NBA Finals Notebook: Games 1 and 2

The fourth consecutive installment of the Golden State Warriors versus the Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA Finals is well under way and there is plenty to talk about after the first two games. Golden State did what it was supposed to and that is protect home court. It took the Warriors overtime in Game 1 (more on that later) to… Read More
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Diallo, Lyles Headline Wizards Workout

The Washington Wizards held their first Draft Workout (at Capital One) today, the reason for the distinction being that they worked a few players out like most teams do, during last week’s NBA Combine. Of the six players invited to this morning’s workout, only two of them were not guards.  Chris Chiozza (Florida), Hamidou Diallo (Kentucky), Tiwan Kendley (Morgan State),… Read More
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Raptors close out Wizards with help from second unit

 Second Unit. The Raptors bench played big tonight, they got their leader back in Fred VanVleet and essentially closed things out. VanVleet didn’t have a big night offensively, but he made plays for others and he seemed to have a calming effect for the second unit. The happiest person to see him return may have been Pascal Siakam, scoring… Read More
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Washington Overcomes Late Game Adversity to Even the Series

The Washington Wizards did their part and took care of their home court, they beat the Toronto Raptors 106-98 to even the first round series at 2-2. The Wizards overcame some adversity in doing so, they played the last five minutes of the game without Bradley Beal and he had scored a team high 31 points. They also overcame an… Read More