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  1. Kobe Bryant thinks he could physically play beyond contract extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | MSNBC

    ... Jordan averaged 22.9 and 20 points, respectively, in the final two seasons of his NBA career with the Washington Wizards . He also struggled some with injuries and a loss in athleticism at the end of his career before he retired at age 40. Even so, ...

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  2. Marcin Gortat and Martell Webster dueling for Wizards' best MohawkRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | MSNBC

    And when it comes to rating Mohawks, isn't the point to reward the most ridiculous one? Webster gets my vote.

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  3. Pierce likes new look - Tue, 30 Sep 2014 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    Paul Pierce walked onto the court for media day wearing a No. 34 Washington Wizards jersey, complete with a red sweatband on his forehead and a red wristband pulled almost all the way up to his left elbow.

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  4. Latest Virginia sportsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | WRIC-TV Richmond

    ... an injury settlement. WASHINGTON (AP) - It's going to take a while to get used to Paul Pierce wearing a Washington Wizards uniform, but the fact that is he shows just how far the team has come. At the Wizards media day Monday, Pierce laughed in ...

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  5. Hang Time: Getting DefensiveRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | NBA.com

    If there's one thing the Rockets tired of more than seeing replays of Damian Lillard's lethal dagger over the summer, it was hearing the criticism of James Harden's defense. Or what there was of it.

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  6. Harden, Rockets focus on defensive improvementRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | USA Today

    James Harden was the target of plenty of criticism for his defense after the Houston Rockets were bounced from the playoffs in the first round last season on a last-second shot by Portland's Damian Lillard. Harden finished fifth in the league in scoring with 25.4 points a game, but was chided for his defense.

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  7. Beal: Wizards have NBA's best backcourtRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | USA Today

    Wizards' Bradley Beal: 'We're definitely the best backcourt' The Wizards have huge expectations for John Wall and Bradley Beal entering this season. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1vqqZEU "We're definitely the best backcourt in the league," the third-year shooting guard said at Washington Wizards media day Monday.

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  8. Media Day Becomes 'Mohawk Day' For Marcin Gortat And Martell WebsterRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Post Game

    Gortat is back in the United States and he attended media day Monday with his teammates in Washington. And even though the season is just weeks away, Gortat is still enjoying himself to the fullest.

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  9. How times change: Paul Pierce in Wizards uniformRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WUSA-TV Washington

    How times change: Paul Pierce in Wizards uniform It's going to take a while to get used to Paul Pierce wearing a Washington Wizards uniform. Check out this story on WUSA9.com: http://on.wusa9.com/1vrrsql Sep 29, 2014; Washington, DC, USA; Washington Wizards guard John Wall , Wizards forward Paul Pierce , and Wizards guard Bradley Beal laugh during Wizards Media Day at Verizon Center.

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  10. Beal: Wizards 'definitely' have best NBA backcourtRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    Wizards' Bradley Beal: 'We're definitely the best backcourt' The Wizards have huge expectations for John Wall and Bradley Beal entering this season. Check out this story on DemocratandChronicle.com: http://usat.ly/1vqqZEU "We're definitely the best backcourt in the league," the third-year shooting guard said at Washington Wizards media day Monday.

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  11. Atlanta Hawks training camp: Jarell Eddie, Dexter Pittman added to rosterRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | InsideHoops

    ... with 80 three-pointers made. He participated in the 2014 NBA Summer League in Las Vegas with the Washington Wizards. Pittman is a four-year NBA veteran who appeared in two contests off the bench for the Hawks last season. He has played in 50 career ...

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  12. Beal says Wizards backcourt is "definitely the best"Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WUSA-TV Washington

    Beal says Wizards backcourt is "definitely the best" Wizards shooting guard Bradley Beal believes that he and John Wall are "definitely the best backcourt in the league." Check out this story on WUSA9.com: http://on.wusa9.com/YIPhgw

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  13. Pierce is an unlikely WizardRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Paul Pierce answered his phone in Las Vegas and found Wizards assistant coach Sam Cassell, a close friend and Celtics teammate for 17 games in 2008, on the other end of the line with an unlikely recruiting pitch. It was July, Pierce recalled Monday, and Pierce was a free agent for the first time in his 17-year career.

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  14. Wizards players also couldn't stop gushing about Paul PierceRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Bullets Forever

    Paul Pierce may have only been here for a few short weeks, but he sure know how to make a big impression. Days after a press conference in which Ernie Grunfeld and Randy Wittman gushed over what the 17-year veteran brings to the organization , the Wizards' players had plenty to say on Pierce's ability, his competitiveness, and his vocal manner.

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  15. Chris Paul says he learned an important lesson from Sam CassellRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... skills coaches JP Clark and Dave Severns, on the bench. Cassell, 44, was an assistant coach for the Washington Wizards the last five seasons. During his 15 years in the NBA, he had a career average of 15.7 points, 6.0 assists and 3.2 rebounds over ...

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  16. Rivers, Clippers Add 3 Coaches To Assistant StaffRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... as well as assistant player skills coaches JP Clark and Dave Severns. Cassell was an assistant with the Washington Wizards the last five years. He played for the Clippers during his 15-year NBA career, and won three NBA championships, two with ...

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  17. Bulls' Noah hopeful left knee won't limit himRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | ESPN

    ... All-NBA honors. But Noah limped badly at the end of the year during the Bulls' first round loss to the Washington Wizards -- admitting Monday that his knee was hurting more than he led on during the playoffs. The Bulls are hoping that Noah can hit ...

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  18. Skylar Diggins begins her offseason training regimen in styleRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Swish Appeal

    You would think that if the Tulsa Shock would have one player on the USA Basketball women's national team, it would be franchise guard Skylar Diggins. While one Shock player did make the 2014 FIBA World Championship team, it was Odyssey Sims, NOT Diggins.

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  19. Training Camp begins on September 30th for HornetsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Swarm and Sting

    Mar 31, 2014; Charlotte, NC, USA; Charlotte Bobcats guard Kemba Walker celebrates with center Al Jefferson during the second half against the Washington Wizards at Time Warner Cable Arena. Bobcats defeated the Wizards 100-94.

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  20. Francisco Garcia sees a more mature Rockets teamRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    With the addition of Jason Terry and Trevor Ariza to the Rockets' roster this year, veteran leadership of the team greatly improved. Francisco Garcia, who is entering his 10th season, said that having the two of them along with him and Dwight Howard gives the Rockets some experience and wisdom.

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