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BPI: Raptors' odds of beating Wizards down to 16 percent

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After dropping a second-straight home game to the Washington Wizards, the Toronto Raptors' chances of advancing to the conference semifinals have fallen to 16 percent, according to ESPN Stats & Information's Basketball Power Index.

Here's a deeper look at the stats.

16 percent - Raptors' chances to advance past the Wizards

6.6 percent - Raptors' chances to advance to conference finals

1.8 percent - Raptors' chances to advance to NBA Finals

0.3 percent - Raptors' chances to win the championship


A further breakdown of Toronto's series with Washington looks at the probability of a comeback.

3.5 percent - Raptors' chances to beat the Wizards in six games

12.5 percent - Raptors' chances to beat the Wizards in seven games


Meanwhile, the odds are currently in the Wizards' favor to complete the sweep with wins in Washington the next two games of the series.

38.6 percent - Wizards' chances to sweep the Raptors

16.5 percent - Wizards' chances to beat the Raptors in five games

22.1 percent - Wizards' chances to beat the Raptors in six games

6.7 percent - Wizards' chances to beat the Raptors in seven games


Note: The NBA Basketball Power Index (BPI) is a measure of team strength developed by the ESPN Analytics team. BPI is meant to be the best predictor of a team's performance going forward for the rest of the season. BPI represents how many points above or below average a team is. BPI accounts for game-by-game efficiencies, strength of schedule, pace, number of days' rest, game location and preseason expectations.