NBA Wizards 

Wall, Beal go off as Wizards close out Hawks

Washington was 4-17 in potential series clinching game sixes, so the cards were stacked against the Wizards. A career night from John Wall and Bradley Beal fueled the Wizards to a 115-99 victory over the Atlanta Hawks.. Washington was firing on all cylinders to start the game, climbing to a 10-point first quarter lead. Markieff Morris climbed out of his... Read More
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Wizards protect their house, go up 3-2 over Hawks

Washington’s 33 point third quarter helped them secure a 103-99 win to take a 3-2 lead in the series with Atlanta. The recurring theme to this series is Washington’s back court has been nothing short of excellent, that narrative did not change on this night. John Wall got off to a slow start, missing his first five shots before finally seeing... Read More
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Atlanta ties the series at two games a piece

Despite Washington’s backcourt accounting for 54 points, Atlanta evened the series at two games a piece with a 111-101 win over the Wizards. While Washington surely played better than the snooze fest they put on in Game Three, it was not enough to stop the red-hot Hawks on the night. Led by 19 points from Paul Millsap, Atlanta had seven players... Read More
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Atlanta Takes Game 3 in Blowout Fashion

Atlanta came out all firing on all cylinders in a 116-98 win over Washington in Game 3 of their First Round series. From opening tip, Atlanta was playing like a team playing for their lives. It almost seemed the Hawks were shooting in the ocean in the first half, knocking down nearly 70 percent of their shots in the first... Read More
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Washington heads to Atlanta with a 2-0 lead

It was not the prettiest game by any stretch, but Washington takes a series 2-0 lead into Game 3 tomorrow in Atlanta. In a game that saw two of the five starters struggle with foul trouble, Washington climbed on the backs of their star players to carry them to victory. After climbing to a 14-6 lead, Washington was in full... Read More
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Wall Shines in Game 1 win over Hawks

Behind a brilliant performance by John Wall, Washington handled their business and took game one against Atlanta 114-107. The Wizards were hosting their first playoff series since the 1978-79 season. Atlanta came in losing two of the three regular season meetings against Washington and was looking to start their playoff push back to the conference finals, which they are two years... Read More
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Washington’s division foes don’t look the same

The Washington Wizards finished last year with a record of 41-41,  fourth in their division. This season they hope to turn that around and possibly be one of the frontrunners coming out of the Southeast division. They fell short of making the playoffs last year, but as always health is a key in terms of what they may or hope... Read More
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Predictions from the Baseline: Award winners and more

The 2015-2016 NBA season no longer looms over us, it is finally here and underway. The Golden State Warriors are looking to repeat as NBA champions after a historic season in 2014. With revamped rosters around the league and several personnel changes for a couple of organizations, this season will be quite interesting. A variety of transactions took place over... Read More
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