieves the most All-Star Votes?J.HardenS.CurryR.WestbrookK.IrvingP.George
10. Who wins All-Star Game MVP?L.JamesJ.HardenStep CurryL.JamesS.Curry
11. PHI or Lakers, who has the best record at All-Star break?76ersLakersLA76ers76ers
12. Will New Orleans trade A.Davis or D.Cousins prior to All-Star Weekend?YesYesYesYesYes
13. Which Aussie has highest PER in 2017?P.MillsBogutDellyJ.InglesJ.Ingles
14. Who wins 2017/18 scoring title?K.IrvingL.JamesK.IrvingHardenJ.Harden
15. Who will lead the league in PER?L.JamesChris PaulI.ThomasDurantG.Hayward
16. Which traded player finishes with worst PER C.Paul, P.George, K.Irving or I.ThomasC.PaulI ThomasC PaulP.GeorgeI.Thomas
17. An Eastern team who didn't make the playoffs that will?76ers76ers76ers76ersOrlando
18. A Western team who didn't make the playoffs that will?NuggetsLakersBlazersWolvesNuggets
J.Ennis or T.Ferguson?J.EnnisJ.EnnisJ.EnnisJ.EnnisFerguson
20. Which team finishes with the worst record?NetsKnicksNetsPacersNets
21. Which 5 players make the NBA 1st team?Davis, Durant, James, Irving, WestbrookCurry, harden, Lebron, Durant, davisLeBron curry harden Davis WestbrookLeBron,Stephen Curry,Durrant,Harden,Rudy GobertHarden, durant, James, Davis and curry
22. 2018 Rookie of the Year?L.BallL.BallL.BallD,MitchellSimmons
23. Highest PER for a rookie not named Simmons, Ball or Fultz?J.Ennis SmithTatumSmithMitchell
24. 2018 NBA MVP?L.JamesHardenK.IrvingL.JamesAnthony Davis
25. 2018 NBA Champion?WarriorsWarriorsThunderWarriorsS.Curry
 Daniel SaffiotiNathan WellinsChris Trbovich
1. Sydney, Melbourne or Brisbane who does best against NBA teams in Oct?MelbourneMelbourneSydney
2. Who is leading the league in PER after the first week?GiannisR.WestbrookA.Davis
3. First NBA player of the week?A.DavisL.JamesA.Davis
4. Aussie with most points in NBA opening week?P.MillsB.SimmonsB.Simmons
5. Who has the best record Cavs or Celtics on Dec. 31st?CelticsCavsCeltics
6. On Dec. 31st which duo combined has best PER K.Durrant/S.Curry or J.Harden/C.Paul?Durant/CurryHarden/PaulHarden/Paul
7. Which 2017 lottery team has the best record on Dec. 31st?Sixers76ers76ers
8. Aussie getting the most minutes per game on Dec. 31st?B.SimmonsJ.InglesB.Simmons
9. Who recieves the most All-Star Votes?GiannisA.DavisR.Westbrook
10. Who wins All-Star Game MVP?S.CurryA.DavisGiannis
11. PHI or Lakers, who has the best record at All-Star break?76ers76ers76ers
12. Will New Orleans trade A.Davis or D.Cousins prior to All-Star Weekend?NoNoNo
13. Which Aussie has highest PER in 2017?B.SimmonsB.SimmonsP.Mills
14. Who wins 2017/18 scoring title?J.HardenK.DurantWestbrook
15. Who will lead the league in PER?GiannisR.WestbrookJ.Harden
16. Which traded player finishes with worst PER C.Paul, P.George, K.Irving or I.ThomasI thomasI. ThomasGeorge
17. An Eastern team who didn't make the playoffs that will?Sixers76ersNew york
18. A Western team who didn't make the playoffs that will?NuggetsNuggetsTimberwolves
J.Ennis or T.Ferguson?J.EnnisT.FergusonJ.Ennis
20. Which team finishes with the worst record?BullsBullsOrlando
21. Which 5 players make the NBA 1st team?K. Leonard L. James A. Davis Giannis R. Westbrook.K.DWestbrook, Harden, James, Durant, DavisWestbrook, Harden, Davis, Leonard, Antetokounmpo
22. 2018 Rookie of the Year?B.SimmonsJ.Ennis Smith JrJ.Ennis smith jnr
23. Highest PER for a rookie not named Simmons, Ball or Fultz?Josh Jackson
24. 2018 NBA MVP?K LeonardL.JamesJ.Harden
25. 2018 NBA Champion?WarriorsWarriorsCeltics

 

Scoring Format

All correct answers receive 1 point.

Questions which include answering multiple players receive 1 point per correct answer. 

 

Dan BoyceAuthor: Dan Boyce (333 Posts)

Dan Boyce is a die-hard Sydney Kings fan who grew up in Melbourne during the roaring 90's of Australian Basketball and spent far too much time collecting Futera NBL Basketball cards