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  1. MIA @ WAS7:00 pm ETRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Sportsnet.ca

    It's been a forgettable five weeks for the Washington Wizards, who are looking to put another loss behind them Friday night when they host a Miami Heat team on the verge of its longest winning streak in over four months. The Wizards own the Eastern Conference's fifth-best record at 34-27, but they've gone an NBA-worst 3-12 since Jan. 28. Washington has been limited to an average of 94.8 points during that stretch, including 87.3 on 39.5 percent shooting in its last four.

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  2. The Argument for Every Top-5 Point Guard as NBA's Point GodRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    What follows isn't your average attempt to assign status. There are rankings to debate, sure, but this will mostly be a celebration of one particular skill that really allows the most elite point guards to stand out.

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  3. Miami Heat Take on Struggling Wiz in WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | All U Can Heat

    Dec 1, 2014; Washington, DC, USA; Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade dribbles as Washington Wizards forward Rasual Butler defends during the first half at Verizon Center. Mandatory Credit: Brad Mills-USA TODAY Sports Tonight's game between the Miami Heat and Washington Wizards features team that have struggled for consistency this season.

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  4. Otto Portera s defensive lapse practically brought the a Shaqtina A Foola crew to tearsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    Wizards forward Otto Porter's defensive lapse in the final minute of Tuesday's loss at Chicago provided excellent fodder for content creators and amateur Photoshop artists. "It just happened," Porter told reporters on Thursday of the play, during which Chicago's Tony Snell ran to the opposite wing for an open three-point attempt while Porter resembled a statue.

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  5. Miami Heat vs. Washington Wizards Preview: Game Time, Key Match Up, PredictionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Wiz of Awes

    Dec 19, 2014; Miami, FL, USA; Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade dribbles as Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal defends during the second half at American Airlines Arena. Mandatory Credit: Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports The Washington Wizards have lost 12 of their last 15 games and are desperately seeking another home victory tonight.

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  6. Heat visit Washington D.C.Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Sports Network

    The Washington Wizards have been struggling of late and will renew their Southeast Division rivalry with the Miami Heat Friday from the Verizon Center. The Wizards have lost 12 of their last 15 games and dropped a 97-92 decision at Chicago on Tuesday.

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  7. Heat Look For Third Straight Win Against WizardsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBS Local

    Goran Dragic #7 and Dwyane Wade #3 of the Miami Heat celebrate during a game against the Phoenix Suns on March 2, 2015 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. MIAMI - It's been a forgettable five weeks for the Washington Wizards, who are looking to put another loss behind them Friday night when they host a Miami Heat team on the verge of its longest winning streak in over four months.

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  8. Otto Porter explains botched defensive play vs. BullsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Bullets Forever

    Today's Wake-Up Call takes a look at what was going through Otto Porter's head when he was frozen in time against Chicago, whether #Wizardskillers really exist, and the struggling nature of Washington's defense. No, his controller didn't get disconnected.

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  9. Lakers' Jordan Clarkson proud of Pinoy rootsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    ... I want to make my city proud and make that country proud as well." The 6'5" Clarkson was drafted by the Washington Wizards in the 2014 NBA Draft. He was later acquired by the Lakers. Clarkson said he is planning to visit the Philippines this year. ...

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  10. Clarkson is right on for LakersRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | ArcaMax Publishing

    ... Steve Nash trade. But the Lakers were able to buy their way into the late part of the draft, giving the Washington Wizards $1.8 million for their spot and happily taking Clarkson after his junior year at Missouri. He averaged 13.8 points and four ...

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  11. NBA News: Javale McGee, Boston Celtics Fail To Finalise NegotiationsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | International Business Times

    ... middle, yet it it is unclear if both sides will re-visit the deal. Feb 27, 2015; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Washington Wizards center Marcin Gortat (4) goes for a shot past Philadelphia 76ers center JaVale McGee (1) during the first quarter at Wells ...

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  12. Paul Pierce could be answer to Wizardsa stretch four problemsRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Wrapping his arms around Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond last week was instinct for Paul Pierce . Drummond is 21 years old, 7 feet tall and weighs 279 pounds.

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  13. Wizards reluctant to stretch at the fourRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... the floor. It makes rotations a little bit longer and this is a game of inches as we all know." The Washington Wizards ( 34-27 ), however, have not completely joined the movement. They are one of the few teams remaining that do not regularly use a ...

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  14. 5 Must-Win Games Remaining On Atlanta Hawks 2015 ScheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Rant Sports

    The Atlanta Hawks have been one of the most pleasant NBA stories in recent memory as the franchise that often goes overlooked has held onto the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference for most of the 2014-15 campaign.

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  15. Boyd: Glimpses Of Joel Embiid Should Have Sixers Fans ExcitedRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... Coach Brett Brown of the Philadelphia 76ers works out with Joel Embiid #21 prior to the game against the Washington Wizards at Wells Fargo Center on February 27, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Copyright 2015 NBAE (Photo by Jesse D. ...

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  16. adidas J Wall 1 "Sky Blue"Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Hypebeast.com

    In a standout season for Washington Wizards star guard John Wall , adidas Basketball imprint celebrates his ascent with a new colorway of the player's signature shoe. The J Wall 1 "Sky Blue" is inspired by Wall's marvelous airtime getting to the basket, while also giving a retro, distinctly American tribute to the nation's capital.

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  17. Celtics unable to complete deal with JaVale McGeeRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Boston.com

    ... seasons because of a stress fracture in his right leg. He played his first 4 1/2 seasons with the Washington Wizards, and had some notable games against the Celtics, including a 14-point, 11-rebound, 3-block game on April 9, 2010 at TD Garden, as ...

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  18. Hawks sign Jarell Eddie to 10-day contractRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | InsideHoops

    ... and played in three preseason contests. He saw action in the 2014 Las Vegas NBA Summer League with the Washington Wizards. He played four seasons at Virginia Tech, and as a senior in 2013-14, averaged 13.3 points, 5.4 rebounds and 1.2 assists in ...

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  19. Utah Jazz: Elijah Millsap plans to 'play as hard as possible'Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    The Salt Lake Tribune) Utah Jazz guard Elijah Millsap dunks the ball as the Utah Jazz host the Los Angeles Lakers at EnergySolutions Arena in Salt Lake City, Wednesday February 25, 2015. The Salt Lake Tribune) Utah Jazz guard Elijah Millsap dunks the ball as the Utah Jazz host the Los Angeles Lakers at EnergySolutions Arena in Salt Lake City, Wednesday February 25, 2015.

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  20. The Wizards finally found a small ball lineup that worksRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Bullets Forever

    On Tuesday night, Randy Wittman rolled out an interesting lineup late in the game to try to get back into it against the Bulls . Nene was on the bench after fouling out, and rather than go big with Drew Gooden and Marcin Gortat down low, Wittman opted to go small with John Wall , Bradley Beal , Otto Porter , Paul Pierce and Marcin Gortat.

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