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Umair Khan

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MOST RECENT POSTS

Grade Bradley Beal's season

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With the season officially behind us, it's time to take stock in what the Wizards have accomplished this year. We continue our player evaluations with Bradley Beal.

The set that got Wall loose

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After a shaky start to the game, John Wall finally got loose and toasted the Indiana Pacers defense for 27 points on 11-20 shooting in just three quarters of work. We break down a key new set that...

Breakdown of the breakdown

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The Wizards built up a double-digit lead heading into the half, but after more uneven play from their starters, allowed Indiana to get right back in it. We examine some of the break downs...

Pacers' D swallows up Wall, Wiz

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The Wizards had no chance against Indiana's set defense and looked overwhelmed. How did John Wall and company fail so badly in Game 3?

The Pacers are containing John Wall

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The Pacers have proven to be a difficult matchup for John Wall throughout his NBA career, and that hasn't changed in this playoff series. We explain why Indiana has fared so well limiting the...

Poised, patient Beal carries Wiz in Game 1

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Bradley Beal's youth and inexperience was often exposed during the regular season, but he's shown every bit of that potential we raved about two years ago here in the playoffs. We take a look at...

How Ariza can slow Paul George

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Paul George tore up the Atlanta Hawks in round 1 of the playoffs, but will face a much tougher task in round 2 as he goes up against Trevor Ariza. We break down ways in which Washington can slow...

Trevor Ariza: The Swiss Army knife

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Trevor Ariza has been an integral part of the Wizards' defensive scheme throughout the year, but he stepped up another level against the Bulls. The Wizards don't win without his contributions.

Wizards finish off the Bulls, 75-69

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Trevor Booker, Marcin Gortat, and Nene all came up huge in the decisive Game 5, as they helped the Wizards out-rebound Chicago 49-43, enabling the Wizards to win, 75-69, and advance to the second...

Breakdown: How the D set the tone early in Game 4

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Despite defensive anchor Nene sidelined due to suspension in Game 4, the rest of the starters for Washington stepped up and set the tone very early. We break down the ways they were able stifle...

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