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  1. Terry Crews Shares His Art With Jimmy Kimmel

    Zach Dionne

    Terry Crews is so good at so many things - smiling, screaming/exploding for Old Spice, being one of the best parts of Brooklyn Nine-Nine and Arrested Development Season 4, being jacked - it's already not even fair. BUT, ALSO, HE I...

    Blog | September 04, 2014
  2. The Washington School of Witchcraft and Wizardry

    Zach Lowe

    The Wizards are probably done, but the euphoria over their spirited playoff mini run is justified. Before two weeks ago, the Wiz had won just one playoff series since 1981-82. Think about how incompetent a franchise must be to poop out such a run in...

    Blog | May 13, 2014
  3. 33 Burning Questions From Round 1

    Bill Simmons

    Now THIS is a Round 1, my friends. Do you realize road teams have won 10 of 19 playoff games so far? Do you realize we've had 297 officiating controversies already? Do you realize three 50-win coaches are in real danger of getting canned wi...

    Blog | April 25, 2014
  4. Q&A: Nene on the Wizards, His Health, and the Future

    Zach Lowe

    The Wizards are 7-32 without Nene in the lineup and are 42-46 with him since trading for him at the 2012 deadline in exchange for JaVale McGee, JaVale McGee's antics, and various flotsam. That stat says a lot about both Nene's splendid all-around ski...

    Blog | December 18, 2013
  5. How Efficient Is a Post-up Play?

    Brett Koremenos

    Earlier this week, Grantland ran a Q&A between Zach Lowe and Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens. Among the fun tidbits of basketball knowledge sprinkled throughout this was an interesting conversation about post play. Here is the short exchan...

    Blog | December 13, 2013
  6. NBA Free Agency: On John Wall Getting Paid and Mike Miller's Move...

    Zach Lowe

    The Wizards, always Wizarding around, are on the verge of signing John Wall to the maximum-allowable contract extension — a five-year, $80 million mega-deal that precludes the Wizards from signing any of their other current players, including B...

    Blog | July 25, 2013
  7. Khloe Kardashian and the Game's Alleged Love Child ... and Other ...

    Molly Lambert

    OK! Who Is Khloe Kardashian's Baby Daddy? "Photos of the reality TV star hopping into the tattooed arms of rapper The Game in L.A.'s Runyon Canyon ignited a firestorm of talk that she was cheating on her husband Lamar Odom — a controversy th...

    Blog | March 28, 2013
  8. Is Rockets GM Daryl Morey's plan finally working in Houston?

    Zach Lowe

    After another deadline steal, Daryl Morey's plan may finally be working. Plus: a surging Bobcat, his pouting teammate, and the underrated Nene.

    Story | Conversation | February 26, 2013
  9. Why Kobe joined Twitter and how it relates to 'Real Housewives of...

    Carles

    Why the Lakers legend joined Twitter and what he has in common with Atlanta's housewife honcho.

    Story | Conversation | January 09, 2013
  10. A Fan's Notes: The Unmagical Washington Professional Basketball T...

    Joe House

    There are a number of incredible stories currently populating the sports pages here in the nation's capital. Obviously and quite appropriately, the heroics of His Holiness the Black Jesus Robert Griffin III predominate. Not only does he seem to win a...

    Blog | November 27, 2012
  11. CourtVision: The Heat, the Wizards, and a Tale of Two Cities

    Kirk Goldsberry

    It's never too early in an NBA season to judge a player or team's performance — just ask Mike Brown. The season has just begun, but important trends are already emerging. Some are familiar; some are brand-new. In terms of scoring, as of Friday,...

    Blog | November 26, 2012
  12. Don't Be the Washington Wizards

    Joe House

    Thoughts while recovering from the latest choking-dog hockey disappointment here in the nation's capital ... So we are now officially two weeks removed from the 2011-12 NBA trade deadline, and my favorite team happened to be involved in the big...

    Blog | March 29, 2012
  13. Nene, Leandro Barbosa, JaVale McGee, and the life of recently tra...

    Jonathan Abrams

    What happens when you get traded?

    Story | Conversation | March 28, 2012
  14. JaVale! We Take It All Back!

    Chris Ryan

    Just the other day, Denver coach George Karl compared new Nugget JaVale McGee (acquired in a trade with Washington for Nene) to Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, saying "I think he plays a little bit like Kareem, but he's a defensive Kareem more than an offensive...

    Blog | March 22, 2012
  15. B.S. Report: Greg Wyshynski and Joe House

    Bill Simmons

    We went back to simpler times on the BS Report today ... you know, those days when there were two winter sports to discuss and we needed to split a podcast up into two parts to properly cover both of them. In Part 1, Yahoo!'s Greg Wyshynski (o...

    Blog | November 29, 2011