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Playoff Preview: Washington Wizards

Playoff Preview: Washington Wizards

by Quentin Haynes – 1. Statistical Breakdown Leaders PPG: 19.6 — John Wall APG: 8.7 — John Wall RPG: 9.4 — Marcin Gortat SPG: 1.8 — John Wall BPG: 1.5 — Marcin Gortat Team Averages PPG: 100.3 OPPG: 99.4 ORating: 102.9 (19th) DRating: 102.4 (10th) Net Rating: +0.5 (15th) Pace: 93.2 2. Regular season overview Somewhere between the Indiana combustion and […]

Dynamic Duos at the Forefront of the NBA’s Next Generation

Dynamic Duos at the Forefront of the NBA’s Next Generation

Alex Rose – The “Bad Boys” era of Detroit basketball was spearheaded by its ultra-aggressive and sometimes even brutal backcourt of Isiah Thomas and Joe Dumars. The nine seasons the duo spent together were highlighted by championships in 1989 and 1990. From years 1986 to 1992, their Pistons teams […]

Jan Vesely dunks on Pops Mensah-Bonsu in practice, sends everyone into a frenzy

Jan Vesely dunks on Pops Mensah-Bonsu in practice, sends everyone into a frenzy

Poor Pops Mensah-Bonsu. He’s just out there in Washington right now on a training camp invite, looking to make his sixth NBA team and, out of everyone on that roster, Jan Vesely is dunking all over him in practice. And to add insult to injury, nobody on the Wizards could stop talking about it. “It [...]

Throwback Clip of the Day: DeQuan Jones dunks on John Wall from just inside the free throw line

Throwback Clip of the Day: DeQuan Jones dunks on John Wall from just inside the free throw line

If there is one thing that DeQuan Jones is known for, it’s dunking. In his four years at the University of Miami, he had his fair share of rim-rattling dunks, most of which can be seen on YouTube. But the most memorable one of his [...]

John Wall buys mansion for $4.9 million

John Wall buys mansion for $4.9 million

Now that he is $80 million richer, John Wall took the executive decision this off-season to swap his downtown apartment for something a little more fit for a king. But that decision came with a price tag. A big price tag. According to The Washington Post, Wall splashed $4.9 million on his new humble abode because, well, it’s ginormous: We’ve learned that he settled on an eight bedroom, 12 […]

Gilbert Arenas wants you to know that he once outplayed Michael Jordan

Gilbert Arenas wants you to know that he once outplayed Michael Jordan

Everyone gave Gilbert Arenas hell for saying that he could beat a 50-year old Michael Jordan in a game of one-on-one right now, so he had a little somethin’ somethin’ for all the haters out there: The box score of a game he played in on March 23rd, 2003, when he not only outplayed Jordan, but torched […]

John Wall believes he’s the best point guard in the NBA

John Wall believes he’s the best point guard in the NBA

The point guard is, without a doubt, the most stacked position in the NBA. Right now, Chris Paul is ruler of the position but who knows, maybe this time next year, someone will dethrone him. You know, like Russell Westbrook, Kyrie Irving, Stephen Curry or Derrick Rose. But five years down the line is […]