1. What Rockets Fans Should Take Away from Dwight Howard's Season with LA Lakers

    The Houston Rockets made the biggest splash of the offseason, signing Dwight Howard to a four-year contract worth over $88 million...

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  2. Washington Wizards: How John Wall Can Live Up to His Contract

    In 2010, the Washington Wizards had their first No. 1 overall pick since their selection of Kwame Brown in 2002. They used it well on John Wall ...

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  3. Why the Brooklyn Nets' Motley Crew of Stars Can Beat the Heat

    With a big offseason headlined by a July 10 blockbuster trade with the Boston Celtics, the Brooklyn Nets have positioned themselves to compete in the Eastern Conference...

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  4. Washington Wizards: 10 Worst Roster Moves of the Past 10 Years

    The NBA is a tricky business, and Washington Wizards general manager Ernie Grunfeld has struggled at times in the past 10 years to remain consistently on the good side of it...

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  5. Diagnosing the Washington Wizards' Remaining Roster Flaws

    By electing to keep intact a roster that won only 29 games a year ago, the Washington Wizards and GM Ernie Grunfeld altered their offseason strategy over the past three seasons in 2013...

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  6. Ranking the Top 25 Players in Washington Wizards History

    For a franchise that has undergone a number of changes since its 1961 inaugural season, the Washington Wizards have seen their fair share of All-Star-caliber players...

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  7. Where Are the Washington Wizards Top Draft Picks from Past 5 Years?

    There is some hype surrounding the 2013-14 Washington Wizards , and it's directly related to success in the past few drafts...

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  8. Ranking the Worst Washington Wizards Uniforms Ever

    Before I dive into this ranking, a few obvious details should first be addressed. The Wizards current red, white and blue uniforms finished at No. 6 in a recent ESPN ranking, as made evident by SB Nation’s Jeff Newman ...

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  9. Early Win-Loss Predictions for Washington Wizards Next Season

    There is a lot of excitement surrounding the Washington Wizards as they prepare for the 2013-14 NBA campaign...

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  10. Early Win-Loss Predictions for Charlotte Bobcats Next Season

    Announcing plans to change your team name, as the Charlotte Bobcats committed to this past week , is a classic organizational move to put the past behind...

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  11. Charlotte Bobcats: Can Al Jefferson and Co. Lift Team to Respectability?

    The Charlotte Bobcats made their biggest free-agent splash in franchise history this past July 4, signing nine-year veteran Al Jefferson to a three-year deal worth over $40 million...

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  12. NBA Teams with Best Chances of Escaping Rebuilding Cycle in 2013-14

    It is a term no fan ever wants to hear their coach or GM use. Rebuilding. Rebuilding is what the Cleveland Browns have been up to for 15 years...

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  13. Power Ranking Every Current Charlotte Bobcat

    The Charlotte Bobcats have struggled as a franchise in recent years. When your 21-61 record is not nearly as bad as the seven wins you posted two years ago, things have been difficult for your team...

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  14. Power Ranking Every Washington Wizards Player Already on Roster

    With a 29-53 record this past season and a plethora of injuries, one would not expect the 2013-14 Washington Wizards to be contending for a playoff spot in the Eastern Conference...

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  15. Checklist for Cody Zeller to Prosper with the Charlotte Bobcats

    The Charlotte Bobcats continued the draft day theme of surprising selections when they shook up big boards and selected Indiana ’s Cody Zeller at No. 4 in the 2013 NBA draft...

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  16. Checklist for Otto Porter to Thrive with the Washington Wizards

    With several top-end prospects still on the board, the Washington Wizards opted to select a nearby Georgetown product, Otto Porter, with the No. 3 overall pick in the 2013 NBA draft...

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  17. Miami Football: Which 2013 Recruits Will Emerge for the Hurricanes

    A critical part of the University of Miami’s 2012 season was the play of then-freshman Duke Johnson...

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  18. Washington Wizards: Biggest Issues Behind the Franchise's Playoff Drought

    When a franchise only musters 19 road wins in three seasons, that franchise is in a state of disarray. This losing culture that characterizes the Washington Wizards , and has even ...

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  19. Baltimore Ravens: 4 Role Players Who Must Play Huge in Week 1

    The Baltimore Ravens kick off their regular season when they host the Cincinnati Bengals at 7 p.m. ET on September 10, for the first game of the annual season-opening Monday night doubleheader...

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  20. New York Yankees: 4 Reasons Derek Jeter Is Still an Elite SS

    At 38-years-old and hitting a solid .317 average, the best mark of any shortstop in the majors, Yankees captain Derek Jeter is once again dominating the baseball world...

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  21. Fantasy Football Sleepers 2012: Greg Olsen and 5 Other Late-Round Steals

    Every fantasy player’s dream is to go upside-heavy at the end of his or her draft en route to finding two or three gems that take their team from steady to the No.1 point-producing lineup week after week...

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  22. Could Andray Blatche Be Final Piece to Minnesota Timberwolves' Puzzle?

    The Minnesota Timberwolves made a number of moves this offseason to solidify themselves in the playoff mix in the always competitive Western Conference. According to 1500ESPN , they took a look at Andray Blatche...

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  23. West Virginia Football: What You Need to Know About Mountaineers' Top Seniors

    The No. 11 ranked team in the AP and USA Today polls is entering its first year as a part of the Big 12 conference—a conference far superior to the Big East conference that they have left behind...

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  24. Florida State Football: 7 Keys to Winning the Week 4 Clemson Game

    After three straight home games and a tough ACC opener against quarterback Tanner Price and the Wake Forest Demon Deacons, the Florida State Seminoles play host to their first ranked opponent of the year, No...

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  25. MLB Trade Speculation: Why Diamondbacks Should Deal Justin Upton This Winter

    A year removed from a 94-win season and a National League West title, the Diamondbacks are in a bit of flux as the 2012 season heads into its closing months...

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