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Chris Webber on losing to Chicago in 1997: ‘That was our moral victory’

The Washington Post: Wizards Insider (Michael Lee) — Washington’s basketball franchise has had three postseason droughts of at least five years, and each time the Chicago Bulls were there to welcome them back to the playoffs. With the Wizards...
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Chicago Bulls: By the Numbers

The Washington Post: Wizards Insider (Brandon Parker) — By winning Wednesday at Boston and clinching the fifth seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs, the Washington Wizards avoided facing a LeBron James-led team for the fourth straight time in the...
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Randy Wittman: ‘Mind-set is to go in there and win the series’

The Washington Post: Wizards Insider (Michael Lee) — John Wall used to scribble, “playoffs,” on his sneakers before each game to remind himself of the shared goal within the Wizards organization. The Wizards reached that goal two weeks...
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NBA releases first-round playoff schedule

The Washington Post: Wizards Insider (Brandon Parker) — It took just about every minute of all 82 games to be sorted out the standings, but the once-murky NBA playoff picture is now set following Wednesday’s final slate of regular season games....
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Wizards at Celtics: Game 82 Open Thread

The Washington Post: Wizards Insider (Michael Lee) — The Wizards’ season could end in several different possibilities, but all that matters to them is that a win will ensure they’ll finish no worse than sixth and won’t face the...
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Wizards’ Top 10 Moments of 2013-14 Regular Season

The Washington Post: Wizards Insider (Michael Lee) — For the first time in six years, the Wizards enter the regular-season finale pondering first-round playoff possibilities instead of lottery implications. They are wondering if they’ll head...
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Wizards gain momentum as Trevor Ariza recovers from flu, shooting slump

The Washington Post: Wizards Insider (Brandon Parker) — A week ago, Washington Wizards swingman Trevor Ariza was so sick with the flu that he had to miss the team photo. The Wizards called upon Mystics player personnel manager Awvee Storey (see below;...
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With fifth seed in play, Wizards season finale has more importance

The Washington Post: Wizards Insider (Michael Lee) — When the Wizards needed New York to lose to clinch a playoff berth in late March, the Knicks were of no assistance. The Knicks won on consecutive nights and forced the Wizards to take care of...
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Wizards increase Nene’s minutes in preparation for playoffs

The Washington Post: Wizards Insider (Brandon Parker) — Pick a number, any number on the boxscore from the Washington Wizards‘ 114-93 rout of Miami on Monday and you’ll likely come away impressed. -Fifty-nine percent shooting from the...
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Wizards could still finish anywhere from fifth to seventh in Eastern Conference

The Washington Post: Wizards Insider (Michael Lee) — Around the time they entered the locker room following their 114-93 victory over the two-time defending champion Miami Heat’s B-team, the Wizards were feeling good on two fronts. First, the win...
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Wizards vs. Heat: Game 81 Open Thread

The Washington Post: Wizards Insider (Brandon Parker) — For the second time in three years, the Washington Wizards (42-38) will play their final regular-season home game against the Miami Heat. And for the third straight season, LeBron James will sit...
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With or without LeBron, Wizards still motivated for Monday’s game

The Washington Post: Wizards Insider (Brandon Parker) — Though there was no definitive word from the Miami Heat following its Monday morning shootaround, there are whispers that, with Indiana’s magic number to clinch the Eastern...
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John Wall evolves in role as scoring point guard for the Wizards

The Washington Post: Wizards Insider (Brandon Parker) — The prevailing feeling both inside and outside the Washington Wizards locker room is this: the team will only go as far as John Wall leads it. Such a burden is of course natural for a former No. 1...
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Wizards hold on to sixth place in Eastern Conference but fifth still possible

The Washington Post: Wizards Insider (Michael Lee) — The Wizards held on to the sixth spot after their 104-91 win over the Milwaukee Bucks on Saturday at Verizon Center but the Eastern Conference playoff race remains unsettled entering the last...
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Ten-year-old Amaris Jackson inks one-day contract with Wizards

The Washington Post: Wizards Insider (Brandon Parker) — On Friday, the Wizards inserted seldom-used Otto Porter into the lineup and the rookie, tallying nine points and nine rebounds in a 96-86 win against Orlando. On Saturday, Washington welcomed...
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Wizards vs Bucks: Game 80 Open Thread

The Washington Post: Wizards Insider (Michael Lee) — The Wizards problems have had difficulty with Milwaukee this season and will look to hold on to the sixth seed in the Eastern Conference without Nene. (TV: Comcast SportsNet Plus. Radio:...
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Otto Porter’s big game in Orlando was several months in the making

The Washington Post: Wizards Insider (Michael Lee) — ORLANDO – Otto Porter’s improved confidence and comfort as he adjusts to a rapid-moving NBA game started to become evident long before he made two huge three pointers last month...
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Wizards ignore shooting woes, use defense to move back into sixth place

The Washington Post: Wizards Insider (Michael Lee) — ORLANDO – Trevor Booker lunged so far to block Orlando Magic forward Andrew Nicholson’s shot that his momentum forced him to the Wizards’ bench, where assistant coach Don Newman was nervously...
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Wizards at Magic: Game 79 Open Thread

The Washington Post: Wizards Insider (Michael Lee) — The Wizards will try to snap a two-game slide and record a season sweep of the Orlando Magic. (TV: Comcast SportsNet Plus. Radio: WJFK-106.7 MF, WFED-1500 AM). Here’s some reading to get you...
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Wizards to sign 10-year-old point guard

The Washington Post: Wizards Insider (Brandon Parker) — The Washington Wizards will grant the wish of 10-year-old Amaris Jackson and sign her to a one-day contract Saturday. In conjunction with the Make-A-Wish Mid-Atlantic Foundation, the Wizards will...
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