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We’re Here: The Washington Wizards Have Something To Say To The World

The Washington Wizards have something to say. Two games into their 2014 NBA playoff run, and they have already quieted naysayers in a fashion that many didn’t think was possible. Last night they took a 2-0 lead in their series against the Chicago Bulls, and now there is a very real possibility that this team […] The post We’re Here: The Washington Wizards Have Something To...
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Washington Wizards: Guard play 2.0

Maturation of the Wizards’ guards is a big reason why they hold a 2-0 lead over the Bulls. It is the dawn of a new era of playoff success for the Washington Wizards and much of that success is due to the maturation of the guards on the roster. The Wizards slipped past the Bulls 101-99 in a seesaw battle on Tuesday night. As a result, head coach Randy Wittman and his pesky bunch...
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Game 2 Recap: Wizards 101, Bulls 99 (ot)

Wizards 101 – Bulls 99 (ot) April 22, 2014 United Center, Chicago, IL NBA.com highlights Shocked in ChiTown In what’s the first playoff appearance for the Washington Wizards in six years, it appears as though all fans will need to stock up on their Jack Daniels, Fireball and Xanax for the rest of the Wizards’ […] The post Game 2 Recap: Wizards 101, Bulls 99 (ot) appeared...
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Wizards win 101-99 in OT to take 2-0 lead over Bulls

GAME NOTES: The Wizards now have a 2-0 lead over Chicago as the series heads to Washington. This is the first time in franchise history Washington has led a playoff series 2-0 by winning the first two on the road. THE GAME TURNED WHEN… The Bulls led 87-77 with 6:58 left in the fourth quarter, mostly thanks to scoring from DJ Augustin and Taj Gibson. However, facing a 10-point lead...
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Wizards outlast Bulls in OT to get to 2-0 lead

Who had the Washington Wizards taking a 2-0 lead over the Chicago Bulls after two road games at United Center? For any team, that is simply hard to believe. Add in that the young Washington team blew a 17-point lead, trailed by 10 points in the fourth quarter and faced difficulties on the inside with Marcin Gortat and Nene unable to match their brilliance from Game One. Where was...
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Washington Wizards cheat, Joey Crawford Laughs

Chicago Bulls Basketball - With 10 seconds left in game 2 of the first round NBA playoffs between the Chicago Bulls and Washington Wizards, there was a scramble on the floor for a rebound. Taj Gibson appeared to win possession of the ball and call a timeout, but the refs called for a jump ball between Taj and Nene. Watch what happened next: WASHINGTON WIZARDS CHEAT How is this allowed...
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Bradley Beal can’t eat Chicago-style pizza, prefers thin crust

With the Washington Wizards in Chicago, Illinois for their playoff series with the Bulls, the off-days allowed the Wiz Kids to sample some Chicago eatery. Last night, Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal got the chance to stop by legendary pizza establishment “Giordano’s” but didn’t partake in some deep-dish pizza according to Michael Lee of the Washington Post: Bradley...
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Why not us? Wizards – Bulls Game 1 afterthoughts

While we are all still reeling from an amazing victory that no one saw coming let’s take a second to break down the Wizards win over the Bulls. First things first in a previous post I outlined a couple important factors to any success in the playoffs, namely 3pt shooting, free throw shooting, ball protection […] The post Why not us? Wizards – Bulls Game 1 afterthoughts appeared...
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Wizards top Bulls as Nene lifts Washington to Game 1 victory, 102-93

Nene was restless the night before his first playoff game in three years, waking up in his hotel room in the middle of the night, worrying about how he would perform, stressing over how the Washington Wizards would respond to the cacophony of an unfamiliar environment. The excitement and angst were understandable given Nene’s long road back to relevance. Thrust into a difficult...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington Wizards get balanced effort, take game 1

Nenê held his own down low and led the Wizards to a 102-93 win over the Bulls on Sunday night. Photo: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images North America Six players scored in double figures for the Washington Wizards as they took the air right out of the United Center by defeating the Chicago Bulls 102-93 in game 1 of their first round matchup. Nenê led the charge with 24 points and 8...
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Playoff GameDay: Wizards – Bulls series preview

#PlayoffJams John Wall's got his rotation of Lil Durk, Meek Mill & French Montana going before shootaround in CHI #wizards pic.twitter.com/PH1x9AFuOq — Michael Lee (@MrMichaelLee) April 20, 2014 The time is now; the jitters are real; Wizards playoff season is finally upon us! To get you nervewracked and uber-excited fans prepared, WE’VE prepared a superpreview […] The...
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NBA Playoff Preview: Washington Wizards vs. Chicago Bulls

The Washington Wizards and Chicago Bulls are set to battle in the first round of the playoffs . This could be a highly contested matchup full of blood, sweat and tears. Photo: Geoff Burke-USA Today Sports A sea of red is what fans can expect to witness in the first round playoff matchup between the Washington Wizards and Chicago Bulls. Both squads wear their bright red colors with...
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Bulls already mentally preparing for Wizards series

At the conclusion of Wednesday evening, the final night of the NBA’s 2013-14 regular season, all of the playoff matchups were finalized. The Bulls, the Eastern Conference’s fourth seed, will take on Washington, with Game 1 of the first-round series at 6 p.m. at the United Center. The Bulls’ overtime loss to Charlotte kept them in fourth place to finish the campaign, perhaps...
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Wizards sign 10-year-old cancer survivor to one-day contract

Photo: monumentalnetwork.com USA Today’s Laken Litman reported a heartwarming story this weekend. The Washington Wizards signed a 10-year-old girl to a one-day contract. But, she’s no ordinary 10-year-old. Amaris Jackson plays point guard for her middle-school basketball team. She’s also a cancer survivor. Jackson is battling renal cell carcinoma (a form of kidney cancer)....
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WATCH: Marcin Gortat sneaks into Celtics' huddle

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