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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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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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Slo-Mo Video: Nene draws first blood for the Washington Wizards

He goes by the name Nene and he showed the Chicago Bulls Carlos Boozer why he is simply amazing. Check out this slow-motion video of him drawing first blood for the Washington Wizards in Game 1 of their Eastern Conference quarterfinals series. Video: Nene Goes Off On Carlos Boozer The post Slo-Mo Video: Nene draws first blood for the Washington Wizards appeared first on Players View.
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The Wizards Cast a Spell on the Bulls

I personally have the Washington Wizards beating the Chicago Bulls in this series because the Wizards can score and the Bulls can't.  Granted, the Bulls are much better on defense but they exert so much energy on that side of the ball and the lack of depth on the team create a tough match up for the young guns in D.C.  All of my 1st Round picks are here  http://www.route4sports...
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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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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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Game 1 Recap: Wizards 102, Bulls 93

Wizards 102 – Bulls 93 April 20, 2014 United Center, Chicago, IL NBA.com highlights Well, well, well, Washington Wizards fans—nothing like starting the first game of playoff basketball in six years with a gritty win. In what was a nailbiter up until about 45 seconds left in the game, it was a Marcin Gortat putback […] The post Game 1 Recap: Wizards 102, Bulls 93 appeared first...
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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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Wizards' Trevor Ariza reacts to getting pulled over by police

Anyone who has ever been pulled over by a police officer knows the feeling.It doesn't matter how big or small the reason was for getting cited in the first place. All that matters is the fear and dread of coming face-to-face with the law.With that being said, Trevor Ariza of the Washington Wizards decided to give his Instagram followers a candid reaction of himself getting busted...
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WATCH: Marcin Gortat sneaks into Celtics' huddle

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