What are playoffs?

Playoffs

The playoffs, postseason, or finals of a sports league are a game or series of games played after the regular season by the top competitors, usually but not always with a single-elimination system, to determine the league champion or a similar accolade.

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1981 World Series - Background - The Strike
... A makeshift playoffs were agreed upon by the owners pitting the first and second half winners leaving the team with the best overall record, the Cincinnati Reds (66–42), out of the ... the Cincinnati Reds did not make the playoffs due to a modified playoff schedule established by the Commissioner Bowie Kuhn due to a midseason strike ... Cardinals had the best overall record, but failed to make the playoffs after finishing second in each half ...
Bill Fitch - Coaching Record
... Regular season G Games coached W Games won L Games lost W–L % Win-loss % Post season PG Playoff Games PW Playoff Wins PL Playoff Losses PW–L % Playoff Win-loss % Team Year G W L W–L% Finish PG PW PL PW–L. 52..366 4th in Central — — — — Missed Playoffs BOS 1979–80 21..744 1st in Atlantic 4..556 Lost in Conf ... HOU 1983–84 53..354 6th in Midwest — — — — Missed Playoffs HOU 1984–85 34..585 2nd in Midwest 3..400 Lost in First Round HOU 1985 ...
2007 Scotties Tournament Of Hearts - Playoffs - 1 Vs. 2
... Sheet C 10 ... Final Canada (Scott) 0 ... X 5 Saskatchewan (Betker) 1 ... X 8 Player Percentages Canada Saskatchewan Renee Simons 85% Marcia Gudereit 85% Sasha Carter 88% Nancy Inglis 80% Jeanna Schraeder 84% Lana Vey 79% Kelly Scott 64% Jan Betker 85% Total 80% Total 82%. ...
Playoffs in Japan's Baseball Leagues
... was reorganized into the Nippon Professional Baseball (NPB) system, a series of playoffs ensued between the champions of the Central League and Pacific League ... Before the playoff system is placed in both professional leagues, the Pacific League had applied a playoff system for twice ... which they applied a split-season and have an 5-game playoff between the winning teams of both halves of season (unless a team won both of the half so that they need not to play such games) ...