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MLS - Week 32 of 33

Timbers What If?

The Timbers What If table presents playoff probabilities depended upon how the Timbers play future games. These games include either the next game, all remaining games, or a set of games called Best/Worst Case Scenarios. Other unplayed future games are assumed won/lost with a probability based upon relative team strengths.

Timbers What If?

Next Game - LAFC (20‑8‑4)

  Resultant Record Conference Playoff Spots No Playoffs No POs
  W L T Pts 1*
First Round Bye
2**
First Round Home Field
Advantage
3**
First Round Home Field
Advantage
4**
First Round Home Field
Advantage
5 6 7 8
Win Next Game 12 8 13 49 X X 3% 24% 23% 28% 18% 4%
Current Standings 11 8 13 46 X X 1% 11% 16% 26% 16% 29%
Lose Next Game 11 9 13 46 X X X 1% 11% 27% 15% 46%


Best/Worst Case Scenarios

  Conference Playoff Spots No Playoffs No POs
  1*
First Round Bye
2**
First Round Home Field
Advantage
3**
First Round Home Field
Advantage
4**
First Round Home Field
Advantage
5 6 7 8
Best Case Scenario X X 3% 24% 26% 36% 10% ^
Current Standings X X 1% 11% 16% 26% 16% 29%
Worst Case Scenario X X X 1% 7% 22% 20% 51%
Best Case Scenario
   Earthquakes beats Minnesota United
   Timbers beats LAFC
Worst Case Scenario
   Minnesota United beats Earthquakes
   LAFC beats Timbers
  • Notes
  • Only games from the current week are considered for inclusion into the scenarios
  • Only those games that meaningfully affect the playoff probabilities are included in the scenarios - maximum of three


Remaining Games

Remaining Games
Won
Winning Percentage of
Remaining Games
Resultant Record Conference Playoff Spots No Playoffs No POs
W L T Pts 1*
First Round Bye
2**
First Round Home Field
Advantage
3**
First Round Home Field
Advantage
4**
First Round Home Field
Advantage
5 6 7 8
2 of 2 100% 13 8 13 52 X X 7% 49% 37% 7% ^ ^
1 of 2 50% 12 9 13 49 X X X 1% 16% 50% 29% 3%
0 of 2 0% 11 10 13 46 X X X X X X 8% 92%
  • Notes
  • ^ means the team will finish better than this playoff spot
  • X means the team cannot win this playoff spot
  • 50% - probability the team will win this playoff spot - green number indicates the team controls its destiny for this spot
  • 50% - probability the team will win this playoff spot - red number indicates the team does not control its destiny for this spot
  • Table Sorting Method
  • *  denotes first round bye in the playoffs
  • ** denotes first round home field advantage in the playoffs