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Originally Posted by RandV
Technically it depends on whether your talking about winning percentage or point percentage. If we're talking about winning percentage then mathematically in the 363610 record then it's only correct to state you have 36 wins out of 82 games, and a 43.9 winning percentage. It's the most basic of mathematics where the label has to actually mean what you're counting. An OTL gets you points but it's not a win.
So the problem is people usually say winning percentage as it sounds better but what they're really talking about is point percentage. An OTL is a point, and certainly counts towards a 50.0 point percentage.

This entire thread is based upon the fact that winning % in a meaningless point of reference. Winning % in a system where there are more than 2 results is inherently flawed.