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Contenders or Pretenders: Western Conference playoff picture

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The Western Conference is a tight race every year with elite teams in bunches. This year is no different as there’s already multiple 50-win teams with about a month of NBA basketball left. With few mediocre teams in the conference, I will look to group them into Contenders, Middle of the Pack, and Pretenders. This […]

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Wizards Fall in Home Court Return

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After going 4-1 on their road trip, the Washington Wizards returned home for a disappointing loss to the Dallas Mavericks.  This is the second time Washington has lost back-to-back games in three weeks. Fast Start on Homecoming Return With playoff positioning on the line, both teams started off hot.  Washington scored 39 points in the […]

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Dirk Nowitzki becomes 6th NBA Player ever to reach 30K points

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One of, if not, the best foreign-born player ever to grace the NBA is Dirk Nowitzki. The 7-foot German came into the league a stick figure and his NBA future was uncertain. Dirk’s dedication to the gym with his legendary shooting coach got him to the milestone of 30,000 career points. The epic achievement was […]

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Laughing Stock: The Current Los Angeles Lakers

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The Los Angeles Lakers are a team in current disarray. They’ve suffered five straight losses but looked promising in a win against the Pacers 108-96. After that win, the roller coaster continued in the following match-up against the Dallas Mavericks. The Lakers – Mavericks game ended in a rout by a score of 122-73. This 49-point […]