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Denver Nuggets 2017-18 Season Preview

Denver is making the playoffs this year. Acquiring Paul Millsap this offseason was the best thing that could’ve happened to Denver. He is offensve minded Draymond Green and fits in perfectly with the Nuggets system. His ability to put the ball on the ground while making the smart play time and time again gives Denver a dimension they have been... Read More
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Atlanta Hawks 2017-18 Season Preview

Here is how I imagine Atlanta’s offseason went in one conversation: Atlanta’s front office: ” Ok, so Paul (Millsap) wants to leave. We already traded Teague and we need to get Dwight’s contract off the books. I think it’s time to push the rebuild button!” Atlanta’s PR team: ” OK cool! But let’s not tell the public it’s a rebuild.... Read More
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5 Winners and Losers of Free agency

This has been one of the most active free agencies in NBA history. We saw star players change addresses and some teams stay surprisingly inactive this summer. Here are the five winners and losers of this years free agency.   Winners Honorable Mention: Philadelphia 76ers When your team seemingly makes all the right moves in free agency, after having a... Read More
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Jalen’s All-NBA Snub team

With the All-NBA teams announced, there are some notable names that were left off the list. Here is the All-NBA Snubbed team. Kyrie Irving Playing next to LeBron James has it’s perks and it’s downfalls. On one hand, your team is an automatic championship contending team. Your play, along with that of the whole team, will be elevated and James will... Read More
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Wizards Season Recap and Biggest Offseason Needs

There are two ways you could view the season for the Washington Wizards. On one hand, Washington finished the regular season with 49 wins, most since the 1978-70 season. After struggling in the beginning of the season, they were able to turn it around and climb to fourth place in the conference. John Wall and Bradley Beal both had career... Read More
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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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