Why not us? Wizards – Bulls Game 1 afterthoughts

While we are all still reeling from an amazing victory that no one saw coming let’s take a second to break down the Wizards win over the Bulls. First things first in a previous post I outlined a couple important factors to any success in the playoffs, namely 3pt shooting, free throw shooting, ball protection […] The post Why not us? Wizards – Bulls Game 1 afterthoughts appeared...
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The Wizards Cast a Spell on the Bulls

I personally have the Washington Wizards beating the Chicago Bulls in this series because the Wizards can score and the Bulls can't.  Granted, the Bulls are much better on defense but they exert so much energy on that side of the ball and the lack of depth on the team create a tough match up for the young guns in D.C.  All of my 1st Round picks are here  http://www.route4sports...
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Wizards top Bulls as Nene lifts Washington to Game 1 victory, 102-93

Nene was restless the night before his first playoff game in three years, waking up in his hotel room in the middle of the night, worrying about how he would perform, stressing over how the Washington Wizards would respond to the cacophony of an unfamiliar environment. The excitement and angst were understandable given Nene’s long road back to relevance. Thrust into a difficult...
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Washington Wizards get balanced effort, take game 1

Nenê held his own down low and led the Wizards to a 102-93 win over the Bulls on Sunday night. Photo: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images North America Six players scored in double figures for the Washington Wizards as they took the air right out of the United Center by defeating the Chicago Bulls 102-93 in game 1 of their first round matchup. Nenê led the charge with 24 points and 8...
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Game 1 Recap: Wizards 102, Bulls 93

Wizards 102 – Bulls 93 April 20, 2014 United Center, Chicago, IL NBA.com highlights Well, well, well, Washington Wizards fans—nothing like starting the first game of playoff basketball in six years with a gritty win. In what was a nailbiter up until about 45 seconds left in the game, it was a Marcin Gortat putback […] The post Game 1 Recap: Wizards 102, Bulls 93 appeared first...
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Washington Wizards Down Chicago Bulls; Take Early Series Lead

The Washington Wizards defeated the Chicago Bulls 102-93 in game one of the Eastern Conference playoffs on Sunday evening. Nene, the Wizards’ big man, scored 24 points en route to the organizations first playoff victory since the 2008 postseason. “Today, I feel fantastic,” Nene commented following the victory. “We just played our game, our plan […]
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Playoff GameDay: Wizards – Bulls series preview

#PlayoffJams John Wall's got his rotation of Lil Durk, Meek Mill & French Montana going before shootaround in CHI #wizards pic.twitter.com/PH1x9AFuOq — Michael Lee (@MrMichaelLee) April 20, 2014 The time is now; the jitters are real; Wizards playoff season is finally upon us! To get you nervewracked and uber-excited fans prepared, WE’VE prepared a superpreview […] The...
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(4) Chicago Bulls vs (5) Washington Wizards Playoffs Preview

The Wizards won’t go easily as they are determined to show they belong (via washingtonpost) Six straight seasons. That’s how long the Chicago Bulls playoff streak is when they hit the United Center hardwood on Sunday. Five straight seasons. That’s how long the Washington Wizards playoff drought was until they clinched a birth this year. When the two teams face off in their...
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NBA Playoffs Simulation - Washington Wizards vs Chicago Bulls

John Wall vs Derrick Rose would have been fun to watch but Rose missed most of yet another season. Instead the 4 seed Bulls are led by Point Center Joakim Noah. The Washington Wizards finally put it all together and with Wall and Bradley Beal in the backcourt, and Nene and Marcin Gortat upfront, actually have the pieces to gives the Bulls a run. Our simulation has the Bulls winning...
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NBA Playoff Preview: Washington Wizards vs. Chicago Bulls

The Washington Wizards and Chicago Bulls are set to battle in the first round of the playoffs . This could be a highly contested matchup full of blood, sweat and tears. Photo: Geoff Burke-USA Today Sports A sea of red is what fans can expect to witness in the first round playoff matchup between the Washington Wizards and Chicago Bulls. Both squads wear their bright red colors with...
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Bulls already mentally preparing for Wizards series

At the conclusion of Wednesday evening, the final night of the NBA’s 2013-14 regular season, all of the playoff matchups were finalized. The Bulls, the Eastern Conference’s fourth seed, will take on Washington, with Game 1 of the first-round series at 6 p.m. at the United Center. The Bulls’ overtime loss to Charlotte kept them in fourth place to finish the campaign, perhaps...
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Wizards sign 10-year-old cancer survivor to one-day contract

Photo: monumentalnetwork.com USA Today’s Laken Litman reported a heartwarming story this weekend. The Washington Wizards signed a 10-year-old girl to a one-day contract. But, she’s no ordinary 10-year-old. Amaris Jackson plays point guard for her middle-school basketball team. She’s also a cancer survivor. Jackson is battling renal cell carcinoma (a form of kidney cancer)....
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Washington Wizards defeat Orlando Magic, take back sixth spot

Thanks to a victory over the Orlando Magic on Friday night, Bradley Beal and the rest of his crew are currently ahead of the Charlotte Bobcats in the Eastern Conference standings by one game. The Washington Wizards killed two birds with one stone by taking down the Orlando Magic by a score of 96-86 on Friday night and successfully grabbing sixth place in the Eastern Conference. It...
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Wizards' Trevor Ariza reacts to getting pulled over by police

Anyone who has ever been pulled over by a police officer knows the feeling.It doesn't matter how big or small the reason was for getting cited in the first place. All that matters is the fear and dread of coming face-to-face with the law.With that being said, Trevor Ariza of the Washington Wizards decided to give his Instagram followers a candid reaction of himself getting busted...
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