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Washington squanders 17 point lead in fourth, Blazers win 108-105

The much anticipated matchup between the Washington Wizards and Portland Trailblazers backcourts took a bit of a hit ahead of their first matchup for the season. Washington’s John Wall underwent an MRI exam yesterday after experiencing left knee discomfort and inflammation due to knee-to-knee contact in the team’s game on Nov. 7 vs. Dallas.  He is expected to miss approximately two weeks according to... Read More
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Resilient Wizards overcome large deficits in consecutive games

Don’t call them the comeback kids! In the midst of a long road trip the Washington Wizards refused to allow themselves to be derailed from their hot start in 2017. They found themselves down 15 to the Sacramento Kings. The visiting Wizards climbed all the way back to defeat the Sacramento in a 130-122 overtime win. For the first three... Read More
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The 5 Biggest Questions Heading into the Second Half

The second half of the NBA season is about to be underway and there are many questions that have yet to be answered. The first half of the season gave us jut a glimpse of what’s to come, but the games have yet to be played. The various scenarios that could occur during the final stretch of the season brings... Read More
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NBA Season Preview: Northwest Division

With the 2013-14 NBA season just over 24 hours away from us, My Mind on Sports is wrapping up their divisional roundtables with the Northwest division. This division consists of the Minnesota Timberwolves, Oklahoma City Thunder, Utah Jazz, Denver Nuggets and the Portland Trail Blazers. Enjoy.  1. How will Russell Westbrook’s injury impact the Oklahoma City Thunder? Michael Sykes: I think... Read More
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What Signing Eric Maynor does for the Washington Wizards

The Washington Wizards were one of the teams that kicked the first day of free agency off with a signing, and a good one at that, reaching a verbal agreement  with former Portland Trailblazer combo guard Eric Maynor. The Wizards will be Maynor’s fourth spot as an NBA player. The former VCU guard will return to the DMV area to back up... Read More

NBA Season Preview: Northwest Divsion

1. The Oklahoma City Thunder led by the talented duo of Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook are the division favorites. Durant will look to capitalize on last years successful season. A more mature and developed Westbrook gives OKC a deadly 1-2 punch.  Drafting Perry Jones III gives the Thunder the depth they need to pursue their first NBA Title. 2.... Read More

Terry Stotts is the Head Coach of the Portland Trail Blazers

Terry Stotts has been hired as the coach of the Portland Trail Blazers. This move is now what is the latest in a bundle of unexpected hires of new head coaches around the NBA. Of course, the Blazers were courting Stotts, however it was expected that they would go with last season’s interim head coach in Kaleb Canales. Stotts, at... Read More
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