Bring On the Lake Show...I Think


Thursday, May 26th 2011, 1:22 pm
By: News On 6


Originally Published: Apr 15, 2010 2:28 PM CDT

So its on to the playoffs and the top-seeded Lakers for the eighth-seeded Thunder.&#160; Since the playoffs expanded to 16 teams in 1984, an 8 seed has beaten a 1 seed on only three occasions:&#160; </P>In 1994 the Nuggets upset the Sonics.&#160; In 1999 the Knicks extinguished the Heat.&#160; And in 2007 the Warriors shot down the Mavericks.</P>Thats 3 wins in 52 series by an 8 seed over a 1 seed.&#160; 6 percent of the time.&#160; </P>More factoids such as this coming up on our Thunder playoff special at 6:30 Friday on News 9.&#160; </P><BR/>