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6 hrs ago | Bullets Forever

Report: Fort Wayne Mad Ants are Wizards' new D-League affiliate

Oh, did you think it was their own? Well, it's not. But good news! It's much closer to Washington, D.C., and it recently won the D-League Championship! According to a source close to CSNWashington , the Wizards have ended their affiliation with the Iowa Energy and have a new affiliation with the Fort Wayne Mad Ants.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Wiz of Awes

Washington Wizards Links: Marcin Gortat Plays Pickup Basketball With...

Apr 12, 2014; Washington, DC, USA; Washington Wizards center Marcin Gortat shoots a layup against the Milwaukee Bucks during the first half at Verizon Center.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Marcin Gortat, NBA Players, Orlando Magic, Ben Gordon

Bullets Forever

John Wall makes his picks for the five best players in basketball

As you've probably heard by now, John Wall is in Asia promoting his new line of Adidas shoes.

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Wiz of Awes

Washington Wizards' Steps Towards The NBA Finals: Randy Wittman and Offensive Improvement

Nov 23, 2013; Washington, DC, USA; Washington Wizards point guard John Wall smiles while talking to Wizards head coach Randy Wittman against the New York Knicks in the fourth quarter at Verizon Center.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, John Wall, NBA Players, Bradley Beal, Marcin Gortat, Paul Pierce, Chicago Bulls

Forbes.com

Following Playoff Berth, Wizards Tickets Up 86% On Secondary Market

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, John Wall, Marcin Gortat, Bradley Beal, NBA Players, Paul Pierce

BleacherReport

Official Bleacher Report FIBA World Cup Basketball Rankings

Twenty-four teams will tip off in Spain at the 2014 FIBA World Cup, but only one will emerge with a gold medal.

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Related Topix: Sports, Minnesota Timberwolves, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Gorgui Dieng, Drew Gooden, Atlanta Hawks, Erik Murphy, Utah Jazz, Hanno Mottola

Thu Aug 28, 2014

BleacherReport

8 NBA Players with Big Shoes to Fill in 2014-15

Replacing another player is rarely easy. When a team loses one player to free agency, trade or injury - or a case of nostalgia - the next man up is immediately gifted additional responsibility.

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Related Topix: Sports, Indiana Pacers, NBA Basketball, Paul George, NBA Players, Dallas Mavericks, Chris Copeland, Shawn Marion

BleacherReport

What Kobe Bryant Can Learn from Paul Pierce's Ageless Game

He may be 36 years old and coming off a season fraught with injury, but Kobe Bryant's superhuman credentials remain as credible as ever.

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Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, Kobe Bryant, NBA Players, Paul Pierce, Michael Jordan

Wiz of Awes

A Salute to Trevor Booker And His Time With the Washington Wizards

Mar 1, 2014; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Washington Wizards power forward Trevor Booker against the Philadelphia 76ers during the second quarter at Wells Fargo Center.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Trevor Booker, NBA Players, Andre Miller, Paul Pierce, Drew Gooden, Kris Humphries, Boston Celtics

Swarm and Sting

Charlotte Hornets: An Appreciation of Al Jefferson

Apr 9, 2014; Washington, DC, USA; Charlotte Bobcats center Al Jefferson scores the game-tying basket as Washington Wizards center Marcin Gortat defends in the final seconds of the fourth quarter at Verizon Center.

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Related Topix: Sports, Charlotte Bobcats, NBA Basketball, Al Jefferson, NBA Players, Marcin Gortat

Bullets Forever

Open Debate: Which backup big will get the most minutes next season?

After a summer focused on bolstering the Wizards' frontcourt, how do you think Randy Wittman will dole out the minutes this season? We got a lot of responses, so we wanted to throw it out to you as well, because it will be something to keep an eye on as the Wizards try to maximize the value of their summer acquisitions and replace what they lost ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Trevor Booker, NBA Players, Paul Pierce, Drew Gooden, Kris Humphries, Boston Celtics

CBS Local

Would You Rather: Bogaerts, Cespedes And Betts Or Stanton?

"I would rather have Mankins and Hoomanawanui, and here's why: It's not like we're talking about having Gronk on or off the team, we're talking about Wright," said Jones.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

BleacherReport

Who Will Step Up as Anthony Davis' Wingman Next Year for New Orleans Pelicans?

Ready to be the NBA 's "next in line," as he was christened by reigning MVP Kevin Durant in the media .

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Bullets Forever

Team Record & Rotation Irritability

Now that the schedule has been released, I'm curious as to what everyone feels our record will be after certain increments of games ? Additionally, which player do you feel is most likely to be left out of the rotation that might madden us during the season? As you know, Wittman is notorious for rolling with veterans versus younger players - ... (more)

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Sports Media 101

Do the Washington Wizards Have Enough Backcourt Depth to Get By?

Wizards 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of the Washington Wizards as a part of Sports Media 101 .

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Glen Rice Jr., Kevin Seraphin, Marcin Gortat, Bradley Beal, NBA Players, Drew Gooden

BleacherReport

Why James Harden and Dwight Howard Are Under Enormous Pressure to Win Now

As the self-proclaimed "cornerstones" of the Houston Rockets , the pressure is on Dwight Howard and James Harden to take the team to another level immediately.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, Dwight Howard, NBA Players, James Harden, Donatas Motiejunas, Trevor Ariza

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Boston.com

Celtics Individual Game Tickets To Go On Sale WednesdaySports

Brian Robb has covered the Celtics and the NBA since the 2008-09 season. His work has appeared on NBA.com, CelticsHub.com, ESPN.com, and CBSBoston.com.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Paul Pierce

Wiz of Awes

Washington Wizards Links: Marcin Gortat Takes Ice Bucket Machine Challenge and More

Apr 20, 2014; Chicago, IL, USA; Washington Wizards center Marcin Gortat celebrates scoring during the second half of game one of the first round of the 2014 NBA Playoffs against the Chicago Bulls at the United Center.

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Bullets Forever

Why Kevin Love is NOT the new Agent Zero

The Cleveland Cavaliers were Gilbert Arenas' chief rival during his peak years with the Wizards .

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Bullets Forever

The John Wall Effect will be tested

The Wizards' point guard is especially good at finding open three-point shooters, but who will emerge as his top targets now that Trevor Ariza is in Houston and Martell Webster is injured? In many ways, the 2014-15 season is shaping up to be the biggest test of the John Wall effect.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, John Wall, NBA Players, Martell Webster, Bradley Beal, Paul Pierce

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