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Behind an unlikely hero, Boston tops Washington in Game 7

In a back and forth game that saw two teams lay it all out on the line, it was Boston’s Kelly Olynyk who had the game of his life, helping secure a 115-105 win over Washington to advance to the Eastern Conference Finals. Both teams hadn’t lost at home in this series, so Boston came in with a slight advance (even... Read More
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Leonard goes down, Golden State completes historic comeback

After being down by as much as 25 points in the second half, Golden State completes the third largest comeback in NBA history to defeat San Antonio 113-111. Looking a bit rusty from the five day break Golden State had after handling Utah in four games, San Antonio hit the ground running from the start of the game. Behind the play... Read More
NBA Wizards 

Wall’s game winning triple forces Game 7

In a game where grit stood tallest, it was John Wall’s game winning three that lifted Washington over Boston 92-91 to force a pivotal Game 7.  Boston showed up to the game wearing all black as if it was going to be Washington’s “funeral.” The Wizards had a “funeral” game earlier this season against Boston and they won big, the... Read More
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What Oubre’s suspension means for Wizards in Game 4

There is no surprise that the league come down on Kelly Oubre Jr. for his altercation with Boston’s Kelly Olynyk with a one game suspension. So how should the Wizards adjust with Oubre’s loss for Game 4? While Oubre is not a starter, nor does he log a ton of minutes in these playoffs, he is a huge part of... Read More
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Tempers Flare as Wizards Rout Celtics in Game 3

The hate both teams have for each other was put on display as Washington routs Boston in game three 116-89. Washington had their moments in the first two games of this series that could have turned the whole narrative. Being up 16-0 in Game 1, before ultimately being outscored the rest of the game 99–73 is one thing. Being up by 14... Read More
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Historic Duel Between Thomas and Wall Results in Boston taking Game 2

On what would have been his sisters 23rd birthday, Isaiah Thomas put on one of the most historicity dominant performances in NBA history. Finishing with 53 points, he led the Celtics to an 129-119 overtime victory over the Wizards.  To only talk about Thomas’ performance would not do his performance justice. So here is every basket Thomas scored on this... Read More
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Boston completes comeback, Takes Game 1 from Wizards

After trailing 16-0 to start the game, Boston used hot shooting from beyond the arc to defeat Washington 123-111. Due to his sisters funeral, no one would blame Isaiah Thomas if he did not have the best game seeming as the game had a early tip time (1 pm). Not only did Thomas come to play for his team, he led... 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
NBA Wizards 

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
NBA Wizards 

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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